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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Flight testing will determine whether flexible trailing-edge wing flaps are a viable approach to improve aerodynamic efficiency and reduce noise generated during takeoffs and landings.
The Titanium ECOnetic models cost from PS16,345 and add 14in 5-spoke alloy wheels, Auto Start-Stop, lowered suspension to improve aerodynamic efficiency, power foldable mirrors with puddle lights, LED day running lights, SONY DAB audio with SYNC, EATC air conditioning, lumbar adjustment, rear privacy glass, automatic headlights, auto-dimming rear view mirror, centre console with arm rest, perimeter alarm, velour floor mats and cruise control.
Another strong result is expected in Singapore but Bottas believes the car will find it difficult to compete for another podium finish with its aerodynamic efficiency less effective on the demanding and tight Singapore roads.
Williams have already shown their car has both straight line speed and aerodynamic efficiency.
This is accomplished most notably via a 90kg weight reduction and a ten per cent improvement in aerodynamic efficiency.
Small styling changes to the nose of the car have also improved its aerodynamic efficiency.
These high-performance SABIC materials help reduce weight by about 35 percent, improve aerodynamic efficiency and achieve the desired styling vs.
These high-performance Sabic materials help reduce weight by about 35 per cent, improve aerodynamic efficiency and achieve the desired styling vs glass.
To assess aerodynamic efficiency, wheelchairs have been blasted with air in wind tunnels built by defence firm BAE Systems and used to develop the Eurofighter Typhoon jet, it added.
The overall result is a very compact car with a lower centre of gravity that is further back in the chassis, and a level of aerodynamic efficiency that sets new standards, it said.
5 metre tall tips on the A320 will improve aerodynamic efficiency, reduce drag and lower fuel consumption.
Clever new technologies such as Active Grille Shutter fitted as standard help optimise the aerodynamic efficiency of the vehicle at high-speed and reduce the fuel consumption of the Focus.