Who wants to drive in a Fish?

Dr Natural
June 6th 2007

mercedes bionic

Behold the BoxFish, Mercedes' bionic concept car. This tropical fish is outstandingly streamlined. Its engineers were able to achieve a wind drag coefficient of just 0.06 in the wind tunnel. In addition to superb aerodynamics and a lightweight construction concept derived from nature, the 103 kW/140-hp diesel engine and innovative SCR technology greatly contribute to fuel economy and a further reduction in exhaust emissions.

In other words: German Car Fans rule.

mercedes bionic

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Hendrik-Jan Grievink
Posted 12/06/2007 – 01:20

The other, day I read a comment by someone who made an analogy between the effect of windtunnels on car design and the effect of google on website design. I wanted to leave it with that.

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