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SVOboy 06-30-2008 01:53 PM

[article] 5 Real DIY Aerodynamic Mods Detroit Can Add for MPGs in '09
Check it out at pop mech: Car Aerodynamics to Improve Fuel Economy - Hypermiling Tips for Fuel Efficiency - Popular Mechanics


You don't need a wind tunnel—or even a welding kit, really—to know which way the wheels go. PM's guest hypermiler tracks down five average joes whose simple, cheap DIY car adjustments are maxing out fuel efficiency—and could inspire the world's top automakers.

Red 06-30-2008 02:51 PM

Cool, noticed some familiar rides there

ebacherville 06-30-2008 03:01 PM

WOHOOO I made Popular Mechanics :thumbup:

Tango Charlie 06-30-2008 04:00 PM

Good job, guys!:thumbup: Is the author a member of

gascort 06-30-2008 04:45 PM

This is awesome! Congrats to the guys featured in the article, especially MetroMPG, for pioneering much of this movement in a positive way.

SVOboy 06-30-2008 06:18 PM

I think so, I forget their handle though.

ebacherville 06-30-2008 06:50 PM

i believe so he PMed me to ask for my name and permission to use my photos... wink wink SVOboy

SVOboy 06-30-2008 06:58 PM


RH77 06-30-2008 07:27 PM


Originally Posted by SVOboy (Post 39833)
I think so, I forget their handle though.

Always the modest author :p

That's cool that you're the PM "Resident Hypermiler". Great work!


igo 06-30-2008 08:21 PM

Awesome as usual! Ben, how did you get the PM gig?

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