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‘Child-Proofing’ the New Ford B-MAX; Mud, Milk and Fizzy Drink Tests

‘Child-Proofing’ the New Ford B-MAX; Mud, Milk and Fizzy Drink Tests

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Ensure it is Ready for Family Life · Ford “child-proofs” the new B-MAX; subjects compact multi-activity vehicle to fabric and plastic testing, including mud, milk and fizzy drink tests, to simulate punishment from children and pets · Engineers soak interior materials to gauge stain resistance; conduct testing with a sharp-spiked “mace”; and use Velcro to replicate fabrics snagging on children’s bags and clothing · Ford tests impact resistance of plastics using a rubber ball ten times heavier than a regulation football Every parent is familiar with the challenge of keeping a new car clean in the face of everyday use by children and pets. Ford has now tried to make that job a little easier for mums and dads by “child-proofi...