Tire spats

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Properly designed tire spats or contoured deflectors direct flow around tires in such a way that drag is reduced without increasing outward flow enough to increase wake.

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User Name Car Make, Model, Year Cost of Mod Time to Perform Mod MPG Before Mod MPG After Mod MPG improvement guess Instruction Link
Echo-Francis Toyota Echo 2005 0$ (Coroplast) 15 Mins per Spats (2) Not tested. Echo-Francis Front Wheels Deflectors

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