US: Light-duty: US06 Test

Overview

The US06 Supplemental Federal Test Procedure (SFTP) was developed to address shortcomings with the FTP75 test cycle in the representation of aggressive, high speed and/or high acceleration driving behavior, rapid speed fluctuations, and driving behavior following startup.

 

Description

Vehicle speed over the US06 test is shown in the following chart.

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SFTP US06 Cycle

The cycle represents an 8.01 mile (12.8 km) route with an average speed of 48.4 miles/h (77.9 km/h), maximum speed 80.3 miles/h (129.2 km/h), and a duration of 596 seconds.

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