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Visit us at Booth #17002 Calspan is thrilled to be exhibiting at the Automotive Testing Expo again this year, from October 22-24 in Novi, MI. The event brings together automotive testing professionals, suppliers, and engineers from around the world who are experts in the . . .
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Visit Us at Booth #760 Learn more about simulated crash tests for ambulance components on Calspans 1MN Sled. Calspan will be exhibiting at the 2019 EMS World Expo in New Orleans from October 16-18 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. As the largest . . .
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Auto manufacturers are constantly working to update, improve, and innovate car design to meet the needs and demands of consumers. Each iteration of a vehicle must also meet safety standards set by the market the product is sold in. THE CHALLENGE: The process to . . .
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Visit Us at Booth #8 Calspan will be exhibiting at the 2019 SAE Government/Industry Meeting which will be held in Washington D.C. at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center April 3-5, 2019. Attending this annual event is part of Calspan’s commitment to serve global . . .
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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 . . .
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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 . . .
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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 . . .
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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 . . .
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Have you heard the term, “Optional NCAP”? Do you know what it means? If you’re a car manufacturer and you don’t, you may be missing out an opportunity to be recognized for safety improvements that you have incorporated into your vehicles. In 1987, the . . .