car crash in russia, car disintegrates

On February 12, 2012, about 6:20 p.m local time, a Nissan Navara SUV driven by a 32 year old Moscow resident identified only as Alexander did lose control, briefly made contact with what the article calls “a Gazelle” which I’m assuming is a make or model name of a vehicle or a translation quirk, and …

SUV vs Small Car Crash Test

A 2016 Kia Sorento, a midsize SUV, and a 2018 Kia Forte which is a small sedan collided with each other. The vehicles traveled toward each other at 40 mph, with 50 percent of the smaller vehicle’s width overlapping the larger vehicle. Forces on the driver dummies in the smaller vehicle were much greater than …