Five Indian car models got zero star ratings after failing in the crash tests conducted by the Global New Car Assessment Programme (Global NCAP) on 17 May 2016. The cars that failed the crash tests are the Renault Kwid, Maruti Suzuki’s Celerio and Eeco, Mahindra Scorpio and Hyundai Eon.
The results showed low levels of adult occupant protection in the five models. The Renault Kwid was tested in three versions including one with airbags, but none got a star for adult safety. As for the Scorpio, it scored zero stars in adult occupant protection and two in child occupant protection. The collapse of the structure combined with the lack of airbags indicated high probability of life threatening injuries for adult passengers.
So let’s do:
1. _____ Indian car models fail crash tests conducted by NCAP.
Source – The Hindu