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Euro NCAP: New Škoda Fabia is the safest car in its class

Euro NCAP: New Škoda Fabia is the safest car in its class The new Škoda Fabia is currently the safest small car based on the methodology Euro NCAP. Already in November 2014 acquired this new model from Euro NCAP highest number of points, plus the only one of 14 small cars tested received the best possible rating in the form of five stars.

The overall result of Euro NCAP safety rating based on partial results in the field of adult and pediatric crew members, pedestrian protection and supporting safety systems.

"With innovative safety systems and a comprehensive safety package defines our new model new benchmarks in its segment. A valuation model Fabia safest small car in the Euro NCAP tests confirms it again, "says Dr. Frank Welsch, a member of the Board of Directors of Škoda Auto Technical Development.

In all four areas to be evaluated (protection of adult crew members, child protection, security assistance systems and pedestrian protection), the new Škoda Fabia from Euro NCAP best possible rating in the form of five stars. Examiners particularly appreciated the stable structure of the cab. The maximum possible number of points, the vehicle for the protection of children under the age of 18 months. Very good was also assessed security-year-olds.

The new Fabia is from mid-November 2014 sales on the first European markets. The third generation of this model addresses expressive design, excellent environmental values ​​and cutting-edge technology for greater security and greater comfort. The current widely in the media, among both customers and dealers is very positive. The first important benchmarks leading professional media new small car clearly wins.

Fabia scores safety innovations that have been reserved for cars from higher segments. The premiere of this car has the optional Front Assistant with integrated emergency brake City. The radar system constantly monitors the gap to vehicles traveling in front, and if it evaluates as insufficient hits. It is also the first model equipped with a brake multicollision. This reduces the risk of subsequent collisions after the first impact. In addition, it is also newly available optional Driver Activity Assistant (identification of driver fatigue). Additional safety systems are speed limiter (speed limiter), assistant to start up the hill (Hill Hold Control) and electronic check tire pressure.

The best possible protection in the event of an accident in the Fabia offers a large and perfectly tuned security package. In the event of a collision protects the crew of up to six airbags - front, side and curtain - in conjunction with three-point seatbelts. High body rigidity and specifically optimized crumple zones form the basis of a high level of passive safety.

Source: tz

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