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Here are some links you may want to check out. Your aren’t the only guy with a honkin’ big trailer eating you out of house and home.

http://www1.eere.energy.gov/vehiclesandfuels/pdfs/hvso_2006/02_mccallen.pdf

A lot of BS but some usable stuff in there.

http://www.solusinc.com/pdf/2003-01-3377.pdf

An oldie but goodie. Especially pg. 10-18

http://www.freightwing.com/

Proprietary but shows the direction to go.

http://www.alunet.net/shownews.asp?ID=1166&type=3

The exotic Italian solution.

A lot of stuff to chop through but it shows you the way the big boys are thinking.
 

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Thanks man I will check it out. BTW PM sent.
 

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More on aerodynamics

http://www.soton.ac.uk/ses/outreach/greenpower/dragcoefficient.html

Page through it. Lots of good stuff.


Does this look vaguely familiar?

http://www.evworld.com/article.cfm?storyid=774

http://www.evworld.com/article.cfm?storyid=870

Unfortunately he has done nothing more with it.


Wanna get extreme? There’s a Civic in there…somewhere.

http://www.cleanmpg.com/photos/showphoto.php/photo/2448/cat/546

http://www.cleanmpg.com/photos/showphoto.php/photo/3074/cat/546

http://www.cleanmpg.com/photos/showphoto.php/photo/3075/cat/546

http://www.cleanmpg.com/photos/showphoto.php/photo/3076/cat/546

http://www.cleanmpg.com/photos/showphoto.php/photo/3077/cat/546

http://www.cleanmpg.com/photos/showphoto.php/photo/3078/cat/546

http://www.cleanmpg.com/photos/showgallery.php?cat=500&ppuser=18

More innovative but even rougher than my stuff. If he gets the fab done to his satisfaction and meets a good body man/painter, this will be a wild looking car. Apparently, he already gets excellent performance.
 

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I've seen that toyota article before, and that civic as well. The guy with the civic really went all out.
 
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