CONSULTANCY

AERODYNAMIC SUPPORT

 

£300.- Half Day / £500.- Full Day (no VAT)   

                                                                                 

What type of people use this service?

 

  • Trackday Drivers requiring advice and support on aerodynamic improvements
  • Owner Drivers looking for improvements in laptimes through aerodynamic Track Testing
  • Kart Teams looking at improving aerodynamic performance, cooling efficiency and induction flow 
  • Professional Teams wanting support for aerodynamic analysis and test schedules
  • Kit Car Builders requiring advice on cooling system flow and aerodynamic improvements for performance and driver comfort 
  • Vehicle Designers looking for on track validation and test schedule assistance
  • Anyone trying to rectify an aerodynamic imbalance, cooling issue or induction improvements  

 

What do you get?

 

  • Track/Workshop or remote support using photos or video conferencing
  • PDF printable notes summarising findings and direction for potential improvements
  • 1yr phone support covering what was discussed in the notes

 

What is usually covered in a day of Aerodynamic Support? 

 

  • Track Testing schedule
  • Component list for testing
  • Aerodynamic Flow-Vis tests
  • Solving aerodynamic imbalance
  • Optimising Downforce and Drag 
  • Solving cooling flow issues with brakes, radiators, oil coolers, heated surfaces and cockpit
  • Advice on future areas of improvement
  • Directions for chassis set-up

 

BASIC ANALYSIS

 

   £750.- (no VAT)   

                                                                                      

What type of people use this service?

 

  • Trackday Drivers optimising or upgrading their aero package without the expense of testing incorrect parts
  • Owner Drivers looking for improvements in laptimes without the expense of a complete redesign
  • Kart Teams optimising or upgrading their aerodynamic package between long and short circuits 
  • Professional Teams wanting to identify the most cost effective areas for aerodynamic development
  • Kit Car Builders wanting to modify their existing bodywork packages to improve cooling and performance 
  • Vehicle Designers requiring professional appraisal of a design before manufacture
  • Anyone with an aerodynamic imbalance or cooling related issue 

 

What do you get?

 

  • Onsite visit to gain information and view your project
  • PDF printable report showing sketches, references, construction notes and a summary of expected gains
  • 1yr phone support covering what is involved in the report
  • 1 Day Track Support

 

What is covered in the report? 

 

  • How to reduce drag
  • How to increase downforce
  • How to optimise aerodynamic balance
  • How to improve engine performance
  • How to improve water and oil cooling
  • How to improve cockpit cooling
  • Track Testing Schedule
  • Future areas of improvement

 

How long does it take?

 

  • A BASIC ANALYSIS report is usually generated in less than one working week

 

ADVANCED ANALYSIS

                                                                          

£1050.- (no VAT)

                                                                                    

What type of people use this service?

 

  • Trackday Drivers optimising or upgrading their aero package without the expense of testing incorrect parts
  • Owner Drivers looking for improvements in laptimes without the expense of a complete redesign
  • Kart Teams optimising or upgrading their aerodynamic package between long and short circuits 
  • Professional Teams wanting to identify the most cost effective areas for aerodynamic development
  • Kit Car Builders wanting to modify their existing bodywork packages to improve cooling and performance 
  • Vehicle Designers requiring professional appraisal of a design before manufacture
  • Anyone with an aerodynamic imbalance or cooling related issue 

 

What do you get?

 

  • Onsite visit to gain information and view your project
  • Measurement and creation of wing profile CAD for CFD analysis*
  • PDF printable report showing sketches, references, construction notes, CFD analysis and a summary of expected gains
  • 1yr phone support covering what is involved in the report
  • 1 Day Track Support

 

 

What is covered in the report? 

 

  • How to reduce drag
  • How to increase downforce
  • How to optimise aerodynamic balance
  • How to improve engine performance
  • How to improve water and oil cooling
  • How to improve cockpit cooling
  • Calculated aerodynamic values to assist in chassis/spring rate/damping modifications
  • CFD based aerodynamic graph for front and rear wing sweeps*
  • Track Testing Schedule
  • Future areas of improvement

 

How long does it take?

 

  • An ADVANCED ANALYSIS report is usually generated in less than two working weeks

 

*NOTE: If the vehicle has front and rear wings of differing profiles then a £350.- surcharge MAY be required for extra CAD/CFD analysis