1996 GRAND CARAVAN

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Safety - A Double-Lane Change

Date
1996-07-11

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


Temperature (°F)
72

Wind Direction
Calm

Barometric Pressure (in Hg)
30.0

Humidity (%)
55

Wind Speed (mph)
Calm


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 throughout all portions of testing.

Comments of the tire/ground patch
Tire/ground contact was maintained throughout all portions of testing.