TEST ENGINEERING

Volvo XC60 excels in crash test performance

Advanced driver assist systems on the Volvo XC60 exceed the NCAP requirements and helped the car receive highest crash test scores to date. The lat... read more

New crash test dummy models elderly female

Autoliv is catering for an older population by performing crash tests using more diverse dummies including 70 year old female occupant representations... read more

Wind tunnel facility opens for vehicle efficiency testing

The VW wind tunnel centre in Wolfsburg will be used by the car manufacturer for measuring aerodynamics, acoustics and fuel efficiency in accordance wi... read more

Thermal imaging aids compressor development

Rotary compressor manufacturer uses IR thermal imaging for measuring temperature profiles in development assemblies. A UK-based engineering firm is... read more

New PXI FlexRIO architecture for flexible test development

National Instruments has released its new PXI FlexRIO architecture that enables customised modular platform hardware development. National Instrume... read more