Spoilers and Rear Wings - Explained

Car spoilers, rear spoilers, and rear wings. How spoilers work. Although commonly used interchangeably, spoilers and rear wings are actually different. Spoilers are used to reduce lift, such as spoilers seen on airplane wings, which "spoil" the airflow. Rear wings are used to create downforce, and allow a vehicle to corner faster and be more stable at high speeds. Related Videos: Aerodynamic Drag

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