BASELINE TEST OF COMPACT VEHICLE SIDE STRUCTURE, 25 MPH, 60 DEGREE IMPACT, TORINO-TO-VOLARE TEST NO. 2

Test No. 2 of 11 tests run to investigate and improve crashworthiness of compact vehicle side structures. This test was run at 25 mph at a striking angle of 60 degrees. A 1975 Ford Torino was the bullet vehicle and a 1976 Plymouth Volare the target vehicle. The heights of the vehicles in this test were adjusted to ensure sill engagement.

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  • Pagination: 57 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00191061
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-HS-803-780 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-HS-5-01104
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Apr 25 1979 12:00AM