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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:||Conti EcoPlus HS3, HSL2 Eco Plus, Conti HSL3, Conti HSR3,HSR2, HSR2 Eco Plus, Conti Coach HA3, HSR2 SA|
|Drive:||HDL2, HDL2 Eco Plus, HDL2 DL Eco Plus, Conti Hybrid HD3, HDR2 Eco Plus|
|Trailer:||Conti EcoPlus HT3, HTL1, Conti Hybrid HT3|