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Features: Back when aero testing was simple

Back when aero testing was simple, it involved just tufts of yarn, a confident friend, and maybe some toll money.

Columns: Peter Brock explains where the spoiler as we know it came from

Aerodynamic aids are no-brainers on a modern race car, but where did the spoiler come from? Peter Brock weighs in on the subject.

Columns: How a streamlined Mercedes SSKL and the Shelby Daytona Coupe overcame the same obstacle–decades apart

What do Reinhard von Koenig-Fachsenfeld's streamlined Mercedes SSKL and the Shelby Daytona Coupe have in common? Both were designed to overcome aerodynamic limitations.

Columns: Shelby Daytona Coupe and Alfa Romeo TZ1: Different designs, same influence | Column

Think the Cobra Daytona Coupe and Alfa Romeo TZ1 look similar? Both designs drew aerodynamic inspiration from the same source.

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Giving our Miata the aero edge that it really deserves

We’d tripled our Miata’s OEM horsepower via an LFX swap, and this fact sent chills down our spine: We’ve raced this car at Daytona, and even with only …

How to build a splitter on any budget | Project LS-Swapped 350Z

Can you spend hundreds of thousands of dollars designing and building a splitter for your track car? Yes. Do you have to spend that amount for a splitter? Absolutely not.

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