C R England tests aerodynamic efficiency of trailer side skirts

June 2009
Trailer / Body Builders;Jun2009, Vol. 50 Issue 8, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the testing of 100 side skirts to be conducted by Salt Lake City, Utah-based C R England to determine aerodynamic efficiency. According to the article, C R England will save around 3 million gallons of fuel every year if the tests yield positive results. It mentions the company's membership with SmartWay which is a collaboration between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the freight industry.


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