ABS rule to add braking-in-a-curve testing for medium-, heavy duty trucks

September 2003
Modern Bulk Transporter;Sep2003, Vol. 66 Issue 3, p17
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Reports that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has amended an eight-year-old rule to add braking-in-a-curve testing for medium- and heavy-duty trucks that must be equipped with antilock braking systems to improve directional stability and control during braking in the U.S. Results of the braking-in-a-curve test conducted by the agency; Affectivity date of the amendment; Significance of this amendment for the real performance requirement for braking systems.


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