Euro NCAP tested the safety of the new Mercedes-Benz E-Class and the Peugeot 3008

Mercedes-Benz E-Class

The updated sedan passed the test as "excellent". At the same time the drain configuration model is equipped with complex security systems to help prevent a collision or reduce its effects to a minimum, but experts in the Euro NCAP crash tests with frontal and side impact assistants are not activated.

Driver and front passenger safety passenger-child pedestrian protection safety assistants 95% 90% 77% 62%

In a collision with a deformable barrier mannequins are not affected of the assessment – "good" (five out of five on the scale of Euro NCAP) and "adequate" (four of five), then there is a very strong performance. Upon impact, the entire width of the body may be slightly damaged the back row passenger assessment "three".

Standard weak point of almost all machines – the place of impact in the field of pedestrian pelvis. Experts noted the good work of the system detect an obstacle appearing in front of the car, and the active bonnet, which is raised in a collision to minimize the consequences.

Peugeot 3008

When faced with a deformable barrier put up the highest score of the right leg of the driver and front passenger, head and neck, weaknesses – shin of the left leg and torso, with the driver in the case of the body situation is a bit worse than that of a passenger.

Safety of the driver and front passenger occupant-child pedestrian safety Protection Assistants security 86% 85% 67% 58%

Upon impact with a perfect overlap Peugeot 3008 is safe in most cases for both the driver and rear passengers, but may suffer neck. The situation, when the crossover will drive another car, do not worry – the highest protection of the ball of the driver. The rating "adequate" exhibited for the situation when the Peugeot 3008 sidewall meet, for example, with a pillar.

Degree of protection of passengers, children experts questions did not cause. Pedestrians can also be assured. The Peugeot 3008 is one of the few cars that have shown good results in the safety assessment for the region of the hip joints. Weaknesses – the base of the windscreen and the rack.

Security Assistants were evaluated by 58%, that is, got 7 points out of 12 maximum. All trim levels Peugeot 3008 is equipped with a control system for lane and speed limit signs recognition system.

Recall that in late August, Euro NCAP has published a report on the crash test car market four new products: the crossover Kia Niro, Toyota Hilux, Subaru Levorg and Renault Scenic.

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