SPECIFICATIONS FOR THE TECHNICAL INSPECTION OF TWO-WHEELED VEHICLES

(1) The paper gives the background to the introduction of a statutory annual test of roadworthiness for vehicles in Great Britain in 1960 and briefly outlines the development of the testing scheme over the following years. (2) A summary of the administration of the current test scheme is given. The test itself is discussed in some detail in relation to brakes, lights, steering, tyres, cycle structure and general items such as exhaust system and horn. (3) The paper concludes by examining the current European discussions on the testing of two-wheeled vehicles. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Road Safety Study and Research Fund, Belgium

    Chaussee de Haecht 1405
    1000 Brussels,   Belgium 
  • Authors:
    • DUNN, E
  • Publication Date: 1978

Language

  • French

Media Info

  • Pagination: v.p.

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00302492
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 27 1979 12:00AM