MASH Hardware Evaluation with New Proposed Test Vehicles

The objectives of this research are to do the following: (1) Determine which test vehicles and corresponding characteristics are representative of the changing vehicle fleet,  (2) Conduct full-scale crash tests of previously tested MASH-compliant RSH using representative vehicles,  (3) Identify RSH performance differences between existing MASH-compliant test vehicles and new representative vehicles, and  (4) Recommend vehicle types and corresponding characteristics for RSH crash safety analysis.


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  • Status: Proposed
  • Funding: $1000000
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 22-54

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    National Cooperative Highway Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590

    American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO)

    444 North Capitol Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001
  • Project Managers:

    Turner, Anne-Marie

  • Start Date: 20230801
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01773379
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transportation Research Board
  • Contract Numbers: Project 22-54
  • Files: TRB, RIP
  • Created Date: May 27 2021 4:52PM