Wheels: Vehicle Road Load and Fuel Economy online calculator
This online tool calculates the road load energy necessary to propel a vehicle along a selected driving cycle. It also estimates the fuel economy the vehicle would achieve for the average powertrain efficiencies you specify. You can also specify a regenerative braking efficiency if it is a hybrid vehicle.
• The background information below explains more about what this tool does and how it works.
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