how much space to stop a loaded truck?

by dale
(north east md)

question? How long does it take to stop a 18 wheeler with gross weight 80,000 pounds at 65 mph on a good day and dry roads and if that does not make you think try this one same question only figure it at 40 tons?

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Feb 19, 2017
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Google it
by: Anonymous

Google it for exact numbers. But general rule of thumb on a good day as you said is minimum 7 seconds back.

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