Accession Number:

ADA509165

Title:

Fischer-Tropsch Synthetic Fuel Evaluations HMMWV Test Track Evaluation

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept.

Corporate Author:

SOUTHWEST RESEARCH INST SAN ANTONIO TX TARDEC FUELS AND LUBRICANTS RESEARCH FACILITY

Report Date:

2009-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

58.0

Abstract:

This report compares the results of running a HMMWV on four different fuels. Evaluation criteria includes fuel economy, emissions, vehicle performance, and engine wear. The fuels involved are ULSD, JP8, Synthetic Fischer-Tropsch S8, and a 5050 blend of JP8 and the Synthetic Fuel.

Subject Categories:

  • Fuels

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE