Tata Nexon NCAP overview.
Recently, Tata Nexon was tested for the Global NCAP and it grabed 4-stars. But now the Nexon sets a new record with more safety across all variants. And the home-grown car maker has received five of five stars from the Tata Nexon. The Tata Nexon sets a new benchmark hereby scoring 16.06 points out of 17.00 points.
Tata Motors proudly announced another feat achieved by its much-loved compact SUV. Scored all stars, the Nexon has become the first made in India car to score five stars adult safety.
Speaking about this new achievement by the Nexon, Mr. Mayank Pareek, President – PVBU, Tata Motors, said, “The Indian car-buyers are increasingly rating safety as one of the topmost parameters while making a car purchase. We are elated to receive the highest ever safety rating from Global NCAP, for the Nexon. The Global NCAP results area reflection of our commitment towards keeping Safety as the first priority.With these test results, the Nexon becomes the first car in the country to achieve a full 5-star adult safety rating and emerges as India’s Safest Car, in terms of crash safety”.
According to Mr. Rajendra Petkar – Chief Technology Officer, Tata Motors Limited – “Tata Motors has a legacy of making safe & durable vehicles and this’ Global NCAP result affirms that TML has the technology and commitment to make the best of global safety accessible to Indian customers. With Tata Nexon, we continue to take leadership role in vehicle safety. We are extremely happy to receive this certification from Global NCAP. This achievement is the result of the relentless hard work put in by our engineers who have gone into every minute details of form, joinery, profile, material using advanced digital simulation techniques and numerous safety related tests leveraging our decades of experience. We at Tata Motors believe in working persistently towards producing cars which are compliant for a safer tomorrow.”
Test Carried out
The car was tested for both front and side impacts. The combined evaluated in Global NCAP crash test. Both the combined test result have made the Nexon a topper in terms of safety. Fully designed and engineered in India, this achievement puts India on the global map and is a precursor to Tata Motors.
Safety Products Offered
The Energy-absorbing body structure with high-strength steel construction and critical reinforcements,effectively absorb the impact energy and provide a stable load-path for protecting the passenger compartment from deformation.
For driver & passenger safety, the Nexon comes equipped with dual-frontal airbags and seatbelts with pre-tensioner, load-limiter &crash-locking tongue (CLT for driver occupant) which prevents the uncontrolled forward movement of the occupant and avoids injuries. The driver foot-well area is also reinforced with pedal blockers to prevent the feet injuries in the event of an unfortunate crash.
In addition to the structural integrity, Nexon hosts a range of safety features such as ABS with EBD and corner stability control as standard offering, Child-safety door locks, Voice-based alerts, rear parking assistance and Front fog lamps with cornering assistance, which ensure an all-round safety while driving on the road. ISOFIX anchorage for child seat and front co-passenger seat belt reminder come as a standard offering. All the variants of Nexon comply with the Global NCAP safety results (5-star: Adult occupant safety | 3-star: Child occupant safety)
With its striking style and exhilarating performance, the Tata Nexon has been winning hearts of the customers and yielding robust sales numbers for Tata Motors since its launch.
Prior to this feat, the Nexon had been awarded a 4-star rating by Global NCAP in Aug’18, and through quick engineering & technological improvements it has surpassed its own benchmark and achieved the full 5-star rating within 3 months. With this ‘LEVEL NEX’ performance, the Nexon has once again set a new benchmark for safety in India.
Road safety has been the prime agenda jointly for the current Government and the automotive industry. Tata Motors is known to make tough,durable and safe cars and the Global NCAP score affirms that it has the technology and commitment make the best of global safety accessible to Indian customers. For decades, the Company has dedicated itself to the mission of‘Safe Bharat’ by developing innovative mobility solutions, in personal as wellas mass transport. It is committed to the CESS approach of Connected, Electrified,Shared and Safe and the Company has taken a conscious decision to build the nation responsibly by bringing inclusive, sustainable and transformational approach.
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