XUV700 becomes Mahindra’s second car and 5th Indian car to achieve 5 star global NCAP safety rating
A few days after the official start of deliveries, Global NCAP has released the safety rating of Mahindra XUV700. It has received a 5-star safety rating for adult occupants and a 4-star safety rating for child occupants.
Mahindra XUV700 Safety Rating – 5 Star
The XUV700 is the 5th Indian car to achieve a 5 star safety rating in the Global NCAP crash test. The first Indian car to get a 5 star rating was the Tata Nexon. The other 3 cars in this coveted list are Tata Punch, Tata Altroz and Mahindra XUV300.
Mahindra XUV700 is the 5th safest car in the list of safest cars in India in terms of points. At the top is Tata Punch, followed by Mahindra XUV300, Tata Altroz and Nexon. The XUV700 scored 16.03 points in adult safety and 41.66 points in child safety.
Mahindra XUV700 Safety – Adult Person
The protection provided to the head, neck and chest of the driver and passenger was good. The knees of the driver and passenger showed good protection. The driver’s tibia showed adequate protection and the passenger’s tibia showed adequate and good protection.
The bodyshell and footwell area were rated as stable and were able to withstand further loads. The car offers standard SBR for the driver and passenger. UN95 testing showed that the car could meet the requirements. All of the above rated five stars for adult occupant protection.
Mahindra XUV700 Safety – For Kids
RWFs with ISOfIX and support legs were installed for children between the ages of 3 and 1.5 years. Both were able to prevent head exposure during the impact. CRS marking was fine. The recommended CRS did not show inconsistency. The vehicle offers a lapbelt in the rear center position. All of the above told about Four Star for Child Occupant Protection.
Alejandro Fures, Secretary General, Global NCAP, said, “Mahindra has achieved a major milestone with this top score for adult safety and is the first Indian-made and owned to offer Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) as a safety option. Providing this life saving technology is an important step towards encouraging wider fitment of accident prevention technologies. Mahindra is one of the leading manufacturers in India, the vehicle safety of Global NCAP Committed to improving its vehicles in response to the call to democratize
David Ward, President, Towards Zero Foundation, said, “It is very satisfying to see Mahindra demonstrating its continued commitment to vehicle safety with the five-star performing XUV700. Along with a high level of safety for adults and children, Availability of AEB, potentially life-saving accident prevention technology. These are important indicators of the Indian automotive market moving towards higher levels of consumer awareness and safety demand.”