A new effective way of maximizing fuel economy with no performance penalty is known as what is called Right-sizing. Generally in freight drivers and owners tend to overestimate their duty cycles. Recently Ploger has added a new truck to service who’s specs include 30,000 miles with lifetime mpg standing at 8.5. A report from LinkeDrive shows 10.47 mpg with 2.43 percent idle time over 2,398 miles over a week.
Ploger Transportation Pushes 10 Mpg With a Far-From-Typical Powertrain Spec