Conti’s HDL Eco Plus on Top in Fuel Economy Test - Tire Review Magazine

Conti’s HDL Eco Plus on Top in Fuel Economy Test

Independent testing conducted in Quebec, Canada, has found Continental’s HDL Eco Plus drive tyre to deliver up to 2.4% superior fuel economy vs. test competitors.

The test used a controlled evaluation tool based on the Society of Automotive Engineers J1321 test method, reports Conti, however the tyre maker has not disclosed which competitor products were evaluated.

As the drive wheel position is considered to be the most influential for fuel consumption, only the drive tyres were compared, the test said. The steer and trailer positions were kept constant. (Tyres & Accessories/Staffordshire, U.K.)

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