Some Technical Aspects of Truck Operation in the Mountainous Areas in China 830953

The paper starts with a brief description of the topographic features of the mountainous plateau areas in China. Then the author proceeds to discuss the influence of the natural environment in these regions on vehicle performances. Based on the requirements posed upon the trucks, measures taken to improve the performances are provided in details. Finally the author presents his view on the development of trucks for operation in the mountainous plateau areas in China.


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