Test center

The Poclain site in Verberie, France has its own private test center for the group's Research & Development team to use for developing hydraulic transmissions.

The test tracks are also suitable for private automobiles and commercial vehicles. The tracks are used by Poclain Powertrain in test sessions organized with customers, prospective customers, or driver panels to assess and compare performance of vehicles with and without Addidrive fitted.

Asphalt track

Related situations

  • Road network
     

Items tested

  • Performance on the road
  • System activation modes
  • Sound level

Teflon ramp

Related situations

  • Slope / coming out of snow covered area (poor control)
  • Boat launch ramp
     

Items tested

  • Drive power on low grip slope
  • Calibrated grip track

Mud track

Related situations

  • Deteriorated road
  • Mud season
  • Off-road adventures
     

Items tested

  • Drive power performance
  • Ability to stay on course

Sandy area

Related situations

  • Beach access
  • Boat access
  • Sandy track
  • Forestry
     

Items tested

  • Drive power performance
  • Ability to stay on course

Earth slope 20%-30%

Related situations

  • Private access road
  • Deteriorated roads
  • Track in mountainous area
  • Off-road adventures
     

Items tested

  • Drive power performance
  • Ability to stay on course
Earth slope

Gravel slope 30%

Related situations

  • Private access road
  • Track in mountain area
  • Off-road adventures, leisure
     

Items tested

  • Drive power performance
  • Ability to stay on course

Flat grassy area

Related situations

  • Private land
  • Open area parking
  • Off-road adventures
     

Items tested

  • Drive power performance
  • Ability to stay on course

Ditch

Related situation

  • Reversing maneuver
     

Item tested

  • Drive power performance

Wet grassy area

Related situations

  • Private land
  • Open area parking
  • Stopping along the road
     

Items tested

  • Drive power performance
  • Ability to stay on course

Forest track

Related situations

  • Private access road
  • Forestry
  • Off-road adventures, leisure activities
     

Items tested

  • Exposure to various situations
  • Varied difficulties