European Journal of Physics
Motivated by an advertising scenario in which a luxury sports sedan races against a similar car falling under the influence of gravity, a calculation using undergraduate physics and calculus is performed to theoretically predict the outcome.
Castano, D. (2011). Can a Road-Driven Car Outrace a Free-Falling Car?. European Journal of Physics, 32, (6), 1711 - 1718. https://doi.org/10.1088/0143-0807/32/6/024. Retrieved from https://nsuworks.nova.edu/cnso_chemphys_facarticles/37