Using the THOR advanced crash test dummy developed by NHTSA, joint research was conducted recently at Delphi's safety systems testing facility in Vandalia, Ohio, in cooperation with the Medical Director's Office of the IRL.
12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Big Three will develop a smaller, side impact crash test dummy with 10 times the measuring capacity of its predecessor that may help in designing vehicles for global markets and improve side impact protection.
In the side impact test, the impact-force readings gained from the crash test dummy were among the lowest recorded in such a test by EuroNCAP, which reported that "the head-protecting tube airbag (ITS) worked well to protect the driver from severe injury in the side impact and the pole-impact test.
Craig Jones is Harley's latest crash test dummy, reports TREVOR WALLSSOME biking stunt gods seem to defy gravity and logic when they go down the unicycle route on bikes that are scary enough when they're parked up on their sidestands.
Clive Alive" features the digitally-animated Clive Bengtsson, a Swedish "senior pain researcher" for Volvo who is the world's oldest surviving crash test dummy, and his wife Mary, a fellow dummy and "whiplash expert.