Transient chassis cycles for heavy duty trucks and tractors
by Nigel Clark, David McKain
International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems (IJHVS), Vol. 2, No. 2, 1995

Abstract: The objective of this paper is to present a method for developing a chassis test for a specific and typical class of vehicles which will mirror the Federal Test Procedure (FT) as closely as possible for purposes of emissions measurement. Emphasis will be placed on development of a preliminary heavy duty chassis cycle for specific over-the-road class 8 trucks which will reflect the FTP currently imposed on heavy duty diesel engines.

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