The company Tesla has another reason to be proud of their achievements. National Directorate of traffic safety on US highways (National Highway Transportation Safety Administration, NHTSA) awarded Tesla Model X crossover, the highest rating: 5 stars for each test category. This makes the Model X safest at the moment the vehicle in the SUV segment on the roads.
Each version of the Model X – 60D, 75D, 90D, P90D and 100D – perfectly proved itself in tests for resistance to frontal impact, side impact, roll-over and in total safety.
NHTSA experts and failed to overturn the Model X in the dynamic tests. According to the NHTSA estimates that the probability of rollover electric vehicle in case of an accident is only 9.3%. A major factor in the high resistance to rollover Model X, of course, is downwardly dislocated center of gravity by placing the storage units under the car floor.
” Of all the cars ever tested NHTSA, Model X inferior to the risk of injury but the S model, Model , – stated in a press release Tesla. – In the event of a serious incident, passengers Model X likely to do without serious injury is 93% – this is the testimony of our commitment to creating the safest cars on the road . ”
NHTSA conducted the first crossover crash test Tesla Model X, the video is posted on CrashNet1 YouTube-channel.