Comparison_of_two_Scions - Mileage estimates in the city do...

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Comparison of two cars with identical engines, transmissions, etc., but different aerodynamics Scion XA EPA Mileage estimate with manual transmission: 32 City, 37 Highway . Scion XB EPA Mileage estimate with manual transmission: 30 City, 33 Highway . Conclusions :
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Unformatted text preview: Mileage estimates in the city do not differ very much, since aerodynamic drag is a small percentage of total drag at low speeds. • Mileage estimates on the highway differ more significantly, since aerodynamic drag is much more significant at highway speeds....
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This note was uploaded on 07/23/2008 for the course ME 33 taught by Professor Cimbala during the Fall '05 term at Pennsylvania State University, University Park.

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