Coefficient of Drag

From Citroen SM Wiki
  • The SM was reported at launch by Citroen to have a Cd of 0.25. Very extensive wind tunnel work was done on the car, uniquely for it's period. Amongst other things, airflow under the bonnet was tested in the wind tunnel.
  • It was revised some years later to 0.339, which is the commonly accepted number.
  • Note that this a great number even by todays standards.

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