US 9,809,257 B2
Vehicle dirt protection device and method
Ofer Gottfried, Tzur Moshe (IL)
Filed by Ofer Gottfried, Tzur Moshe (IL)
Filed on Oct. 18, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/296,153.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/249,376, filed on Nov. 2, 2015.
Prior Publication US 2017/0120958 A1, May 4, 2017
Int. Cl. B60R 3/00 (2006.01); B60R 3/02 (2006.01); B62D 25/16 (2006.01); B62D 35/00 (2006.01)
CPC B62D 25/168 (2013.01) [B60R 3/002 (2013.01); B62D 35/008 (2013.01)] 18 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
1. A vehicle comprising a dirt protection device, the device having a longitudinal extension extending between forward and rear edges and a shorter lateral extension extending between inner and outer edges, the device extending with at least a portion of the inner edge adjacently along a lateral side of the vehicle below a cockpit of the vehicle, wherein the forward edge being most proximal to the vehicle's front wheel and the rear edge being most proximal to the vehicle's rear wheel, wherein the device is detachable from the vehicle and in a longitudinal cross section taken in a plane perpendicular to a ground face and intersecting the forward and rear edges, the device comprises an aerodynamic profile producing a downward aerodynamic force during forward movement of the vehicle.