Aston Martin wants hyper-car to be faster than F1 cars

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Re: Aston Martin wants hyper-car to be faster than F1 cars

Post by roon » Sat Jun 17, 2017 10:54 pm

Also, the sharp trailing edge was replaced by a tall engine vent.

Some F1 similarities: the front wing appears to have a "neutral" section and two elements outboard. This should generate an equivalent Y250 type vortex.

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I wonder if they make it all the way to the back of the car; the diffuser seems nicely shaped to accept them.

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Re: Aston Martin wants hyper-car to be faster than F1 cars

Post by Nickel » Sun Jun 18, 2017 3:54 am

I don't see a neutral section? What does the underside look like? Why on earth would you implement a complicated vortex like that? It only exists in f1 because of the rules: neutral section transition creates this vortex anyways so you use it to your advantage to control the tire wake or seal the floor or whatever. In the absence of rules, all these problems have simple solutions that don't require losing downforce-generating areas.

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Re: Aston Martin wants hyper-car to be faster than F1 cars

Post by humble sabot » Sun Jun 18, 2017 4:52 pm

I think the centre section has to be flatter anyway, making it more like a splitter. There's not much use to directing the air upwards there since there's a flat roof over the whole front, and it's even lower in the middle. Pretty sure Newey put in those big fender holes, and angled the flow guide behind the front wheel outwards because the front section needed more expansion.
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Re: Aston Martin wants hyper-car to be faster than F1 cars

Post by roon » Sun Jun 18, 2017 10:27 pm

Nickel wrote:
Sun Jun 18, 2017 3:54 am
I don't see a neutral section? What does the underside look like?
I posted two images of exactly these things. Note the parenthesis I used around the word neutral, and words such a "similarities" & "equivalent." The wing has a single element in the center, flanked by two-element sections at either end. It would seem inevitable that spillover will be created from this design, resulting in something like a Y250 in terms of location and direction of rotation.
Nickel wrote:
Sun Jun 18, 2017 3:54 am
Why on earth would you implement a complicated vortex like that?
A wingtip vortex is all it is—most subsonic wings exhibit them. Why do you consider it a complicated phenomenon?

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Re: Aston Martin wants hyper-car to be faster than F1 cars

Post by variante » Thu Jun 22, 2017 11:04 am

roon wrote:
Sat Jun 17, 2017 10:54 pm
I wonder if they make it all the way to the back of the car; the diffuser seems nicely shaped to accept them.
The big vortices under the diffuser rotate in the opposite way compared to the Y250s

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Re: Aston Martin wants hyper-car to be faster than F1 cars

Post by roon » Thu Jun 22, 2017 4:12 pm

True, and they'd fill the outer radiuses. Wasn't commenting on them. The inner radiuses being filled with these pseudo y250s. Their counterrotation being beneficial in this scenario.

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Re: Aston Martin wants hyper-car to be faster than F1 cars

Post by SR71 » Fri Jun 23, 2017 7:44 pm

1130 HP
1000 HP coming from 6.5L V12 - 153.85 HP/L
2,270 pounds

http://jalopnik.com/aston-martin-valkyr ... 1796352960

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Re: Aston Martin wants hyper-car to be faster than F1 cars

Post by Just_a_fan » Fri Jun 23, 2017 8:04 pm

153bhp/litre? Sorry, but that is sounding a bit far fetched - no naturally-aspirated road car engine has ever got close to that.
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Re: Aston Martin wants hyper-car to be faster than F1 cars

Post by lawnmower » Fri Jun 23, 2017 10:32 pm

Just_a_fan wrote:
Fri Jun 23, 2017 8:04 pm
153bhp/litre? Sorry, but that is sounding a bit far fetched - no naturally-aspirated road car engine has ever got close to that.
Ferrari 458 - 134 hp/L

This may be possible on a hyper car

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Re: Aston Martin wants hyper-car to be faster than F1 cars

Post by Andres125sx » Fri Jun 23, 2017 10:47 pm

It´s looking good, at any angle

specially this one =P~ =P~
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I know it´s old and the diffuser will be different, but that does not relevant in this angle, I watched the pic from a link to an older article and simply had to click, this is what I call a mindblowing design



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