Science Inventory

Peer Review of “LDT Weight Reduction Study with Crash Model, Feasibility and Detailed Cost Analyses – Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Pickup”

Citation:

Peer Review of “LDT Weight Reduction Study with Crash Model, Feasibility and Detailed Cost Analyses – Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Pickup”. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C.

Impact/Purpose:

The contractor will identify a group of four independent peer reviewers and facilitate each member’s review and comment on the FEV report. Two of these same experts shall also be tasked to provide a detailed evaluation of the CAE model(s).

Description:

The contractor will conduct an independent peer review of FEV’s light-duty truck (LDT) mass safety study, “Light-Duty Vehicle Weight Reduction Study with Crash Model, Feasibility and Detailed Cost Analysis – Silverado 1500”, and its corresponding computer-aided engineering (CAE) models. The report provides a design and cost analysis for light weighting a LDT.

URLs/Downloads:

Peer Review Charge Letter for Light-duty Vehicle Weight Reduction Study   (PDF,NA pp, 293 KB,  about PDF)

Mass Reduction and Cost Analysis - Light-Duty Pickup Truck Model Years 2020-2025 (EPA 420R15006)   (PDF,NA pp, 332 KB,  about PDF)

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (PUBLISHED REPORT/REPORT)
Product Published Date: 06/01/2015
Record Last Revised: 10/20/2017
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 268580