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Aerodynamics Study Updated

05.28.2015

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Bumper StudyIn response to the industry’s growing concern for fuel effeciencies, Hendrickson Bumper and Trim commissioned two SAE J1321 Type II fuel consumption tests to prove that a metal bumper could provide the look, durability and ground clearance desired while not degrading the fuel consumption on a given vehicle. Each fuel consumption test utilized identical vehicles with one variable, a control vehicle with a factory supplied plastic bumper providing a baseline and a test vehicle utilizing an AERO CLAD bumper. Two separate tests were run in the spring and fall of 2012. Both independent tests had the same conclusive results.
 

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