In this segment, the Mythbusters team sets out to see if adding golf ball dimples — 1,082 clay ones to be exact — to a Ford Taurus would improve its aerodynamics, thus increasing gas mileage. Videos after the break.

The show’s team completely covered a last-gen Ford Taurus with modelers clay and figured out that it would achieve about 26 mpg at a constant 65 mph.

[via Autoblog]