Proving Ground - Pavé & Water Splash

Durability testing on the pave.

Pavé Applications

Accelerated structural durability of:

  • Suspension
  • Damping
  • Mountings
  • Components
  • Bodies and structures
  • Trailers
  • Accessories

Facility Description

  • Represents the most severe type of road
  • Industry standard for durability testing
  • Three straights totalling 2.22km
  • 'S' bend (220m)
  • Observation road

 

Water Splash Applications

Accelerated structural durability:

  • Damper cooling
  • Component test
  • Electrical systems test
  • Water ingress
  • Corrosion test

Facility Description

  • 68.6m long, 4.9m wide
  • Water depth nominally 100mm (can be varied for specific tests)