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. "Front Matter." Tires and Passenger Vehicle Fuel Economy: Informing Consumers, Improving Performance -- Special Report 286. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 2006.
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Rolling Resistance, Traction, and Wear Performance of Passenger Tires
Effects on Traction and Safety Performance
Effects on Tread Life and Scrap Tires
National Consumer Savings and Costs
Consumer Fuel Savings
Consumer Tire Expenditures
Overall Effect on Consumer Expenditures
Findings, Conclusions, and Recommendations
Key Findings and Estimates
Conclusions in Response to Study Charge
Recommendations to Inform Consumers
APPENDIX: Explanation and Comparison of Society of Automotive Engineers Test Procedures for Rolling Resistance
Study Committee Biographical Information