FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 10, 2015 – With combined eager criteria in one of a industry’s already severe contrast of automobile safety, a 2016 Hyundai Genesis and 2016 Tucson warranted a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s (IIHS) 2016 TOP SAFETY PICK+ awards. The IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+ endowment helps consumers collect vehicles that offer a tip turn of pile-up protection.
“Safety is a tip priority during Hyundai, so we are gratified to see dual of a vehicles on this prestigious list,” pronounced Mike O’Brien, clamp president, Corporate and Product Planning, Hyundai Motor America. “Hyundai’s importance on reserve continues to gleam by with a modernized reserve technologies opposite a automobile lineup, including unconstrained puncture braking (AEB), line depart warning with line keep support as good as puncture stop assist.”
IIHS rates vehicles in a tiny overlie front crash, assuage overlie front crash, side and roof strength, and conduct patience tests, as good as a customary or discretionary front pile-up impediment system. Winners of a TOP SAFETY PICK+ endowment contingency acquire good ratings for passenger insurance in all 5 of a evaluations. For a initial time, a good rating in a tiny overlie front pile-up exam is compulsory to acquire a award.
“The Genesis is versed with Electronic Stability Control (ESC), 9 airbags and energy-absorbing front airbags, while a Tucson has AEB, assisting these vehicles acquire a tip rating,” pronounced Adrian Lund, IIHS president. “Both warranted a compulsory good rating in a tiny overlie front pile-up analysis and a superior- or advanced-rated front pile-up impediment complement with involuntary braking capabilities, a pivotal criteria to validate for a TOP SAFETY PICK+ award.”
The 2016 Genesis is versed with many modernized reserve record options, including ESC, Lane Departure Warning System, Tire Pressure Monitoring System, Brake Assist and Electronic Brake Distribution, Lane Change Assist and a rearview camera. In addition, a Genesis includes Sensory Surround Safety Technologies that assistance motorist application and concentration on sum passenger safety, and even a reserve of other drivers nearby.
Multiple modernized reserve record options are also accessible on a 2016 Tucson, including AEB with walking detection, Lane Departure Warning System, Blind Spot Detection, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Lane Change Assist, Backup Warning Sensors and a customary rearview camera. In addition, modernized high-strength steel represents some-more than 50 percent of a new Tucson’s structure, for extended pile-up safety. The automobile also facilities a customary Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) that alerts drivers if one or some-more tires are under-inflated, and includes a tire’s location.
HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA
Hyundai Motor America, headquartered in Fountain Valley, Calif., is a auxiliary of Hyundai Motor Co. of Korea. Hyundai vehicles are distributed via a United States by Hyundai Motor America and are sole and serviced by some-more than 830 dealerships nationwide. All Hyundai vehicles sole in a U.S. are lonesome by a Hyundai Assurance program, that includes a 5-year/60,000-mile entirely negotiable new automobile singular warranty, Hyundai’s 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain singular guaranty and 5 years of nominal Roadside Assistance. Hyundai Blue Link Connected Care provides owners of Hyundai models versed with a Blue Link telematics complement with active reserve and automobile caring services nominal for one year with enrollment. These services embody Automatic Collision Notification, Enhanced Roadside Assistance, Vehicle Diagnostic Alert, Monthly Vehicle Health Report and In-Vehicle Service Scheduling.