# Trucking Technology and Fuel Consumption

## Learn how to

the fuel consumption of CV’s.

#### Information about everything around the fuel and energy consumption of heavy trucks.

### Knowledge is important

Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

Those who know nothing must believe everything

#### If you know the physical basics, the construction, and the functionality of the systems in your vehicle, you are able to make smart decisions, earn more money and protect the environment.

## Introduction to the Subject Areas

###### Fuel Consumption Of Heavy Trucks – A Comprehensive Overview

A comprehensive overview of all topics related to improving fuel consumption. This article serves as a guide through the whole blog.

###### 4 Ways To Determine The Correct Fuel Consumption

You get to know the 4 methods to determine fuel consumption. Their advantages and disadvantages, and when to apply them.

## The Topic Areas

### The latest articles for you

###### Factors that influence the effectiveness of EcoRoll — A deep insight

Explanation of the factors influencing the effectiveness of EcoRoll mode in trucks. Topography | Vehicle Design | Operating Conditions.

###### EcoRoll – Unraveling the mysterious freewheel function

How EcoRoll mode for trucks works, why it saves fuel, when it doesn’t save fuel, and what driving style leads to optimal results.

###### How to correctly calculate meaningful average fuel consumption.

2 richtige und 1 problematischer Weg, um den Durchschnittsverbrauch auszurechnen. Mit der Berechnung der Streuung bekommst du ein Gefühl für die Genauigkeit.

###### How to assess the distribution of fuel consumption values?

How to calculate and assess the distribution of fuel consumption values and increase the accuracy of the average values.

###### The Normal Distribution—How Chance Can Be Calculated.

Here you can find out interesting background information on the normal distribution and why it helps you to assess fuel consumption.

###### Why does fuel consumption vary? (a simple explanation)

A simple explanation of why the fuel consumption varies, how the variation is made up and what the reasons for the variation are.

###### Hidden inaccuracies in fuel consumption measurement

Lerne die Fehler beim Kraftstoffvolumen, bei der Wegstreckenmessung und der Verbrauchsanzeige im Display kennen und verbessere die Genauigkeit der Berechnung.

###### How To Find Out The Fuel Consumption Using Fleet Monitoring

Learn how to find out the real fuel consumption and to consider influence factors and measurement errors.

###### 4 Ways To Calculate Fuel Consumption (incl. calculator)

Different types of fuel consumption values, explanation for every value, its use cases, the calculation formula, and online calculators.

## This is me

… an engineer with 33 years of professional experience in truck product engineering.

In this blog I would like to share my knowledge with you.

I hope you find some interesting information and enjoy reading it.

I would be very happy if it helps you in your job and also makes a positive contribution to the environmental protection.

If you have any questions, write to me and I will answer them to the best of my knowledge.

Uwe