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Old 08-12-2020, 11:40 AM   #40 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by kach22i View Post
Plasma is such a drag.


Again, this is ballistic flow, not germane to road vehicles.
For it to be magnetohydrodynamics, we'd be introducing an electric potential, to accelerate the air itself to create jet thrust. I can't imagine that the mechanical efficiency could exceed that of an electric traction motor. It's a second law of thermodynamics fail.
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