Definition of air dam in English:

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air dam


A streamlining device below the front bumper of a vehicle; a front spoiler.
Example sentences
  • Nascar shouldn't make midseason rules changes, such as adding 2 inches to the front air dam or changing spoiler heights on some makes.
  • There's plenty of power being sent to the 16-inch all-season radials mounted on some very stylish alloy wheels, and the body-colored ground effects not only make the car look sweet, but the front air dam also doubles as a snow plow.
  • Distinctive features are the prominent grille, swooping headlamps and a deep air dam under the bumper.

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