oblique pole

oblique pole

[ə′blēk ′pōl]
(mapping)
One of the two points 90° from an oblique equator.
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After the Phase I Vehicle Assessment test which was completed for Green Automotive in February," said Ben Rainwater, Executive Consultant to the Company, "it was determined that the All-Electric SUV should be subject to a side impact test and in particular the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards (FMVSS) part 214 Oblique Pole Test primarily because it is the more stringent of three (3) separate side impact tests that are required to comply with FMVSS 214.
Rainwater, "we have a solid understanding of where we are now and where we need to be in relationship to compliance with FMVSS 214, and the Oblique Pole Test in particular.
DALLAS -- Green Automotive Company Corporation (OTC:GACR) last night confirmed its initiation of a 20 MPH FMVSS 214 Oblique Pole Side Impact test on its All-Electric SUV, and plans to continue testing as part of the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards testing required before the Company's planned launch of its All-Electric vehicle line late this year.

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