This content is not included in your SAE MOBILUS subscription, or you are not logged in.
Power/Weight Ratio for Tractor Trailers
ISSN: 0148-7191, e-ISSN: 2688-3627
Published February 01, 1972 by SAE International in United States
Annotation ability available
The use of a computer-generated vehicle mission simulator has made it possible for truck operators and manufacturers to select a horsepower-to-weight ratio to fulfill the requirements for operation over a known terrain. This practical presentation shows several specific applications of the procedure and offers some conclusions drawn from those applications.
CitationPaul, D., "Power/Weight Ratio for Tractor Trailers," SAE Technical Paper 720916, 1972, https://doi.org/10.4271/720916.
- Federal Register 35 Aug. 22 1970 13470
- Schutz P. W. Klokkenga D. A. Stattenfield D. B. “Vehicle Mission Simulation.” SAE Transactions 79 1970 paper 700567