VEHICLE HANDLING PERFORMANCE. VOLUME 3. SUMMARY REPORT

The test procedures which were developed during the study were reviewed and extensively refined. Six basic procudures were conducted to test emergency maneuvering: Straight line braking; braking in a turn; roadholding in a turn; trapezoidal steer; sinusoidal steer; and drastic steer and brake.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Paper copy also available from NTIS $16.00/set of 3 reports as PB-221 147-SET.
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

    Highway Safety Research Institute
    Ann Arbor, MI  USA 
  • Authors:
    • Ervin, R D
    • GROTE, P
    • Fancher, P S
    • MacAdam, C C
    • SEGEL, L
  • Publication Date: 1972-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: 66 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00047337
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Final Rpt
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-HS-031-1-159
  • Files: NTIS
  • Created Date: Sep 27 1973 12:00AM