ECOMARK SHUTTLE BUS

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Safety - A Double-Lane Change

Date
1999-11-12

Personnel
B.L. & R.H.


Temperature (°F)
46

Wind Direction
SW

Barometric Pressure (in Hg)
30.0

Humidity (%)
45

Wind Speed (mph)
6


Maximum safe speed tested for double-lane change to left
24

Maximum safe speed tested for double-lane change to right
24

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: Three increments of 5 mph were performed to a maximum speed of 23 mph as requested by the manufacturer. The bus did not reach 30 mph in the space available. Test performed at Out-of-Service "F2" mode (Curb Weight)