FINAL REPORT OF A 315 DEG MOVING POLE BARRIER IMPACT INTO A 1987 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF 3-DOOR HATCHBACK IN SUPPORT OF CRASH III DAMAGE ALGORITHM REFORMULATION

Three 315 deg moving pole barrier impact tests were conducted for research and development in support of the CRASH III damage algorithm reformulation. These tests were conducted on a 1987 Volkswagen Golf 3-door hatchback, VIN 1VWFA9171HV073302. The tests conducted were as follows: Test No. 911010-1: 10/10/91 at time=1315, 15.9 mph (25.6 kph), maximum cumulative crush: 4.5 in. (11.4 cm); Test No. 911010-2: 10/10/91 at time=1410, 33.3 mph (53.6 kph), maximum cumulative crush: 17.9 in. (45.5 cm); and Test No. 911010-3: 10/10/91 at time=1513, 33.1 mph (53.3 kph), maximum cumulative crush: 25.2 in. (64.0 cm).

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  • English

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  • Features: Appendices; Figures; Photos; Tables;
  • Pagination: 141 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00721338
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-807 911
  • Contract Numbers: DTNH22-88-C-07292
  • Files: HSL, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: May 2 1996 12:00AM