A worker assembles a  Ford Explorer at the Chicago Assembly Plant .  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ford Vehicles Cheat the Wind, Helping Drivers to Beat the Pump

Ford Motor Co. says subtle improvements in aerodynamics in its product lineup helps maximize MPG


GM Observes 30 Years of Aerodynamic Progress

For 30 years, engineers have used the GM Aerodynamics Laboratory to improve fuel economy by helping cars and trucks slip through the air more easily. Put into operation in Warren in August 1980, the wind […]