CHEVROLET LUV PICKUP TRUCK WEIGHT REDUCTION BASELINE DATA

A weight study was conducted of the Chevrolet LUV Pickup Truck with 4-cylinder engine and 4-speed transmission. The vehicle teardown was limited to the detail necessary to be useful to project near term weight reduction for automotive fuel economy studies. A complete parts list, which includes component description, quantity per car, total weight per car, material description, method of fabrication and gauge thickness, and photographs of the major components, are presented.

  • Corporate Authors:

    South Coast Technology, Incorporated

    15001 Commerce Drive, Suite 406
    Dearborn, MI  United States  48120

    National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Andon, J
  • Publication Date: 1978-10

Media Info

  • Pagination: 105 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00191358
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-HS-803-778 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-HS-7-01790
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: May 11 1979 12:00AM