Awesome Thread... [Automotive Edition]

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I thought the whole purpose of the downforce fan was to eliminate the rear wing.
 

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I had no idea about this. 1.5 l V16 is just the kind of madness that makes racing awesome.

So, what is that...about 1/3 cup for each cylinder's displacement? 6 tablespoons, give or take?
 

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It is an hour spent with the designer of the 63 Corvette reminiscing about his early career (19 hired at GM).
 
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To me it's like an evolution of the DeLorean concept and an Audi Quattro concept. I see the Pony Coupe hints in it but that comes afterwards.

It's great no matter what it reminds me of.
 

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Oh my, that thing makes a Suzuki Carry look stable!

I looked on the website and it has an optional, removable 30kWh battery with a 10kWh or 15kWh fixed pack. All three solar panels combined have a peak of 820 Watts, which isn't terrible for free energy but it's hardly going to recharge the batteries while you're parked.
 
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