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Old 11-01-2014, 05:25 AM   #34 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Old Tele man View Post
Excellent "proof-of-design"...now, about them acting like aerodynamic "brakes."
Clearly the panels are there for downforce. It's a race car, and the guy didn't have anything else but some solar panels laying around to make the wings.
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