The performance of winter tires is characterized by snow traction and ice skid tests. Winter tire testing is reviewed in regard to the hardware used, design of a test program, site selection, and data analysis. The description of the hardware includes a review of a new traction measurement system.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Presented at the SAE Passenger Car Meeting, Dearborn, Michigan, 9-13 June 1980.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)

    400 Commonwealth Drive
    Warrendale, PA  United States  15096
  • Authors:
    • Davis, J B
    • Wild, J R
    • St John, N W
  • Publication Date: 1980

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00331326
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SAE 800838, HS-030 512
  • Files: HSL, TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 15 1983 12:00AM