Crash Test expert, Gerald Goupil explains about the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s Test Verification Program. With so many vehicle models on the market, each being refined or refreshed each year, it’s nearly impossible for the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) to test . . .
As old man winter settles in, we find ourselves looking for activities to get us through the low temperatures and white fluffy snow on the ground. To make the most of the long, cold winter months many make their way toward the mountain tops . . .
Congratulations to the entire team at Calspan for being named 2018 ‘Crash Test Facility of the Year’ by Automotive Testing Technology International magazine. Locally owned by John Yurtchuk and Louis Knotts since 2005, Calspan Corporation is pleased to announce its newest addition to the . . .
On September 11-12, 2018, Calspan will once again participate as a presenter at the Tire Society’s Conference on Tire Science and Technology in Akron, OH. In the presentation “The Effects of Different Tire Operating Conditions on Transient Lateral Tire Response”, which discusses recent work . . .
Calspan is now the proud owner of the complete Q-Series Anthropomorphic Test Devices (ATDs) more commonly known as dummies. Owning all of the dummies in the Q-Series family: Q0, Q1, Q1.5, Q3, Q3s, Q6 and Q10, permits Calspan to better serve sled and vehicle . . .
You’ve got a 4-star safety rating, now what? If your vehicle did not achieve the NHTSA NCAP Star Safety Rating that you had hoped, the NHTSA’s “Optional” New Car Assessment Program (NCAP) might be right for you. What it is: In 1987, the National . . .
Looking to get any of the following products into the US Market? Infant seats Convertible Car Seats Booster Seats Hybrid Seats Juvenile Product Accessories A Child Restraint System (CRS) must be in compliance with FMVSS 213 in order to sell in the U.S. . . .
April is #NationalCarCareMonth! Preventative maintenance increases the longevity of your car AND allows for the features on your vehicle designed to keep you safe to continue to work properly. Calspan is a world leader in automotive safety research, helping to make the roads a . . .
Calspan has been awarded the NHTSA contract for FMVSS 213 Testing Buffalo, New York – April 25, 2018. Calspan is pleased to announce it has been awarded the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) contract for the performance of tests required by the Federal . . .