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Safety - A Double-Lane Change

Date
1994-02-22

Personnel
B.L., S.C. & R.H.


Temperature (°F)
37

Wind Direction
NNE

Barometric Pressure (in Hg)
30.0

Humidity (%)
75

Wind Speed (mph)
3


Maximum safe speed tested for double-lane change to left
45

Maximum safe speed tested for double-lane change to right
45

Comments of the position of the bus during the lane change
The bus was able to safely negotiate the test course in both the right-hand and left-hand directions up to the maximum test speed ot 45 mph.

Comments of the tire/ground patch
All tires remained in contact with the road surface during the maneuver.