overturning of cars as a result of severe braking

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Road Research Laboratory , Crowthorne, Berks
Statementby R. N. Kemp and I. D. Neilson.
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THE OVERTURNING OF CARS AS A RESULT OF SERVICE BRAKING ABS TRAC T In the course of some braking experiments, a car was heavily braked on a dry surface from a speed of about 60 mile/h.

It swung round violently and overturned. The overturning of cars as a result of severe braking The overturning of cars as a result of severe braking.

Published. 1 January ISBN. Author. Kemp, RN,Neilson, ID. Pages. Reference. LR Share article: Download. Abstract not available. Share article: Want to know more about this project. inputs, and braking performance and stability. A comparison was also made of a 4- to 3-wheel conversion, and the effects of various handling modifications were evaluated.

The results indi-cate that a properly engineered 3-wheel car can be made as stable as a properly engineered 4-wheel car, although the single front wheel. Andrew Day is the former Dean of the School of Engineering, Design, and Technology, at the University of Bradford, UK and course leader of the university’s well-known Braking of Road Vehicles course (widely referred to as ‘The Braking Course’) for engineers in industry.

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If two cars hit each other, the high volume of traffic on the road may force the cars behind to brake and skid. As a result, the cars could dart into other lanes as well as against oncoming traffic.

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