English translation: rear impact

German term or phrase:Heckaufprall
English translation:rear impact
Entered by: Darko Kolega

12:22 Dec 10, 2010
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks / questionnaire
German term or phrase: Heckaufprall
Bestmögliche Einstellung des Sitzes (bei einem drohenden Heckaufprall).
Darko Kolega
Local time: 08:47
rear impact
Heckaufprall (automobile) rear impact (automobile)
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4 +5rear impact
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Siehe Glossareintrag
Steffen Walter

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rear impact

Heckaufprall (automobile) rear impact (automobile)

casper (X)
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agree  Lancashireman: or 'rear-end shunt'
1 min

agree  Steffen Walter: or "rear-end impact" or "rear-end collision"
4 mins

agree  Ingeborg Gowans: I would have said rear-ending; seems to be the usual term here anyway
1 hr

agree  Frosty: With Steffen`s Nr. 2 suggestion
1 hr

agree  Thayenga: rear-end collision
3 hrs
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Reference: Siehe Glossareintrag

Reference information:
http://www.proz.com/?sp=gloss/term&id=5133604 (rear impact)

Vgl. http://www.euroncap.com/Content-Web-Article/63091b5f-df5b-42...

Wird auch als "rear-end collision" oder "rear-end impact" bezeichnet - siehe z. B. http://www.nytimes.com/2006/08/07/business/worldbusiness/07c...

Steffen Walter
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