Assessment of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Rating System for Rollover ResistanceeBook - 2002
Explains that the static stability factor is an indicator of a vehicle's propensity to roll over, and that US government ratings for vehicles do not reflect differences in rollover resistance. This report states that the 5-star system should allow discrimination among vehicles and incorporate results from road tests that measure vehicle control.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 2002.
Branch Call Number: ELECTRONIC BOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource (135 p.)
Call Number: ELECTRONIC BOOK