Definition of underbody in English:


Syllabification: un·der·bod·y
Pronunciation: /ˈəndərˌbädē

noun (plural underbodies)

  • The underside of a road vehicle, ship, or animal’s body.
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    • The final element that contributes to improved handling and grip is the downforce - using the underbody of the vehicle to facilitate airflow and ‘stick’ the car to the tarmac.
    • A stay and crossmember were added to the underbody.
    • The underbody is flat with venturi tunnels, a front air splitter and rear diffusers, and the carbon-fibre rear wing is an option that provides some downforce at high speed.

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