Tool for Estimating the Effects of Pavement Condition on Vehicle Operating Costs
This tool models vehicle operating cost as a function of pavement quality. It accounts for fuel consumption, tire wear, and any repair or maintenance costs. The tool is provided through CD-ROM in the print version of the report, and available for download online through an ISO image. For instructions for burning a CD from an ISO image, please check out this resource.
TRB Disclaimer: "This software is offered as is, without warranty or promise of support of any kind either expressed or implied. Under no circumstance will the National Academy of Sciences or the Transportation Research Board (collectively "TRB") be liable for any loss or damage caused by the installation or operation of this product. TRB makes no representation or warranty of any kind, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, including without limitation, the warranty of merchantability or the warranty of fitness for a particular purpose, and shall not in any case be liable for any consequential or special damages."