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Old 11-09-2003, 05:32 PM   #1
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Question Whats the function of a Roofscoop?

i see it on rally cars and stuff, whats the purpose?
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Old 11-09-2003, 05:48 PM   #2
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It blows more air into the cabin to cool the driver and navigator (no AC in rally cars)
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Old 11-09-2003, 06:56 PM   #3
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It blows more air into the cabin to cool the driver and navigator (no AC in rally cars)
that and it looks cool



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Old 11-09-2003, 09:19 PM   #4
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ya i kinda figured that, but why dont you see too many them on other race cars?
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Old 11-09-2003, 11:11 PM   #5
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ya i kinda figured that, but why dont you see too many them on other race cars?
aerodynamics for the most part
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Old 11-10-2003, 01:40 AM   #6
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aerodynamics for the most part

yep. it sucks in alot of air and kinda "wastes" some potential wind flow. comforting for the drivers though.
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Old 11-10-2003, 01:50 AM   #7
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ya i kinda figured that, but why dont you see too many them on other race cars?
thats because other race cars can (and sometimes required) to have their windows down.
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Old 11-10-2003, 01:18 PM   #8
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i see it on rally cars and stuff, whats the purpose?
no ashtray on teh rallAy kar, NOOB.
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Old 11-10-2003, 01:34 PM   #9
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its because other race cars dont go thru dirt, snow, dust, and rain
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