After a long period when drag factors
remained anonymous--a far cry from the early 1980s when some carmakers etched the Cd figure into the rear quarterglass--quoting them has become fashionable again.
The aerodynamic shape of the saloon has been carefully crafted to ensure a lower drag factor
than Lily Savage.
Prior to the research discussed in this article, fundamental experiments were conducted by GMPT to obtain the sand grain size distribution, sand-covered vent behavior, and drag factor
between air and binder-coated sand.
The firm said the recent roll-out of a slew of new monochrome inkjet printers and related products, the largest launch in its history, had been a drag factor
on earnings and revenue in the current quarter and would take a further toll in the December quarter.
The drag factor
of the roadway involved must also be known to use this formula.
When the drag factor
is lessened, the bullet retains more of its velocity/energy for a flatter trajectory and more terminal (on target) energy.
Sterling, which on a tradeweighted basis is now at its strongest level since 2008, is increasingly being viewed by manufacturers as a big drag factor
, according to surveys.
Volkswagen reckons its drag factor
is around half that of typical modern cars and that in part contributes to its extraordinary fuel economy.
But unlike the stock markets and the stocks and shares equities, the real estate market has a drag factor
- remove roof/bike racks if not in use.
But whatever you think of its looks, its unique shape gives the A2 the lowest drag factor
in its class.
Cork expects that the millennium drag factor
will start to lessen by the fourth quarter of this year.