Friday Flashback: this movie about the 1930s’ Chevy Streamliners (Film) is from an era when aerodynamics was more about looks than science.
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How will global demands for motorcycle fuel efficiency affect the motorcycle marketplace?
IndyCar will debut new bodywork and aerodynamic package starting in 2018. The new package will look like cars from the days of CART and Champ Car racing.
The Haas Formula One team will introduce a new double wave wing at Monza this weekend, and I will be there to see if it works. Stay tuned!
Is it a question of biofuel vs. hybrid technology, or is it something more? The Big Difference Between IndyCar And Formula 1: Money, Lots Of It!
Many manufacturers are rushing plug-in hybrid cars to market, but most of then are sedans. Where at the plug-in crossovers and SUVs people really want?
Formula E is seeking proposals from battery suppliers and chassis manufacturers for the 2018 racing season, which will begin Year Five for the electric racing series.
The McLaren MP4-X concept Formula One race car has an enclosed cockpit for driver safety and innovative aerodynamics to reduce drag and increase top speeds,
Tesla Suv out for a ride on 280, aka the test track. pic.twitter.com/HFoN56FRis — John Donnelly (@JKDmobile) February 27, 2015 According to Elon Musk, the Tesla Model X won’t be revealed in full until the electric automaker is ready to start taking orders. That’s because there are supposedly new features that haven’t been mentioned to […]
When Karl Schlör hacked up a Mercedes 170H to create his egg-y streamliner in 1939, it was anyone’s guess how good it was. Watch it get put it to the test!
Acabion’s DaVinci is the world’s most aerodynamic car, and it promises 400 MPH, 12000 MPG, and looks only a mother could love- but could it be the future?
The 2015 Ford F-150 has been the focus of a lot of attention \due to its new lightweight aluminum body, but engineers improved the aerodynamics as well.
Lessons learned from the Volkswagen XL1 will be applied to the next-generation Volkswagen Golf, which is already being designed to the Euro5 standards.
With this year’s Le Mans race barely over, race car builder Zytec is already hard at work on its endurance racing chassis for 2016. Zytec plans to have cars available for testing in 2015 so they will be race ready the following year. With Le Mans rules encouraging innovative power trains and alternative fuels, chassis […]
If you watch NASCAR racing, you know that two cars traveling nose to tail are faster than one car driving alone on the track. That’s because the cars racing together have less aerodynamic drag to overcome. Bicycle racers use the same wind cheating strategy. You may have experienced this yourself on the highway. If you get […]
In a recent comparison test by Car & Driver, the Tesla Model S was proven to have the lowest drag coefficient, beating out four aerodynamic competitors.