They have developed cast aluminum connecting joints used in the crush zone
of the space frame of the new Acura NSX automobile.
As with the Pinto, the fuel tank is located behind the rear axle: a dangerously vulnerable area in the rear impact crush zone
There is also an enlarged front-end crush zone
to protect occupants as well as six airbags and stability control fitted as standard.
According to UQM, the hybrid bus, which features a "low-floor, monocoque-type structure, four-wheel independent suspension that operates with no interior intrusion for axle clearance, and a front frame crush zone
to improve occupant safety in the event of a collision," has an estimated curb weight of 9,600 pounds, "which represents a mass reduction of 64 percent compared to conventional buses thereby improving passenger-carrying payload and fuel economy.
The tank is located behind the rear axle in the vehicle's crush zone
where, in a collision, the tank is vulnerable to flying fragments.
3 to examine complex contact interaction and large deformations in a rail-car crush zone
CRUSH FORECAST: Deep, deep stuff going on in the crush zone
REAR CRUSH ZONE
is optimized to help protect vehicle occupants by absorbing crash energy.
The new standards, unveiled in October, allow automakers to increase the size of minivehicles to include a larger frontal crush zone
without placing such vehicles in a higher tax bracket.
Tenders are invited for Construction Of Side Wall And Rcc With Ash Bag Packing Upto Exposed Roof For Support Along Crush Zone
At 3 Nos.
A recent study shows that the middle backsoat has the biggest crush zone
High-riding vehicles, like pickups and sport utility vehicles, shorten the available crush zone