TITLE

NHTSA crushes use of European side-impact crash tests in U.S

AUTHOR(S)
Stoffer, Harry
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;06/05/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5878, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the rejection of the automotive industry's request to begin using European side-impact crash tests in the United States by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Plan of US and overseas automakers to harmonize safety standards to simplify product development; Basis for the NHTSA rejection of the plan.
ACCESSION #
3212798

 

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