ROAD WIDTH REQUIREMENTS OF COMMERCIAL VEHICLES WHEN CORNERING

The road width required by a vehicle to negotiate a bend or corner varies with the design of the vehicle and its size. This report discusses the factors involved and gives some measurements obtained with a sample of commercial vehicles. The results are compared with others obtained using models and by the calculation. (A)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Transport and Road Research Laboratory

    Old Wokingham Road
    Crowthorne RG11 6AU, Berkshire,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Brock, G
  • Publication Date: 1973

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 25 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00262107
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Safety Council Safety Research Info Serv
  • Report/Paper Numbers: LR 608
  • Files: TRIS, ATRI
  • Created Date: Nov 12 1974 12:00AM