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Old 04-02-2021, 05:12 PM   #3761 (permalink)
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Someone ascribed Cd 0.32 for the car.
BTW, their production version of I-Pace looks like a fat version of this one. But I-Pace Cd is declared as 0.29.


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Old 04-02-2021, 06:59 PM   #3762 (permalink)
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Old 04-02-2021, 07:13 PM   #3763 (permalink)
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Old 04-09-2021, 08:34 AM   #3765 (permalink)
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1921 Rumpler Tropfenwagen sedan - photo
https://www.homemadetools.net/forum/...an-photo-84545


What's with the mismatched wheels?

Is this a modern photo?
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Old 04-09-2021, 08:43 AM   #3766 (permalink)
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Front edges are rounded and it has a long aspect ratio.

Not sure the roof tapers down, looks like a perspective illusion.

1955 GMC L'Universelle concept minivan - photo
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Oh my, the roof does indeed taper downward.

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Mercedes-Benz unveils modular concept vehicle that transforms from car to van
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Seems to get around the 26-27 degree upper cone of vision rule via skylite.

Plus the fact it's one of those self-driving car/vans.

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