REDUCING HEAVY TRUCK AGGRESSIVENESS: MOVING HEAVY TRUCK INTO A 1986 FORD TAURUS 4-DOOR SEDAN AT 65.0 KPH

This test report documents a crash test that was conducted for research and development in support of reducing heavy truck aggressiveness. This test was conducted with a 1986 Ford Taurus 4-door sedan, VIN 1FABP29U1GG241384, on May 19, 1992. The test vehicle was impacted in the front at 0 deg with 100% engagement of the vehicle by the heavy truck. The struck vehicle contained ten accelerometers and one instrumented Hybrid III driver dummy.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; Photos; Tables;
  • Pagination: 138 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00721362
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-807 946, VRTC-920519
  • Contract Numbers: DTNH22-88-C-07292
  • Files: HSL, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: May 3 1996 12:00AM