Radial Fatigue Analysis of Automotive Wheel Rim(ISO 3006)

  • Priyam Deka
  • Faramarz Bagherzadeh
  • Sundeep Murugesan


Due to many unexpected harsh environmental conditions of the road, automotive wheel is a vital part to ensure the vehicle safety and performance. ISO-3006 provides a comprehensive fatigue life experiment to validate proper wheels. This article is investigating a car wheel under the dynamic radial fatigue test of the ISO standard. This study aims to compare five different commercially available materials of the wheel concerning the ISO test conditions. As the wheel rim weight has a great impact on the performance of the vehicle, this comparison is considering the weight of the wheel made of various materials. The test is simulated via ANSYS software with a dens mesh to ensure the highest possible accuracy of results. Among selected materials, the CFRP is demonstrating the best fatigue strength to weight ratio in ISO radial fatigue test.

Keywords: Radial Fatigue, CFRP, Wheel Analysis, ISO-3006


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Deka, P., Bagherzadeh, F., & Murugesan, S. (2021). Radial Fatigue Analysis of Automotive Wheel Rim(ISO 3006). Asian Journal For Convergence In Technology (AJCT), 7(1), 66-70. https://doi.org/10.33130/AJCT.2021v07i01.015