General Motors Cheongna Proving Ground
The Cheongna Proving Ground is located in Cheong-na International City in Seo-gu, Yeonhi-Dong Incheon, Korea (South Korea) and conducts development and testing of vehicles as part of GM’s global vehicle development operations.
Construction of the GM Korea Proving Ground at Cheong-na began in October 2005 and was completed in 2007. The facility spans 477,000 square meters (5.1 million square feet).
The city of Incheon gave GM a 30-year rent-free lease of the land on which the facility is located.
The Cheongna Proving Ground includes various test-driving tracks to measure vehicle performance as well as specialty facilities.
Enabling engineers to test vehicle driving performance, the proving ground includes the following test tracks:
- Long straights
- Banked bowls
- Handling course
- Dynamic area
- Surface test courses
- Simulated gradient courses
The facility is also capable of testing vehicle noise and vibration as well as hot and cold environment performance.
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