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Old 03-17-2018, 02:31 PM   #118 (permalink)
All Darc
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After they added new side windows, to open like in usual cars, the project got f...up. Worse aerodynamics, worse MPG, got uggly... But Steve Farbbo said in a interview the aerodynamics got better...
Without speek about the weight...quite heavy for a 2 seater vehicle.

But the most absurd was they said was expecting the drag to be CD: 0,05, like Morelli theoric, and the CD of 0,11 for type 1 version was a surprise for them. Everyone with basic knowledge should know the theoric number can't be reached after add wheels, even with good streamlined covers for wheels.

Originally Posted by aerohead View Post
For the X-Prize competition the team reported Cd 0.165 for the car.Not too shabby!

Last edited by All Darc; 03-17-2018 at 04:39 PM..
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