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Old 01-09-2013, 08:07 PM   #492 (permalink)
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So you move the batteries a bit to get your butt lower! Get your butt lower, lower the roofline, reduce frontal area by 1/4 sq ft. Of course I was not involved in designing or building the car so I don't know the constraints. Playing armchair car designer is fun, though.

It could easily be a bit longer- as we know, length can be good for aero as well. They are Civic HX wheels, the same kind I'm buying for Ren.
He gave me a dollar. A blood-soaked dollar.
I cannot get the spot out but it's okay; It still works in the store
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