Original run date: March 18, 2015 | download below >
This webinar covers two methods that can be used to evaluate multiple tire options for fuel efficiency: road fuel tests and laboratory rolling resistance testing. Dustin Stricker, Maintenance Manager for R.E. West Transportation begins the discussion with a short case study of a road fuel test conducted by his fleet. Madhura Rajapakshe, R&D Test Engineer at Smithers, gives an overview of rolling resistance testing and how it measures the values needed to develop conclusions from the data.
The webinar covers:
- Comparisons of on-road testing vs lab rolling resistance testing
- Reasons for conducting these tests
- The basics of rolling resistance testing
- Evaluating the data
- Calculating the fuel savings
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