dynamic stability

dynamic stability

[dī¦nam·ik stə′bil·əd·ē]
(mechanics)
The characteristic of a body, such as an aircraft, rocket, or ship, that causes it, when disturbed from an original state of steady motion in an upright position, to damp the oscillations set up by restoring moments and gradually return to its original state. Also known as stability.

dynamic stability

dynamic stability
The characteristics of an aircraft that, when disturbed from an original state of steady flight or motion, allow it to damp the oscillations using its inherent restoring moments and gradually return to its original state.
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Also standard on all vehicles are a wide range of safety features, including Roll Stability Control (RSC), Anti-lock Brakes (ABS), Dynamic Stability Control (DSC), traction control (TCS) and side-curtain airbags with three-row protection.
In terms of active safety there are Brake Assist, Cornering Brake Control and Electronic Brake Force Distribution systems that can be supplemented as an option by on-demand traction control on Cooper S models and Dynamic Stability Control complete with uphill start assistance.
And there are numerous other safety features including several airbags, anti-lock brakes with electronic stability programme and dynamic stability control.
Your pounds 22k also buys a CD player, multi-function steering wheel, air con, limited slip diff and Dynamic Stability Control.
Dual stage airbags for driver and front passenger, side impact bags to protect the chest, an inflatable curtain to guard against head injuries plus Volvo's whiplash system along with dynamic stability and traction control are all included as standard.
Standard equipment on SE versions includes alloy wheels, climate control air-conditioning, power steering, electric windows, electronic dynamic stability control system, RDS radio and CD player.
0-litre TDV6 ES costing pounds 44,895, which comes with 19-inch 15-spoke alloy wheels, LED front side lights and rear tail lights, dynamic stability control and a diesel misfuel protection device.
Standard equipment includes 16-inch alloy wheels, sports styling kit, dynamic stability control, traction control, front fog lights, dusk sensing auto-lights and auto-wipers climate control air-conditioning.
Priced from pounds 26,995, the car which is fitted with a range of devices designed to improve its off-road capabilities, including electronic traction control, dynamic stability control and terrain response mechanisms Land Rover claims that the car's safety features, which include eight airbags and anti-intrusion side beams.
A patented Terrain Response four-wheel-drive system, Dynamic Stability Control, and Hill Descent Control are just a few of the features that keep the tires true and on the ground.
Another development from Prodrive, using the expertise from the world's top rally cars, is a new dynamic stability enhancement system called Active Torque Dynamics.
These include front, side and curtain airbags, anti-lock brakes with electronic brake distribution, brake assistance, dynamic stability control, and automatic ride height control.

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