Graph of the Day
Cautions
Graph of the Day
Graph of the Day
Aerodynamics
Montage of speed-related pictures
Aerodynamic Forces
a scatter plot showing no correlation between starting and finishing positions in the Daytona 500 from 2012-2014
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Aerodynamic Forces

From the Lab Notebook: Las Vegas and the Mysteriously Missing Oil Tank Cover

As we head for Las Vegas this weekend, I thought I’d repost on of my most popular posts from stockcarscience.com on 3/5/2008 since the redirects for the old stockcarscience.com site don’t work reliably. The post is about Carl Edwards’ 2008 win at Las Vegas when the team was subsequently fined for having their oil tank cover lid askew at the end of the race. I have edited the post extensively, adding some new information and better graphics. […]

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