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Volvo has invited a few international automotive journalists at their home in Sweden to show them how the safety tests are conducted. As you already know, the Volvo XC90 is a high-end car full with safety technologies. This is why we should see a few videos of the tests conducted by Volvo

More than that, Volvo has developed a special testing equipment called the ‘Robocoaster’ inspired by the Legoland amusement park ride.  “Watching people being thrown in all directions during a ride in the ‘Robocoaster’, I suddenly realized that those rapid, random movements resembled the violent forces occupants in a run-off road crash are exposed to", said Volvo safety expert Anders Axelson.
 
Volvo Crash Test Rig
 
 
2015 Volvo XC90 Crash Test
 
 
Volvo Robocoaster Rig
 

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