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Old 07-05-2011, 12:02 PM   #141 (permalink)
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And this thing the name of which escapes me.
That'll be the Twizy. Not much aero going on with that thing though it's a fantastic little thing. Not driven one yet but had a (proper!) sit in one at Geneva and loved it.

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Old 07-07-2011, 01:10 PM   #143 (permalink)
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Is there an image from the front of this car? I'd like to see the side overhang. And are the vertical fins there for ... stability?
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Is there an image from the front of this car? I'd like to see the side overhang. And are the vertical fins there for ... stability?
If you google image search Panhard LM64 there are loads of images of that car. It was sold recently I think. There was a previous Panhard LM car which looks a little like a Porsche 356.

If you also google "Index of volumetric efficiency" and "le mans" there are a load of small engined and slippery cars designed to compete in that now, sadly, removed class of endurance racing.
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Thanks, I did not know anything about the car, other than the original source - which I provided a link to.

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The Cd of the Panhard LM64 is an amazingly low 0.12, according to this page!

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This basic vehicle shape later returned in the S40 (2nd gen) S60 (1 gen) and S80
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Here is an interesting one.


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