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Old 01-13-2005, 06:09 PM   #19
satrya
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Originally Posted by porque
I couldn't find this info. What did they say? I've always assumed the WRX spoiler doesn't provide any downforce.
It does something, although not very significant imho. Here's a thread linking to an even older thread (for the bugeye model), see post#11:
http://forums.nasioc.com/forums/show...ighlight=uk300
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Originally posted by Simon Lines
Hi Guys

The following (long) post is (some) of the mira report we commissioned.
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MIRA Full size wind tunnel
16 OCTOBER 2000
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The standard WRX has a drag power requirement of 60.5 bhp at 100 mph, front lift is 59.2 lbs. rear 75 lbs.
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The addition of the low WRX wing has no effect on drag but reduces rear lift by 19.3 lbs. and adds 12.2 lbs. of lift to the front.
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