Nissan: 2017 Nissan Altima, Maxima and Rogue acquire Top Safety Pick Plus ratings from IIHS

Posted on 09. Dec, 2016 by in Nissan Canada

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) currently awarded 3 2017 Nissan vehicles with a “Top Safety Pick Plus” (TSP+) car reserve rating, that is a group’s highest-available designation. The 2017 Nissan Altima, Maxima and Rogue any scored during slightest a “Good” rating in all 5 “Top Safety Pick” (TSP) exam categories and warranted “Top Safety Pick Plus” standing with “Advanced” or “Superior” ratings for front pile-up impediment for models versed with discretionary Forward Emergency Braking. Beginning this year a “Good” or “Acceptable” rating for headlight opening is also compulsory to acquire a TSP+ rating.

To acquire a Top Safety Pick designation, a car contingency grasp “GOOD” ratings in tiny overlie front, assuage overlie front, side and roof strength, along with customary or discretionary front pile-up prevention. The 2017 Nissan Pathfinder joins a Murano and Sentra in receiving an IIHS Top Safety Pick rating this year.

“Nissan is unapproachable to have many of a North American-built vehicles famous by IIHS for car safety,” pronounced Michael Bunce, clamp president, Product Strategy and Planning, Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA). “As a full-line manufacturer, Nissan places a reserve and confidence of Nissan car owners and their passengers as a tip priority. Considering that 85-percent of a vehicles we sell in a U.S. are fabricated in North America, we are appreciative to see a company’s long-term investment in reserve agreeable formula in these pivotal vehicles receiving high outlines from IIHS.”

2017 Nissan Altima – TSP+

The 2017 Altima offers a prolonged list of customary reserve features, including Nissan Advanced Air Bag System (AABS). This complement includes twin theatre supplemental front atmosphere bags with chair belt sensors and an passenger sequence sensor, front seat-mounted side impact supplemental atmosphere bags, and roof-mounted screen supplemental side-impact atmosphere bags for front-and rear-seat outboard passenger conduct protection.

2017 Nissan Maxima – TSP+

Maxima offers an endless operation of safety, confidence and pushing aids – many enclosed as customary apparatus (depending on class level). For example, Predictive Forward Collision Warning (PFCW)1, Intelligent Cruise Control (ICC)2, Forward Emergency Braking (FEB)3, Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA)4 and Blind Spot Warning (BSW)5 are all customary apparatus on a SL, SR and Platinum grades.

2017 Nissan Rogue – TSP+

The Nissan Rogue, a eighth best-selling car in Canada in Nov 2016 and Nissan Canada’s top-selling vehicle, has been updated for a 2017 indication year. Rogue Safety Shield technologies embody radar-based Blind Spot Warning5 and Rear Cross Traffic Alert4, both now accessible on Rogue SV with a discretionary Moonroof and Technology Package (in further to Rogue SL Platinum). The 2017 Rogue is also accessible for a initial time with Lane Departure Warning (LDW)6 and Lane Departure Prevention (LDP)6 (Rogue SL Platinum only).

1 PFCW is dictated to advise we before a collision occurs; it can't forestall a collision. Speed other stipulations apply. See owner’s primer for details.

2 Intelligent Cruise Control is not a collision deterrence complement or warning device. Designed to use singular braking. Failure to request a brakes could outcome in an accident.

3 FEB can't forestall accidents due to trouble or dangerous pushing techniques. It might not yield warning or braking in certain conditions. Speed stipulations apply.

4 Not a surrogate for correct subsidy procedures. May not detect all relocating vehicles. Speed and other stipulations apply. See owner’s primer for details.

5 Blind Spot Warning is not a surrogate for correct line change procedures. The complement will not forestall hit with other vehicles or accidents. It might not detect each car or intent around you.

6 LDW and LDP work usually when a line markings are clearly visible. Speed and other stipulations apply. See owner’s primer for details.


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