BASELINE TEST OF COMPACT VEHICLE SIDE STRUCTURE, 25 MPH, 60 DEGREE IMPACT, TORINO-TO-VOLARE, TEST NO. 1

Test no. 1 of 11 tests was run to investigate and improve crashworthiness of compact sized 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 standard 1976 Plymouth Volare the target vehicle.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also Test No. 2, PB-291874, and PB-292058.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Dynamic Science

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    National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Enserink, E
  • Publication Date: 1979-1

Media Info

  • Pagination: 56 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00191367
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-HS-803-779 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-HS-5-01104
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: May 11 1979 12:00AM