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Verified Low Rolling Resistance Tires
EPA has determined that certain tire models can reduce NOx emissions and fuel use by 3 percent or more, relative to the best selling new tires for line haul class 8 tractor trailers. These improvements are achieved under the following conditions:
The following Continental low rolling resistance tires are SmartWay verified when used on class 8, line-haul tractor trailers:
|Steer:||HSL1 Coach, HSL2 (replaces HSL), HSL2 Eco Plus, HSR, HSR1, HSR1 Eco Plus, HSR2, HSR2 Eco Plus, HSR2 SA, Conti Coach HA3|
|Drive:||HSL1 Coach, HDL Eco Plus, HDL2 Eco Plus, HDL2 DL Eco Plus, HDR, HDR1 Eco Plus, HSR, HSR1, HSR1 Eco Plus, HSR2, HSR2 Eco Plus, HSR2 SA, Conti EcoPlus HD3, Conti Hybrid HD3, HDR2 Eco Plus|
|Trailer:||HTL Eco Plus, HTL1, Conti EcoPlus HT3|
Learn more: SmartWay Transport Partnership