EVALUATION OF THE BIOSID DUMMY MDB-TO-CAR SIDE IMPACT TEST OF A 26 DEG CRABBED MOVING DEFORMABLE BARRIER INTO A 1988 TOYOTA TERCEL 4-DOOR HATCHBACK AT 33.5 MPH. FINAL REPORT

This test report documents a crash test to evaluate the response of BioSid dummies in a moving deformable barrier into stationary vehicle side impact crash test. Testing was conducted on a 1988 Toyota Tercel 4-door hatchback at the TRC Crash Test Facility, East Liberty, Ohio. The test vehicle was impacted on the left side by a moving deformable barrier, crabbed to 26 deg, at 33.3 mph. The test was a simulation of a 90 deg intersection collision with the striking vehicle travelling at 30 mph and the struck vehicle travelling at 15 mph. Occupant responses of two side impact dummies were measured. One dummy was located in the driver's designated seating position and one was located in the rear seating position. The test date was June 13, 1990 and the ambient temperature was 85 deg F.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00607662
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Rept 900613, HS-807 657, VRTC-89-0138
  • Contract Numbers: DTNH22-88-C-07292
  • Files: HSL, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Apr 30 1991 12:00AM