Unit Cost Entry

Unit Cost Element - Roll Stability Control

Unit Cost Component - Roll stability control for trucks



Description

Stability control and rollover warnings for heavy vehicles. Typically works with existing electronic stability programs (ESP) to detect a potential rollover and apply a combination of individual wheel braking and engine power reduction to help stabilize the vehicle and prevent rollovers.


Cost Type

Estimated

Data Date

2011

Reported Units



Units

Each (EA)

Year (Dollars)

2011

Capital Cost per Unit ($)

$2,000.00

O & M Cost per Unit ($)



Lifetime

years


Notes

Scania offer free trailer ESP with their prime movers, as the ESP module is factory-fitted. Iveco offer ESP as standard on their light and heavy rigid trucks, and Kenworth on their heavy and multi-combination trucks.

Source

Analysis of crash data to estimate the benefits of emerging vehicle technology

Author: Anderson;, Hutchinson; Linke; and Ponte

Published By: Centre for Automotive Safety Research

Prepared by the University of Adelaide

Other Reference Number: CASR Report Series CASR094

URL: http://casr.adelaide.edu.
au/casrpubfile/1081/CASR0
94.pdf

Unit Cost Details

Capital Cost per Unit: $2,000.00

O&M Cost per Unit:

Year (Dollars): 2011

Lifetime: years