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1. (WO2018067816) DRAG REDUCING DEVICE

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/067816    International Application No.:    PCT/US2017/055340
Publication Date: Fri Apr 13 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Fri Oct 06 01:59:59 CEST 2017
IPC: B62D 35/00
B62D 37/02
B62D 63/08
Applicants: AERO INDUSTRIES, INC.
Inventors: MILLER, Hunter
VOGEL, John
TUERK, James R.
Title: DRAG REDUCING DEVICE
Abstract:
A drag reducing device for a vehicle body having a top wall and a door pivotably mounted to the rear of the body to open toward a side wall of the body, includes a wing sized and configured to turn airflow across the top wall of the body, the wing having a trailing edge and a proximal edge; and an assembly mounted to the door and configured for pivoting the wing so that the trailing edge of the wing is pivoted upward to a position above the top wall of the vehicle body when the door is open and for pivoting the wing so that the trailing edge of the wing is pivoted downward to a position below the top wall of the vehicle body when the door is closed.