Low Friction Area
NTC has a 50 m long Low Friction Area that can be used for acceleration and braking at low speed in slippery conditions to test vehicle reactions on wet surfaces. The area is made up of ceramic tiles that are sprayed with water via a sprinkler system.
The track is located at the end of the second straight section of the Car Dynamic Platform.
Facts and Figures
The following tests can be performed on the Low Friction Area: