gross vehicle weight


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gross vehicle weight

[′grōs ′vē·ə·kəl ‚wāt]
(industrial engineering)
A truck rating based on the combined weight of the vehicle and its load. Abbreviated gvw.
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unloaded, gross vehicle weight [GVW] and half-GVW load) for the major drive cycles that represent commercial transportation in the United States.
The report covers the entire range of heavy trucks that have a gross vehicle weight of over 6 tons including trucks, buses, and coaches.
Trade True Ltd, Bilton Industrial Estate, Humber Avenue, Stoke, Coventry, using a vehicle where the maximum gross vehicle weight was exceeded and using a vehicle when the maximum rear axle weight was exceeded, fined pounds 600.
The model range is named to reflect each van's gross vehicle weight.
According to government officials, the executive order directs state departments and agencies to improve the overall fuel economy of state fleets; requires the Department of Environmental Protection to compile an annual vehicle replacement report that reflects the improvement to the fleet fuel economy for vehicles equal to or less than 8,500 gross vehicle weight (GVW) as well as an emissions profile for all new vehicles purchased by state agencies; and calls on the Department of Administrative and Financial Services to continue to evaluate whether participation in regional or national initiatives, or in-state programs, to purchase hybrid or other low-emissions, fuel-efficient vehicles would help reduce costs of such vehicles.
The jury of commercial vehicle journalists from 20 European countries, assessed 10 vehicles with a gross vehicle weight of up to 3.
Vehicles covered under this bid are garbage trucks, dump trucks, roll-off trucks, Vac Trucks and any commercial heavy-duty trucks up to 66,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR).
It will be applicable on the full range of tractor trailers, multi-axle trucks and tippers of 25 tonnes gross vehicle weight and above, and include the vehicle's driveline as a standard offer.
Vehicles provided under this contract will be the LAV II version - a 300 horsepower 8x8 vehicle with a gross vehicle weight of up to 32,000 lbs (14,500 kg).
James Bates, aged 27, of Beechwood Road, Bed-worth, using a vehicle whereby the maximum front axle weight shown on fitted plate was exceeded, using a vehicle whereby the maximum gross vehicle weight shown on fitted plate was exceeded and using a vehicle whereby the maximum rear axle weight shown in the plate was exceeded, fined pounds 300.
179(b)(6) applies to SUVs rated at 14,000 pounds gross vehicle weight or less (instead of the pre-AJCA 6,000 pound rating).