aerodynamic efficiency

aerodynamic efficiency

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A measure that assesses a design to generate aerodynamic forces for efficient flight parameters. The most common measure of aerodynamic efficiency is the lift/drag ratio. See also lift/drag ratio.
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Its elegant sides and exemplary range of standard features such as deployable flush door handles and integrated rear spoiler all improve aerodynamic efficiency, while the foil-stamped grille gives the vehicles front profile an undeniable presence.
The high-tech look is augmented by low-drag elements that accentuate the clean design: the door handles sit flush to the car, while the air curtain -- in conjunction with the air tunnel inside the D-pillar -- maximises aerodynamic efficiency.
On paper, people will assume that Spa should suit our car because it is a circuit where aerodynamic efficiency is extremely important," Mercedes motorsport chief Toto Wolff said.
With unprecedented higher pressure for improving vehicle's aerodynamic efficiency, it is inevitable to incorporate multiple performance attributes for the optimization of vehicle design.
Incredibly, the aerodynamic efficiency of the 720S - the ratio between downforce and drag - is more than double that of the 650S Super Series.
They found that the oil did not drift as rapidly as the ships did, and that the slick resembled a wake that had better aerodynamic efficiency compared to the choppiness of the surrounding waves.
The Levante is here to excite any sports car driver counting on performance-oriented features, such as the extensive use of lightweight materials, ideal 50-50% weight distribution, the lowest centre of gravity and the best aerodynamic efficiency in its segment.
The model features a larger rear diffuser which, combined with a massive top-mounted wing, contributes to greatly improve downforce and aerodynamic efficiency.
As a result, the cold air with a higher density is drawn in from outside the vehicle and further compressed by the high aerodynamic efficiency.
With its intelligent appeal and reduced, technoid look, it perfectly embodies our design philosophy of sensual purity and our pursuit of aerodynamic efficiency.
We will add instrumentation to the aircraft to help us learn about the structural dynamics, stability and control derivatives, and the all-important aerodynamic efficiency.
Mimicking nature, the A350 XWB wings are fitted with unique high-lift devices adapting the wing shape during the flight for maximum aerodynamic efficiency.