NOT SUBSTITUTE SEATBELTS
Airbags are not subtitute for the use of seatbelts, they work best when everyone is buckled and children are properly restrained in the back seat.
ABS IMPROVES STEERING IN AN EMERGENCY
ABS (Anti-Lock Brake System) is a braking system and also improves the steering in an emergency as the rolling wheels allow the car to be steered away from an obstacle and trouble.
SAFETY BELTS PREVENT DEATH IN 50% OF CASES
Safety belts can prevent death in about half of the accidents.
Latin and Global NCAP disappointed by the Mexican Government’s long delay in fully implementing car safety legislation
The Latin and Global New Car Assessment Programmes welcome the Mexican Governments publication of new vehicle safety standards. However, both Latin and Global NCAP are very disappointed by the long...Read more
Latin NCAP new results: another zero star Chevrolet and the Ford Ranger scores three stars for adult occupants
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Latin NCAP audited the Toyota Fortuner (SW4) a Hilux family member
The Toyota Fortuner (SW4) is the SUV version of the Hilux. It was crash tested in ADAC as an audit test to check if the SUV offers the same protection...Read more