Bright’s Plug-In Car: Aerodynamics Are Key

Revenge of the Electric Car

Like Paul MacCready’s original design for the Impact that established the world’s lowest drag coefficient of.195, Bright will be building cars that “do more with less&# , a philosophy MacCready was famous for (and the title of a wonderful biography on him). It’ll be interesting to see how their vehicles compare to all the rest in terms of efficiency. At the end of this article, Prof. The traditional technique for making cars] uses a lot of steel.&#.

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