Global New Car Assessment Programme (Global NCAP), is an independent body testing vehicle all over the world for the safety. Unlike Euro NCAP, Latin NCAP and ASEAN NCAP, Global NCAP test vehicles from countries where there is no government mandated safety agency. Although Indian will soon get its own safety rating system called Bharat NCAP, under the Safer Cars for India program, Global NCAP is testing various vehicles launched in India, made by either Indian or international carmaker. Under the same campaign, Global NCAP recently announced latest rounds of test in which, Volkswagen Taigun and Skoda Kushaq were awarded a full 5-star safety rating. Here we are going to tell you about 5 Cars With Highest Safety Features in India. These vehicles have got five star rating in Global NCAP crash test. The special thing is that the cheapest car in the list comes for just Rs.6 lakh.
5 Cars With Highest Safety Features in India
1. Volkswagen Taigun
The Skoda Kushaq and Volkswagen Tigun sold in India have received a 5-star safety rating from Global NCAP. Both these are the safest vehicles in India. It has received 5 star safety ratings in both the adult occupant and child occupant protection categories. It gets safety features like 6 airbags, ABS with EBD, electronic stability control, tire pressure monitoring system, rear-view camera, hill-hold control and electronic stability control.
2. Tata Punch
This is the cheapest car in this list. Tata Punch has also got 5 star rating in the crash test. It got 5 stars for adult safety and 4 stars for child occupancy. Talking about the features, safety features like dual front airbags, ABS with EBD and a rear parking camera have been given in it. Tata Punch price starts from Rs.6 Lakh onwards.
3. Mahindra XUV300
Like Tata, Mahindra is also not far behind in terms of safety. The company’s sub-compact SUV XUV300 comes with a rating of five stars. It got 16.42 out of 17 for adult safety and 37.44 out of 49 for child safety. In terms of safety features, you are offered 7 airbags, corner braking control and front and rear parking sensors.
4. Tata Altroz
This is the second Tata vehicle in the list. This premium hatchback car has received a 5 star rating from Global NCAP. This car has scored 16.13 out of 17 points. For safety, it gets features like dual front airbags, ISOFIX child seat anchors, auto park lock and rear parking sensors.
5. Mahindra XUV700
XUV700 is a powerful SUV from Mahindra. The SUV has scored 5 stars in adult occupancy and 4 stars in child safety. For safety, features like cruise control, ABS with EBD, 7 airbags, ESP and ADAS are provided in it.