SUVs and Trucks Compete at Pacific Northwest Mudfest

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience
Slalom
SUVs and trucks tend to have higher centers of gravity, so testing that focuses on handling during emergency maneuvers can also be revealing. To determine how vehicles handle quick turns at speeds between 30-40 mph, journalists drove the Mudfest entrants through a slalom course. Not only does this showcase how a vehicle’s stability control operates, it also properly tests suspension and tires.

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