TITLE

FUEL ECONOMY & WEIGHT SAVINGS

AUTHOR(S)
Skydel, Seth
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Fleet Equipment;Jan2006, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores the significance of weight savings. The latter transfers to payload and every pound that can be specified out of overall weight of the vehicle without sacrificing durability, reliabiliy, or safety. Paying extra measures to save weight is proven to be cost effective. In addition, many axle and suspension products now are designed with consideration to weight saving. Lighter truck parts help maximize payload also.
ACCESSION #
19689099

 

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