When a customer goes to buy a car, apart from the look and design of the car, the most important thing that comes to his mind is who is better in terms of safety? This is known based on the safety rating given by Global NCAP to the model in the crash test. When it comes to India’s safest cars, Tata and Mahindra cars top the list. Five star rating is given to their vehicles.
List of safety vehicles
The Ratan Tata-led Tata Motors is at the forefront of cars that meet safety standards Of these, Tata Punch, Tata Altroz and Tata Nexon have been given a five-star safety rating. Also, the Mahindra XUV700 and Mahindra XUV300 from the Anand Mahindra-led Mahindra & Mahindra group also received a five-star rating. In fact, in the last few years, customers have started giving more priority to safety cars. Its effect is also seen, many companies have the best cars in the market today, which are good in terms of safety.
Tata Motors’ premium hatchback Tata Altroz is the top NCAP rated car in India. It has received a 5-star safety rating. In addition to its design, this car is also on the top of the list of customers in terms of safety. Its price starts from Rs 5.69 lakh. It has an engine of 1399cc and its mileage is 25.11 kmpl. Many West Class features are seen in this car. Talking about the safety features of this hatchback, dual front airbags, ABS with EBD, voice alert, fog lamps, reverse parking camera, corner stability control are offered.
Tata Nexon is the second best car from Tata with five star safety rating. Global NCAP has also rated it as a safe car. This car scored 16.6 out of 17 in the crash test. Hence it tops the top 5-star rated cars in India. Its starting price in the Indian car market is Rs 7.09 lakh and it gives a mileage of 21.5 kmpl. 1499cc engine is provided in this SUV. Talking about safety features, it includes dual front airbags, brake disc wiping, emergency brake assist, hill hold assist, ESP, ABS with EBD, ISOFIX mount with electronic traction control.
Tata Punch from Tata Motors is a great car that meets safety standards. Global NCAP has also given it a 5 star rating. This sub-compact SUV is also built on the same Agile Light Flexible Advanced Architecture as the Altroz. Talking about safety features, it includes front seatbelt pretensioner, dual front airbags, seatbelt reminder, ISOFIX anchorage and ABS. It scored 16.45 points out of 17 in the safety crash test. It has front fog lamps, automatic headlamps on the top trim and dual airbags with rain sensing wipers.
The Mahindra XUV700 is another SUV from the Mahindra group, which has been given a 5-star rating by Global NCAP, an organization that investigates vehicle safety crash tests. This car has also been given the ‘Safer Choice Award’. This Mahindra vehicle achieved the highest combined occupant safety rating of any vehicle tested in Global NCAP’s SaferCarsForIndia campaign in November 2021. It received 5-stars for adult protection and 4-stars for child protection.
Mahindra’s compact SUV XUV300 is one of the safest cars in India with a 5-star safety rating. The car also received the Safer Choice Award from Global NCAP. Talking about the features, the company has given it 7 airbags. Also, features include ABS with EBD, four-wheel disc brakes, 6-speed transmission, LED tail lamps and all 4 power windows. Its price starts from Rs 9.95 lakh and it is 20 kmpl in terms of mileage.