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Low rolling resistance range effect?

Discussion in 'Model X: Driving Dynamics' started by balefire, Oct 9, 2016.

  1. balefire

    balefire Member

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    Anyone have an idea how much impact low rolling resistance tires have on range? 3%? And does the effect last throughout the life of the tire?

    Considering getting a cheaper non LRR tire... Thanks
     
  2. FlatSix911

    FlatSix911 918 Hybrid

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    The range impact is 10- 15% according to Tesla with 22" wheels vs. 20" wheels :cool:

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