The Global New Car Assessment Program (NCAP) has released the safety ratings for the Nissan Magnite and the Renault Kyger. At the same time, the starting price of Chigger is Rs 5.79 lakh. That is, how safe will the elders and children be in it.
Car Safety Rating: Cars of almost all companies are crash tested by NCAP. It includes features like airbag, ABS, EBD, safety belt, back sensor, camera, speed alert. When a car is crash tested, it is rated based on these safety characteristics.
Procedure to get Safety Rating: The car is crash-tested for safety rating. For this, a human-like dummy is used. During the test, the vehicle is hit by a hard object at a certain speed. There is a baby dummy in the back seat. It is mounted on the child safety seat.
Meaning of Safety Rating: Whether the airbags of the car worked after the crash test. How much damage did the dummy do? How well did the car’s other safety features work? This rating helps the customers to buy a safe car. However, NCAP does not crash test all variants of any car.
Nissan launched its Magnite SUV in 2020. It got good response due to the low price in its segment. It is also the cheapest SUV amongst all of them. During the crash test, Magnite got a 4-star rating in the adult protection test. He got 11.85 marks out of 17 during the test. At the same time, it has got an only a 2-star rating on the child protection test. He got 24.88 marks out of 49 during the test.
Safety Features of Nissan Magnite: The top variant of Magnite comes with features like Vehicle Dynamics Control, Traction Control, and Hill Start Assist. ABS, dual airbags, and rear parking sensors are provided with EBD. It has a 360-degree camera.
He got 12.34 marks out of 17 during the test. At the same time, it has got only a 2-star rating on the child protection test. He got 21.05 marks out of 49 during the test.
Renault Cayger Safety Features: For the safety of the passenger, features like 4 airbags, ABS with EBD, rear parking camera, hill start assist and vehicle stability control have been provided in this car.