Subaru Forester 2014 he marriages the new IIHS crash ordeal
Subaru Canada, Inc. is pleased to announce the 2014 Forester That is the first vehicle to succeed brilliantly in all aspects of the frontal crash test HAS very little overlap requiring leaded by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The Forester is the only Among the 13 small SUVs Evaluated to Obtain an overall assessment of well falling on the ordeal, and getting the new top level of distinction BEST CHOICE SECURITY + IIHS All All All which WAS beens Recently added to icts ratings assessment.
"With the remodeling flat design Forester, Subaru's engineers objective Were Given to do well in our new test And They succeeded year," Said Joe Nolan says the vice-president of the IIHS for automotive research. "That is how we hoped Exactly That Would manufacturers react to Improve the protection of persons in severe frontal collisions Such."
"The performance in matters of security is at the heart of our quest to inspire confidence and peace of mind on ANY type of road and in all weather conditions" Said Shiro Ohta, president and chief officer of Subaru Canada, Inc. "Being the only one of 13 small SUVs succeed fully in all aspects of this new very Demanding IIHS test and optimal evaluations in matters of security is a recognition of the emphasis we-have still room on the security. "
This is not the first time That the Forester shines in a new IIHS crash test. When the IIHS Has Begun to Evaluate the Relatively small SUV Has the lateral protection in 2003, the Subaru model HAS succeeded best and WAS one of only two to have got a good rating.
The IIHS says the test HAS little overlap icts ranks of safety evaluations of vehicles last year. Most vehicles today are designed to succeed the good government frontal crash test and full strength test frontal collision overlap moderate or average size of the IIHS purpose it is Not Sufficient to Ensure good performance at a low collision overlap. A study by the IIHS in 2009 on vehicles with good evaluations for protection in frontal collisions HAS shown Indeed That low overlap collisions Accounted for Nearly a quarter of collisions with serious or fatal to occupants of the seats face the injury.
Forester helps to wear the number 20 titles BEST CHOICE SECURITY +. The recognition is based on the performance falling on the ordeal of a frontal collision HAS little overlap as well as evaluations WAS moderate overlap frontal impacts, lateral, and the falling back on a rollover. To deserve this honor, a vehicle must get Good ratings in the oven of the five tests and at least one of acceptability in the fifth dimension.
This honor reinforces the reputation of Subaru in matters of security and is the first recognition of the IIHS for 2014 Subaru model. Subaru is the only manufacturer with all models-have-been-have reconnu the best security choice in 2013 by the IIHS and the only brand mentions That received better security choices from the IIHS for all models icts in oven consecutive years (2010-2013) . The 2014 Forester is the third vehicle Subaru Obtain the title of BEST CHOICE SECURITY +. The IIHS awards for Legacy and Outback 2013 (built Effective August 2012) the designation of Top Safety Pick 2013 + by the end of 2012. Obtaining recognition Requires a rating of "Good" or "Acceptable" in the new ordeal frontal collision HAS little overlap in addition to meet the Criteria of best security choices based IIHS.
About the IIHS
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety is an independent, not-for-profit, scientific and pedagogical All All All which is dedicated to Reducing the Losses - Deaths, injuries and material damage - as a result of accidents on the roads.
Source: Subaru Canada Inc.