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Old 04-30-2013, 05:09 PM   #3
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But why put it outboard at the wheels?
Inboard with axles makes more sense in every way except passenger compartment intrusion.

The article makes it sound like that is the primary goal, quit occupying potential cabin space for drivetrain components, just hide them in the hubs where space is already wasted.

Ever have a car with 4 wheel drum brakes, and have the drums get filled with water pulling out of a driveway?
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