The Jalopy Journal
Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by James426, Jan 3, 2019.
I hope that job came with danger pay...
I think that first bit is Ford testing but man imagine that with no seatbelts...that would get the ole Yahoo's out...seriously that Deuce did a barrel role at the end...
It ends at the most interesting part!
Was that on the John Dillinger proving grounds? I can't figure out why the cars were driven like that.
How else you going to prove your new product is better than the rest? Yep, got to drive it like you stole it.
Similar course at GM proving grounds loosened the wood on some early Chevrolets...
Now I understand "shake Rattle and Roll".
Hold my Beer and watch this !!
I believe It was In the late sixties or early seventies Mercedes used volunteers to crash their vehicles for evaluation of the crashworthiness. I was told the volunteers were prisoners, who if survived, had their sentences commuted. There is a partial video on u-tube
under unusual crashes.
Hence the term "crash test dummies".
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