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Maintaining a winter test facility

Russ Alger, director of the institute of snow research at the Keweenaw Research Center, on maintaining and building consistent surfaces at a major winter test facility

The importance of aerodynamics

Regulatory requirements for emissions reduction are increasing the importance of vehicle aerodynamics – but this goal could also bring about conflicts, with the demands for effective thermal management and attractive styling

Gene goes on an automotive safari

Fresh from a Jeep Safari, our columnist considers whether fringe usage should join the factors influencing a vehicle’s duty cycle during testing

Collaboration questioned

Witnessing a rollover prompts Gene to question the level of cooperation between test experts from the worlds of automotive and road design

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