ULT36 Aluminum WheelsView Full Report
MVT Solutions CertifiedTM testing found Alcoa ULT36 Aluminum Wheels in all wheel positions saved 0.89 gal/1000 miles (0.86%) in fuel. Testing also revealed the ULT36 Aluminum Wheels decreased tire temperature when compared to steel wheels. The ULT36 wheels were compared to conventional steel wheels and the same tires were used throughout the test to avoid any influence of the tires on fuel economy.
Testing was conducted on 2019 International LT 625 Sleeper Cab’s at 65 mph and 45,200 lbs GVW.
Results for Any Carrier
Carriers can trust that the test results are reliable for other tractor-trailer configurations, they are not specific to the test equipment. Vehicles were equipped to represent an industry standard. If results are found to be equipment-specific, MVTS will do its best to explain these circumstances for fleets.
Independent Third Party Testing
MVT Solutions fuel economy testing is independent, 3rd party testing. We do not receive any payment from the sale of the products tested. To learn more about the test, view the report above or contact us at MVT Solutions.