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Old 03-02-2011, 08:38 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello,

VW has a couple of interesting concepts:


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Decent aerodynamics, in general, and in my opinion they are a good size, too.

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Old 03-02-2011, 09:05 AM   #2 (permalink)
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At first glance, the first one reminds me the Audi A2

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Sadly while my 15 years old car has Cd .31, Renault since has only few models with Cd <.30, despite multiplying aero details, and can't stop increasing frontal area.

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Increasing frontal area seems to be an illness not only of new cars, but also of their drivers and passengers
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If we overlay the aero template on her she might not do too badly...
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