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Zed police

Discussion in 'Spotted? Give 'em a wave!' started by Woody100, Jan 10, 2014.

  1. Woody100

    Woody100 Zorg Addict

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    Spotted this MX5 this afternoon and was wondering if you did this to your Zed would you instantly be arrested by the Zed Police !!!!

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  2. t-tony

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    Yes Woody you probably would and then they would drop you off just over the river from me, there's a large, comfy hotel there called Rampton.lol
     
  3. bessieblue

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    Er yep wait till the Badman see this
     
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    I think you should be arrested by the real police for defacing a car.LOL:yuck:

    Mike
     
  5. Stormy_be

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    depends....if the Z is on a trailer behind my LR, going to the track....that would be fine, right?

    ...On normal roads the spoiler will only mess up his MPG
     
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  6. Woody100

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    I thought the idea of a rear spoiler was to force air up and the back which forces the car down to the road improving handling and not from shielding the driver from the sun !!!
     
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    Also looks like his rear quarter panel and the bumper are 1 piece.
     
  9. zedonist

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    Zed - Police

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  10. swamper

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    its going to be interesting when he gets some real speed on and the wing lifts the front and it goes all light on him
     
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    How fast do you think he would have to be going for that to happen? Swamps. 140MPH perhaps, perhaps a bit faster?

    Mike
     
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    My 1.9 used to get very light around the 100 mark.... Pushing the back down is only going to make it worse.. Unless he fits the splitters
     
  13. Woody100

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    Gents are we perhaps missing something here !!! It's a MX5 so probably won't go fast enough to generate that much downforce anyway !!
     
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    It might . . . . . if the boot was empty!
     
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    Forgive the owner - its a Swede - they tend do really weird things to their cars...
     
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    If a Standard 1.9 gets light on the front end at 100 mph, adding a spoiler, especially one as large as the one on that MX5, will probably make it flip over backwards!!!!:ymdevil:

    Mike
     
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  17. zedonist

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    There is a difference between a rear spoiler and a rear wing, a rear wing is used to generate downforce, and really does not start to become effective until around 70 - 80mph, so most of us would see no benefit in one. A rear spoiler on the other hand is there to break up or spoil the air flow over the car in a particular way so as to improve fuel efficiency, which is why so many modern cars have these small rear lip spoilers. So I think the MX5 is just a mobile picnic table, quite handy really on a cruise.
     
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    But where would you fit the beer taps?
     
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    It doesn't need the back pushing down..the hairdryer scissors and styling products will do that nicely!
     

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