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Main Title Fuel economy effects of tires /
Author Thompson, Glenn.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Ann Arbor, MI. Standards Development and Support Branch.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Air, Noise and Radiation, Office of Mobile Source Air Pollution Control, Emission Control Technology Division, Standards Development and Support Branch,
Year Published 1978
Report Number SDSB 79-13
Stock Number PB-297 586
OCLC Number 173418034
Subjects Consumer behavior ; Fuel consumption ; Radial ply tires ; Tire pressure ; Tire Inflation Pressure ; Fuel Economy/ Miles per Gallon
Additional Subjects Automobile tires ; Fuel consumption ; Highway transportation ; Motor vehicles ; Tires ; Fuel economy ; Radial tires ; Radial ply tires ; Energy conservation
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA SDSB-79-13 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 01/03/2024
ELCD  EPA SDSB-79-13 NVFEL Library/Ann Arbor, MI 04/18/2011 DISPERSAL
NTIS  PB-297 586 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 6, [2] pages : charts ; 28 cm
Tires have a very significant effect on the fuel economy of a vehicle. The best known example of this is the fuel efficiency of radial tires; however, other tire technologies and related factors can also be important. This report discusses the effects of various types of tires and tire related parameters on the fuel economy of a vehicle.
Technical report. Includes bibliographical references ([p. 7]). "SDSB 79-13." "February 1979."