truck aerodynamics

Path of least resistance: Aero trailers gaining traction

| November 14, 2012

With much of the tractor aero gains already carved out from years of wind-tunnel testing and refined engineering, attention now has swung to trailers.

Solus showcases new aerodynamic devices

| February 21, 2012

Solus has a range of new aerodynamic devices for commercial trailers on display at TMC's Spring Meeting in Tampa, Fla., this week. Among the products showcased is the Solus Split Skirt and Wheel Cavity Covers, ...

ATDynamics introduces roll door TrailerTail design

| February 21, 2012

ATDynamics says its new RollTail, rear-mounted aerodynamic fairing is the first commercially available tail fairing specifically designed for trailers with roll doors. Previous TrailerTail designs have been for swing-door design trailers. The new RollTail is a DOT-compliant, ...

Smart Driving

Max Kvidera | August 01, 2010

Attention to your driving habits, maintenance diligence and your truck’s aerodynamics will help you maximize fuel economy.

Feature Article: The Dynamics of Aero

Max Kdvera | December 01, 2009

Higher fuel prices and equipment-altering regulations stand to change the intensity of owner-operators' focus on their rigs' aerodynamics.

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