Understand compromise when spec’ing fuel-efficient tires

Surging diesel prices have fleets seeking every opportunity to shave fuel consumption, and tires are an obvious place to look for improvements. Tire rolling resistance accounts for 33-35% of every gallon of fuel consumed at speeds of 35-55 mph (56-88 km/h), according to data from Michelin, with tires at the drive and trailer positions each … Continue reading Understand compromise when spec’ing fuel-efficient tires