Tired of Bad Fuel Economy?


July 8, 2015 by Minuteman Trucks

Tire Reference CardWant to get more out of your tires without having to sacrifice your wallet at the fuel pump? Tires play a key role in the performance of a vehicle which is often reflected in your wallet. By following some of these steps, you can increase the efficiency of both your vehicle and your fuel economy.

  • Knowing the difference between when to use Rib and Lug design tires can improve fuel economy by as much as 14%
  • Using fuel efficient tires can lead to a 7% increase in mpg
  • Fuel efficient tires have improved fuel economy with increased tire wear
  • Proper Inflation is key: every 10 psi reduction equals a 0.1 mpg decrease
  • Look at your tires for signs of chassis misalignment

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One thought on “Tired of Bad Fuel Economy?

  1. Paige says:

    This is some good information to know for choosing the best tires. Thanks for sharing your advice!

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