Faraday Future has released a new video on the aerodynamics of its all-electric model FF 91 that hopefully will move towards production in the not-too-far away future (one can dream).

Christmas at Faraday Future

Christmas at Faraday Future

Aerodynamics is one of the most important parts of EV design as it influences the most critical parameter - range.

In the case of FF 91, the target for drag coefficient was 0.26 - significantly less than 0.30 or more for an average passenger car.

Faraday Future states that theĀ 10% better aerodynamic efficiency translates into 5% more range at highway speeds. Because the battery pack is set to be 130 kWh, 5% equate to a 6.5 kWh savings.

Testing the FF 91: Aerodynamics

At highway speeds, a 10% reduction in aerodynamic drag gives you a 5% improvement in range. FF 91 was designed to maximize airflow around the vehicle and increase energy output and efficiency, all without sacrificing luxury.

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