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Nissan: 2016 Nissan Sentra Achieves Top Safety Pick Plus rating by a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Today a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) upgraded a 2016 Nissan Sentra to a tip rating of “Top Safety Pick Plus” when versed with discretionary Forward Emergency Braking technology. The Sentra had formerly hold a agency’s Top Safety Pick nomination before to IIHS acknowledgment of a compulsory front pile-up impediment record performance.

For this year, IIHS has tightened a standards by requiring a “Good” or improved rating in all 5 of a crashworthiness categories to acquire a “Top Safety Pick” and creation an accessible front pile-up impediment complement imperative for all awards. To acquire a IIHS “Top Safety Pick Plus” designation, a car contingency acquire a “Good” or improved on all 5 crashworthiness categories and also accept an “Advanced” or “Superior” rating for front pile-up prevention.

“Nissan is unapproachable to have another of a core vehicles famous by IIHS for car safety,” pronounced Michael Bunce, clamp president, Product Strategy and Planning, Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA). “Nissan has a reserve and confidence of Nissan car owners and their passengers as a tip priority, so we are blissful to see a long-term investment in reserve display formula in these latest IIHS tests.”

Sentra joins a 2016 Altima, Maxima and Murano in earning a IIHS Top Safety Pick Plus rating. Forward Emergency Braking is accessible on 2016 Sentra SR and SL models versed with a discretionary Technology Package.

Please click HERE for a latest IIHS report. 

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About Nissan Motor Co.
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., Japan’s second-largest automotive company, is headquartered in Yokohama, Japan, and is partial of a Renault-Nissan Alliance. Operating with some-more than 247,500 employees globally, Nissan sole 5.32 million vehicles and generated income of 11.38 trillion yen (USD 103.6 billion) in mercantile year 2014. Nissan delivers a extensive operation of some-more than 60 models underneath a Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun brands. Nissan leads a universe in zero-emission mobility, dominated by sales of a LEAF, a initial mass-market, pure-electric vehicle. It is a best-selling EV in story with roughly 50% share of a zero-emission car segment.

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Steve Yaeger
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