JARI:Japan Automobile Research Institute

Handling and braking test track

Handling and braking test track

Multi-purpose test course suitable for straight running, meandering, braking, road-holding ability, acceleration and lighting tests among others. The course is lined with overhead lights for nighttime testing.

Main test items

  • Brake performance test
  • Road-holding ability test
  • Acceleration performance test
  • Onboard lighting test


  • Asphalt pavement
  • Overall length: 1,500m
    Acceleration segment: Length 500m x Width 10m
    Test segment: Length 1,000m x Width 50m
  • Banking: 0.5%
  • Designed load on wheel: 6 tons
  • Safety strip width: 10m