The safest 5 cars in 2011, according to Euro NCAP!
Euro ncap test
Audi q3 euro ncap safest small suv
Chevrolet aveo euro ncap safest subcompact
Ford focus euro ncap safest small family car
Each year, the Euro NCAP decide which are the safest cars in each class.
Last year, five different models were chosen, winning each in a different chassis class.
Small SUV category
The safest car in the small SUV segment is Audi Q3. It received a score of 94% for occupant protection, 85 for child protection and for 52 for pedestrians. But it received a high score of 86% for safety systems and driver assistance.
The safest subcompact is Chevrolet Aveo
. The car got 95% score for passengers, 87 for children, 54 and 93% for pedestrian safety assistance. Aveo received a high score, considering that it is a small class car and the price is a low-cost.
Small family car category
Safest small family car came out Ford Focus
. The car got a score of 92% to protect passengers, 82 for children, 72 for pedestrians (a very high score) and 71% because of safety systems which helps the driver avoid an accident and a collision.
Small multi-purpose vehicle
The safest small multi-purpose vehicle has been voted Mercedes-Benz B-Class. He received, as expected from a Mercedes, a huge score of 97% to protect passengers, 81 for children, 56 for pedestrians and 86 in terms of assistance and safety systems.
Large family car category
As a tradition, the safest large family car is a Volvo. It's the Volvo V60
which point 94% to protect passengers, 82 for children, 64 for pedestrian protection, and …beating drums ... 100% in terms of safety systems and accident assistance. Yes, you read right! Volvo remains faithful to safety and received more than any other car: a maximum score.
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