Rolling Resistance of Tires

  • Yukio NakajimaEmail author


The rolling resistance (RR) of a tire depends on three factors: (i) the energy loss of rubber and reinforcements due to the cyclic deformation of the rolling tire, (ii) frictional energy in the contact area and (iii) the air resistance of the tire.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering, School of Advanced EngineeringKogakuin UniversityHachiojiJapan

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