Study shows low rolling resistance tires perform well in winter conditions, increase fuel economy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions

February 3, 2012

Transport Canada recently released the results of a study on the safety and environmental performance of low rolling resistance tires…

The study, conducted by the National Research Council on behalf of Transport Canada’s ecoTechnology for Vehicles Program, demonstrated that the current generation of low rolling resistance tires offers a similar level of snow traction performance as conventional tires, while reducing fuel consumption and emissions.

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