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One Fleet's Quest for Fuel Savings

A peek at the strategy behind Mesilla Valley Transportation's high mpg numbers

Aerodynamic TrailerTails are just part of an exhaustive fuel-economy spec at Mesilla Valley Transportation. Note the wheel covers.

May 9, 2014

Royal Jones was an 18-year-old truck driver when he founded a trucking company in 1981 with truck mechanic Jimmy Ray. The two, who also were race car drivers, Webb said, "were early on obsessed with aerodynamics and fuel efficiency."

Tags: Fuel Economy, Fleets, Aerodynamics, Mesilla Valley Transportation

Author: Deborah Lockridge | Posted @ Friday, May 9, 2014 12:00 AM | » Comments(0)

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