If you're in the market for a new car, you've probably been exposed to a wealth of new high-tech safety features that probably aren't on your current car virtually every automaker offers at least. Car safety features like blind-spot monitoring have been available, or even standard, on luxury cars for several years but as the government and manufacturers have recognized their importance, they've popped up on lower-priced vehicles as well. The chorus blog comes to you monthly with the latest news, research, and resources, and features contributions from national experts safety solutions for older drivers the roadway safety foundation and leading national experts present this video snapshot of strategies for improving safety for all. The most important safety feature of any car is the one located behind the wheel: the driver that's why we created our go safely initiative — a variety of safety education programs that help develop better drivers of all ages. Get the latest car safety ratings information such as crash test results, safety technology, and performance features to avoid accidents by keeping you safer while on the road.
For 2016, five hyundai models, the sonata, santa fe, santa fe sport, elantra and tucson, were awarded top safety pick+ from the insurance institute for highway safety the plus signifies the vehicles earned the highest possible rating for front crash prevention in iihs testing. If you're in the market for a new car, these are the advanced safety features you should be looking for when you're considering your next vehicle 5 best advanced safety features for new cars. The national safety council's my car does what website offers comprehensive descriptions of new auto safety features, including faqs and videos visit the usaa car buying service we can help you find, finance and insure your next vehicle — overseas or stateside.
The insurance institute for highway safety says this technology reduces single vehicle fatal crashes by nearly 50% electronic stability control is a required standard feature on all models 2012. Best safety rated cars - whether you're looking for a small car that gets 40+ mpg or a larger vehicle with room for people and cargo, safety is always a main concern these top ten. Availability and cost: like most of the new safety features, adaptive headlights are slowly working their way into the vehicle inventory according to iihs, in the 2014 model year they were standard on 14 percent of models and optional on 22 percent. New generation toyota corolla makes a leap forward in safety australasia's independent authority on vehicle safety, ancap, has awarded australasia's top-selling passenger car a 5 star ancap safety rating following testing against the most stringent criteria. Toyota safety sense ™ (tss) is a bundle of active safety features included on many new toyota vehicles at no additional cost these innovative features were designed to help protect you and your passengers from harm.
Car safety features are the first things you must check when buying a car — either a used or brand new try on the seat belts and test drive the car — these are the first two actions you must do before deciding on a car to buy. Why it's cool: the holy grail of futuristic car technology is having cars that drive themselves, and the newest version of tesla's model s is right about there with its autopilot feature the. William king/the image bank/getty images keyless entry systems allow you to unlock your car by pushing a button on a remote the ability to quickly get into your car without fumbling for the key is an important safety feature, especially in poorly-lit areas. The dodge grand caravan has plenty of safety and security features to help protect you and your passengers steel safety frame a structure built with high-strength steel is the foundation of the steel safety frame's construction, which contributes to overall vehicle-impact performance. 9 car safety features to look out for reader's digest editors jun 08 whether you're shopping for a used or new car, it's important to spend time making sure it's safe.
Learn about features that help keep you safe on the road including inflatable rear safety belts, blis® blind spot info system, rear view camera, more. Drivers are protected by more car safety features than ever, including airbags, shatter resistant glass, anti-lock brakes, stability control, and more constantly evolving vehicles have created the need for more car safety features than vehicles of the past as cars become faster and more efficient. As examples, presented below is a list of some of the newer safety features offered by the 2018 lexus rx 350l and 2018 jeep grand cherokee similar safety features can be found on many of today's higher-end vehicles. If you're currently shopping for a new vehicle, review nhtsa's 5-star safety ratings to make informed decisions about the safety features included in your new vehicle they can be found at nhtsagov/ratings.
From the canadian motor vehicle safety standard 108, canada requires that drls be on all new vehicles made and any vehicles imported after 1990 high-tech vehicle safety please note there are many new crash avoidance features besides the few listed below new technologies are being added all the time. Select honda sensing® features available on most vehicles what is honda sensing ® honda sensing ® is our exclusive intelligent suite of safety and driver-assistive technologies designed to alert you to things you might miss while driving. But our favorite stupid safety features have to be the ones predicated on some sort of movement in the car during the accident in response to an automotive safety report by the cornell university. The evolution of car safety technology is a fascinating progression that has been driven by a number of influences throughout the years the work of government mandates, activist groups, and industry analysts has resulted in the introduction of everything from seat belts to lane departure warning systems.