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Old 01-01-2011, 01:27 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by JasonG View Post
Makes sense though. Same principle of why wagons and stretch limos get better FE.
Apparently flow reattachment over length is more important than I thought it was.
That would explain why all of those late model pickup trucks have such high beds. They're almost like open-topped versions of the traditional van body.
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