A Mazda patent dated Sept. 28 describes an interesting design for an active rear spoiler, a design different than what we’ve seen on cars before, but also strangely similar-looking to a design detail on Mazda’s 2015 RX-Vision rotary concept. Was that always the plan, and we’re just finding out about it now?
Air: that pain in the ass but life-giving stuff that keeps cars from going fast. Okay, so air is necessary for an internal combustion engine to, you know, run, but other than that, it’s a real drag. LOL. ROFL. GET IT. Thankfully the 2018 Lamborghini Huracán Performante has a way to game the system.
How do you make Ferrari's track-only, customer development project faster? A smidge more power helps, but the real difference is going to come from rear wings that rotate forward and back to adjust downforce front-to-rear based on steering input, lateral g forces, acceleration and speed. This is the next big step in…