DEPENDENCE OF FUEL CONSUMPTION ON WEATHER AND ROAD CONDITIONS

A TRAFFIC ANALYZER WHICH WAS SPECIALLY DESIGNED FOR FINNISH CONDITIONS, AND IS BASED ON THE AMERICAN TRAFFIC IMPEDANCE ANALYZER, WAS USED TO TAKE FUEL CONSUMPTION READINGS (1) ON A DRY ROAD SURFACE, (2) ON AN ICY ROAD SURFACE, (3) ON A ROAD SURFACE COVERED WITH SLUSH, AND (4) ON A SNOW-COVERED SURFACE AT SPEEDS RANGING FROM 79 KM/H. RESULTS ARE GIVEN AND DISCUSSED. /TRRL/

  • Authors:
    • Maeki, S
  • Publication Date: 1972

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  • Accession Number: 00202531
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 27 1974 12:00AM