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Old 05-25-2008, 01:20 PM   #25 (permalink)
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Evil Pumpkin - '08 Scion xD RS 1.0 #1633
90 day: 35.45 mpg (US)

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I came across this link: http://www.performancesimulations.co...on-tires-1.htm

It doesn't really answer our questions, but the data collected by the tire manufacturer does illustrate the varying contact patch size in relation to load and PSI.
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