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    Default Vortex(VORTEKZ) Generators

    The principal seems to make sense, but what do you think to these?



    http://www.vortekz.com/generators.htm#gal

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    on a vectra,....... simply NO.

    On an evo yes.

    On anything else .......... NO

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    Ummmm....pointless unless uv got a rear wheel drive or 4x4 car!

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    Hedge hog springs to mind.

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    didnt somebody have these on their vec?

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    VXR CDTI, Can you explain your theory please? Vortex generators are effective in a number of places, doesn't matter what the drive system is. They control airflow over the car body and reduce drag.
    I did look into having a carbon fibre one made for my vec but the cost is prohibitive. They need to be completely correct for the car they're fitted to and this takes time and effort, not just a case of sticking them on anyway you think is right.


    The higher the performance car, the more effective they become.

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    Anyone here own their own wind tunnel...?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Penfold101 View Post
    Anyone here own their own wind tunnel...?
    Beans anyone?

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    May as well stick these on the back of the car:




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    Ha Ha, haven't seen them on here for a while. Do a search for Spoons Fins.

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