UDTV-29

NORTH AMERICAN TRANSIT, INC.

Safety - A Double-Lane Change

Date
1995-01-19

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


Temperature (°F)
39

Wind Direction
SW

Barometric Pressure (in Hg)
30.0

Humidity (%)
75

Wind Speed (mph)
5


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
A safe profile was maintained through all phases of testing.

Comments of the tire/ground patch
Tire/ground contact was observed through all portions of testing.