Effects of rear spoilers on ground vehicle aerodynamic drag


Hamut H. S. , El-Emam R. S. , Aydin M. , Dincer I.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NUMERICAL METHODS FOR HEAT & FLUID FLOW, cilt.24, ss.627-642, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 24 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1108/hff-03-2012-0068
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NUMERICAL METHODS FOR HEAT & FLUID FLOW
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.627-642

Özet

Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to examine the aerodynamic effects of rear spoiler geometry on a sports car. Today, due to economical, safety and even environmental concerns, vehicle aerodynamics play a much more significant role in design considerations and rear spoilers play a major role in this area.