TABLE 2-1 Comparing Light-Duty Vehicles with Medium- and Heavy-Duty Vehicles

Class

Applications

Gross Weight Range (lb)

Empty Weight Range (lb)

Typical Payload Capacity Max (lb)

Payload Capacity Max (% of Empty)

2006 Unit Sales Volume

2006 Fleet Registrations (millions)

Typical mpg Range 2007

Typical Ton-mpg

Typical Fuel Consumed (1000 gals/Ton-Mi) × 1000

Annual Fuel Consumption Range (gal)

Annual Fleet Fuel Consumption (Bgal)

Annual Mileage Range (1000 mi) est.

Annual Fleet Miles Traveled 2006 (B)

1c

Cars only

(3200)-6000

2400 to 5000

250-1,000

10-20

7,781,000

135

25-33

15

69.0

250-750

74.979

6-25

1,682

1t

Minivans, Small SUVs, Small Pick-Ups

(4000)-6000

3200 to 4500

250-1,500

8-33

6,148,000

70

20-25

17

58.8

300-1k

37.400

6-25

813

2a

Large SUVs, Standard Pick-Ups

6001-8500

4500 to 6000

250-2,500

6-40

2,030,000

23

20-21

26

38.5

500-1.2k

18.000

10-25

305

2b

Large Pick-Up, Utility Van, Multi-Purpose, Mini-Bus, Step Van

8501-10,000

5,000-6,300

3,700

60

545,000

6.2

10-15

26

38.5

1.5k-2.7k

5.500

15-40

93

3

Utility Van, Multi-Purpose, Mini-Bus, Step Van

10,001-14,000

7,650-8,750

5,250

60

137,000

0.69

8-13

30

33.3

2.5k-3.8k

1.462

20-50

12

4

City Delivery, Parcel Delivery, Large Walk-in, Bucket, Landscaping

14,001-16,000

7,650-8,750

7,250

80

48,000

0.29

7-12

42

23.8

2.9k-5k

0.533

20-60

4

5

City Delivery, Parcel Delivery, Large Walk-in, Bucket

16,001-19,500

9,500-10,800

8,700

80

41,000

0.17

6-12

39

25.6

3.3k-5k

0.258

20-60

2

6

City Delivery, School Bus, Large Walk-in, Bucket

19,501-26,000

11,500-14,500

11,500

80

65,000

1.71

5-12

49

20.4

5k-7k

6.020

25-75

41

7

City Bus, Furniture, Refrigerated, Refuse, Fuel Tanker, Dump,Tow, Concrete,Fire Engine,Tractor-Trailer

26,001-33,000

11,500-14,500

18,500

125

82,411

0.18

4-8

55

18.2

6k-8k

1.926

75-200

9

8a

Dump, Refuse, Concrete, Furniture, City Bus, Tow, Fire Engine (straight trucks)

33,001-80,000

20,000-34,000

20,000 to 50,000

100-150

45,600

0.43

2.5-6

115

8.7

10k-13k

3,509

25-75

12

8b

Tractor-Trailer: Van, Refrigerated, Bulk Tanker, Flat Bed (combination trucks)

33,001-80,000

23,500-34,000

40,000 to 54,000

125 to 200

182,395

1.72

4-7.5

155

6.5

19k-27k

28.075

75-200

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