X Line Energy Tractor Tires

X Line Energy Tractor Tires

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MVT Solutions Certified™ testing found the Michelin X Line Energy Z+ (XLEZ+) steer tires paired with the X One Line Energy D2 (X One LED2) Wide Base Single drive tires saved 8.15 gal/1000 miles (7.04%) compared to the Michelin X Line Energy Z steers (XLEZ) and X Line Energy D (XLED, dual) drives. In 125,000 miles, this equates to 1019 gallons of fuel saved. At $4.989 per gallon (2022 average retail price of diesel) this equates to $5,083 in fuel savings. Compared to the XLEZ steers and XLED drives, the ROI would be 0.4 months with an example price as listed in the report.

MVT Solutions Certified™ found the Michelin X Line Energy Z+ (XLEZ+) steer tires paired with the X Line Energy D+ (XLED+, dual) drive tires saved 4.53 gal/1000 miles (3.91%) compared to the Michelin X Line Energy Z steers (XLEZ) and X Line Energy D (XLED, dual) drives. In 125,000 miles, this equates to 566 gallons of fuel saved. At $4.989 per gallon (2022 average retail price of diesel) this equates to $2,826 in fuel savings. Compared to the XLEZ steers and XLED drives, the ROI would be 0.6 months with an example price as listed in the report.

Overall, this test highlights how much fuel can be saved between tire models and why fleets should factor this into their purchase and cost per mile calculations.

Testing was conducted at 78,000 lbs. GVW and 65 mph. All tires were Line Haul, SmartWay approved fuel efficient tires. The report contains guides on calculating savings for different GVWs.

Carriers can trust the test results are reliable for similar tractor-trailer configurations; they are not specific to the equipment tested. 

Independent Third Party Testing

MVT Solutions fuel economy testing is independent, 3rd party testing. We do not receive any payment from the sale of products tested. To learn more about the test, view the report above or contact us.

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