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Old 07-22-2019, 03:38 PM   #10 (permalink)
M_a_t_t
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How much hp and torque does an a/c clutch hold up to? Maybe you could go electro-magnetic clutch on the rear wheel to retain engine braking?
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At 55 mph, a 10% drag reduction translates to a 5% increase in fuel economy. At 70mph,a 10% drag reduction translates into a 6% increase -Phil Knox (Aerohead), Aerodynamics Seminar #2
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My other hobbies have no ROI (making things go fast). So I'm having fun modding my car for better mileage and the side effect is that I save money on gas day to day.
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