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Cool intake air
In message <199801161057_MC2-2F91-446D@compuserve.com> Neil Swanson writes:
> But has anyone actually changed the tube to pick up air from the
> fenderwell? Or from below the car in a still air spot?
On one occasion, the A2 ran in a rally with stiff rubber covers over the spaces
where the driving lights were fitted on production cars. During scrutineering
these were closed, but at speed they were forced open and admitted cold air
into certain parts of the engine compartment. Audi were supposedly 'gently
BTW - have you noticed how the Audi mechanics surround the A4 BTCC car 'to
congratulate the driver' on his way to the parc fermee? See each of them
surrepticiously push a knee against a fender? The car is legal when it
_starts_ the race, but ...
Committee Member, UK Audi [ur-]quattro Owners Club