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Sep 25, 2008 | ID: 17019

The Volvo Cars Wind Tunnel, test of a Volvo C30

The Volvo Cars Wind Tunnel, test of a Volvo C30
Testing aerodynamics - 8,2 meter diameter, 5 Megawatt fan capable of creating wind speeds of up to 250km/h in the Volvo Cars Wind Tunnel. Volvo C30 1.6D DRIVe in Volvo Cars Wind Tunnel. The wheels and tires are supported by rotating flat steel belts. The airflow around and under the car is improved by the DRIVe's aerodynamic wheels and underbody, helping to reduce the aerodynamic drag by more than 10%.
Keywords:
C30, Environment, Facilities, Technology, Exterior, Detail, Other

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