Face of the future

Weber, Rick
January 2007
Trailer / Body Builders;Jan2007, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p58
Trade Publication
The article features the experimental aerodynamic trailer, a project which Great Dane Trailers, International Truck and Engine Corp., and Wal-Mart collaborated on. The experimental aerodynamic trailer, designed to improve trailer aerodynamics and reduce fuel consumption, could be ultimately integrated into Wal-Mart's fleet.


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