REDUCING HEAVY TRUCK AGGRESSIVENESS: MOVING HEAVY TRUCK INTO A 1988 FORD TAURUS 4-DOOR SEDAN AT 64.9 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 1988 Ford Taurus 4-door sedan, VIN 1FABP50UXJG112324, on May 29, 1992. The test vehicle was impacted in the front at 35 deg 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: 127 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00721363
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-807 947, VRTC-920529
  • Contract Numbers: DTNH22-88-C-07292
  • Files: HSL, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: May 3 1996 12:00AM