Fuel-efficient tires gaining traction
One easy way to cut greenhouse gas emissions, as well as green emissions from your wallet, is making a cost-effective choice when it’s time to replace worn out tires. Here’s where the rubber meets to road.
A new study from the University of Michigan’s Transportation Research Institute shows that tires with low rolling resistance can boost gas mileage more than 8 percent. It’s a savings that adds up to about $147 per year.