Aerodynamic and Flexible Trucks for Next Generation of Long Distance Road Transport

    Project Details

    Description

    European project focusing on the design of energy efficient, safe, comfortable, configurable and cost-effective trucks
    Short titleAEROFLEX
    AcronymAEROFLEX
    StatusFinished
    Effective start/end date01/10/201831/10/2021

    Collaborative partners

    • MAN Group
    • DAF Trucks
    • Iveco
    • Volvo Group
    • Fiat research center
    • Michelin
    • Chalmers University of Technology (lead)
    • German Aerospace Center

    Funding

    • European Commission: DKK2,266,000.00

    UN Sustainable Development Goals

    In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

    • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
    • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
    • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities

    Keywords

    • Crash causation analysis
    • Driver models
    • Human factors
    • Driver behaviour
    • test track data

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