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World news about “Cars” published by euronews.

31/10 15:38 CET

Crash-test dummies go up a size to help save obese drivers

Crash-test dummies go up a size to help save obese drivers

A manufacturer of crash-test dummies has upgraded its models to XXL size after it was found that obese drivers are almost 80 percent more likely to die in a car crash. Humanetics says it is making bigger-boned dummies that are now based on a 273lb person. This equates to 124kg…