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Safety - A Double-Lane Change

Date
1999-06-14

Personnel
B.L. and R.H.


Temperature (°F)
68

Wind Direction
ssw

Barometric Pressure (in Hg)
30.0

Humidity (%)
68

Wind Speed (mph)
6


Maximum safe speed tested for double-lane change to left
44

Maximum safe speed tested for double-lane change to right
43

Comments of the position of the bus during the lane change
A safe profile was maintained through all portions of testing.

Comments of the tire/ground patch
Tire/ground contact was maintained through all portions of testing. Note: The test vehicle was unable to obtain the target test speed of 45 mph in the space allowed for this test.