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Crumple Zones

Most modern cars have a feature installed called Crumple Zones. Crumple zones are areas of metal which can crumple to absorb force upon impact with an object in the instance of a crash etc. 


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Here,the green and grey metal at the front of the car would crush to absorb the contact force from the object in a crash to prevent severe whiplash or crushing for the passenger.

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