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Old 04-17-2018, 12:25 PM
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This looks a lot better than the first render, more sleek and not bulky. It would be even better if it covered the underneath as well so that our pocket of a rear bumper wont be so harsh.
The bottom panel that bridges the exhaust opening seems a bit narrow. Not sure my exhaust would fit that opening. Stylistically it looks good, but it may be kind of narrow functionally. Would you have an option to simply extend straight across?
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The bottom panel that bridges the exhaust opening seems a bit narrow. Not sure my exhaust would fit that opening. Stylistically it looks good, but it may be kind of narrow functionally. Would you have an option to simply extend straight across?
There can definitely be more changes made to the diffuser as the final prototype is yet to be fully developed. We'll make sure to share these notes with our development team.
Sorry again for the wait everyone, we are trying to finish out this project as soon as possible. We'll post updates as soon as more info is available.

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The bottom panel that bridges the exhaust opening seems a bit narrow. Not sure my exhaust would fit that opening. Stylistically it looks good, but it may be kind of narrow functionally. Would you have an option to simply extend straight across?
Yeah, I didn't think about how narrow it is and which exhaust tips could work with it Haha but I didn't think about it because my exhaust dumps right behind the rear tires
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Old 04-22-2018, 08:05 AM
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This looks a lot better than the first render, more sleek and not bulky. It would be even better if it covered the underneath as well so that our pocket of a rear bumper wont be so harsh.
idea for you.... take that bottom panel and flip it. have it extend down rather than up into the port area. As long as that ******* thing isn't making lift LOL!!!!! we need downforce, not lift. So, angle it up like a wing from the inside of the car upwards to the exit. :-)

PS. Hurry the hell up and build me one!
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I like the updated version but have the same concern as many... Will my current tips for that slot? Also agree with the fact functionality needs to be seriously considered and tested. A purely cosmetic piece is garbage in the end. It definitely needs to extend forward to reduce the air entering the rear valance.
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It looks pretty, and calling it a race version is probably a misnomer.
It's unlikely any useful downforce will result from that design.
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Thanks again for the feedback everyone, we are taking notes!
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Any updates on this?
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Any updates on this?
Right? F it. i have the splitter and side skirts... might as well complete the set haha
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Thanks for the follow up, our team is still working on the prototype unit, but we'll make sure to post some pics of it installed on the C5 as soon as possible. Thanks again!
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Right? F it. i have the splitter and side skirts... might as well complete the set haha
Haha I like the cut of your jib. And thanks for the response C7. The anticipation is eating me up inside.
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