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Old 11-15-2012, 12:16 PM   #100
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Originally Posted by revhigh View Post
The CoD (coefficient of drag) or a Prius is .28 ... lower than ANY OTHER production car, including cars like the Corvette and others like that. I know it's hard to believe, but it's true.
Mmm nope.
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Given todayís realities, what also counts is new Fusionís 0.27 coefficient of drag, a number we once saw only on show cars.
Source: Road & Track's 2013 Ford Fusion Review

Can't say if that's the lowest production CoD out there, I'm sure there are some that are lower. In any case, anything below 0.30 is pretty damn slippery.

Edit: Let me correct myself. 2010+ Prius CoD is 0.25, only beaten by the Tesla Model S at 0.24 (for current production cars)
Source: Automobile Drag Coefficient - Wikipedia
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