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What does CD stand for?
CD stands for Coefficient of Drag (aerodynamics)
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We have 293 other meanings of CD in our Acronym Attic
- Clock Distributor
- Closed Document (number designator)
- Closed Drain
- Clostridium Difficile
- Club Deportivo
- Cluster of Differentiation (aka Cluster of Designation; antigens)
- Coastal Defense
- Coat Dural (Mavic)
- Code Detector
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The model features a model-specific front air dam, side skirts borrowed from the sporty Abarth, and a range of subtle aerodynamics optimising changes that help trim the coefficient of drag from .
The Prius v's coefficient of drag is claimed to be a low 0.
28 coefficient of drag (Cd) helps minimize wind noise while also helping to maximize highway fuel efficiency.
Summary: Long revered in the Middle East for its combination of performance, spaciousness and generous interior refinement, the Tahoe adds class-leading fuel efficiency to its list of capabilities, with a vehicle design that produces a low coefficient of drag (CD).
27 coefficient of drag while brake energy regeneration and low rolling resistance tyres all help to make the most of the 160bhp.
4-litre petrol engine is in use and a sliding U-shaped deck-lid extends from the rear of the vehicle at higher speeds for improved coefficient of drag.