FINAL REPORT OF A 315 DEG MOVING CONTOURED BARRIER IMPACT INTO A 1986 CHEVROLET CELEBRITY 4-DOOR SEDAN IN SUPPORT OF CRASH III DAMAGE ALGORITHM REFORMULATION

Four 315 deg moving contoured barrier impact tests were conducted for research and development in support of the CRASH III damage algorithm reformulation. These tests were conducted on a 1986 Chevrolet Celebrity 4-door sedan, VIN 2G1AW19R9G1114371. The test conducted were as follows: Test No. 920302-1: 03/02/92 at time=1051, 19.9 mph (32.0 kph), maximum cumulative crush: 9.6 in. (24.4 cm); Test No. 920302-2: 03/02/92 at time=1249, 19.8 mph (31.9 kph), maximum cumulative crush: 16.6 in. (42.2 cm); Test No. 920302-3: 03/02/92 at time=1420, 19.9 mph (32.0 kph), maximum cumulative crush: 21.6 in. (54.9 cm); and Test No. 920302-4: 03/02/92 at time=1543, 34.7 mph (55.8 kph), maximum cumulative crush: 29.0 in. (73.7 cm).

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  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; Photos; Tables;
  • Pagination: 189 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00721341
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-807 914
  • Contract Numbers: DTNH22-88-C-07292
  • Files: HSL, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: May 2 1996 12:00AM