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Production Car Database

Production Car Database Test Description

Here is a detailed list of the tests that are included with each package.

The 8 test plan includes the following tests:

  • Bounce (with anti-roll bars)
  • Roll, Fixed Axis (with anti-roll bars)
  • Steering, Kinematic
  • Lateral Compliance, Parallel
  • Cornering Simulation
  • Cornering Simulation, Kinematic
  • Braking Simulation
  • Braking Simulation, Kinematic

The 14 test plan includes all of the above, plus:

  • Roll, Fixed Axis (without anti-roll bars)
  • Bounce-Pitch (with anti-roll bars)
  • Aligning Torque, Opposed
  • Aligning Torque, Parallel
  • Lateral Compliance, Opposed
  • Longitudinal Compliance, Braking

The 18 test plan includes all of the above, plus:

  • Bounce (without anti-roll bars)
  • Roll, Natural Axis (with anti-roll bars)
  • Roll, Natural Axis (without anti-roll bars)
  • Lateral Compliance, Parallel, with Trail

Click here to read a more detailed description of these tests.