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Old 04-28-2012, 01:50 PM
gargunkle gargunkle is offline
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Extra cost of being overweight

Regarding:
http://www.straightdope.com/columns/read/3048/followup

It's very interesting reading about the fuel difference. What is the additional effect of greater passenger weight on things like wear and tear on car tires, engines having to work harder, etc?
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