with Intelligent Fuel-Saving Solutions
With innovative tire technology and digital fleet solutions Continental optimizes tire management. Fuel-efficient tires can help save miles worth of gas over the tire lifecycle. Our fuel efficiency solutions are designed to provide the lowest fuel consumption, maximum mileage consumption and most importantly save our customers money.
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21st Energotest campaign, September 5–14, 2018. The fuel efficiency test procedure was based on TMC Fuel Consumption Test Procedure – Type III, RP 1103A. Each tire brand was tested on three identical vehicles, by switching tires from one test vehicle to another between tests, to clearly identify their impact on the fuel consumption.
In the line haul application test, the following 11R22.5 tires from Continental were tested: Conti EcoPlus HS3 steer, HDL2 drive, and Conti EcoPlus HT3 trailer tires. The Continental tires delivered a fuel economy of 7.35 mpg, which is a 2.1% fuel savings over Michelin X-Line Energy. The test results were as follows:
|Steer Tire||RR680||Conti EcoPlus HS3||X-Line Energy Z|
|Drive Tire||FD405||HDL2||X-Line Energy D|
|Trailer Tire||IM 105||Conti EcoPlus HT3||X-Line Energy T|
In the regional application test, the following 11R22.5 tires from Continental were tested: Conti Hybrid HS3 (Conti HSL 3) steer, HDR2 EP drive, and Conti Hybrid HT3 trailer tires. The Continental tires delivered a fuel economy of 7.26 mpg, which is a 6.3% fuel savings over Michelin. The test results were as follows: