Toyota Aygo Safe or Not?

December 20, 2012 at 9:25 am

Specialists from the organization Euro NCAP has conducted a series of crash tests of compact cars Citroen C1, Peugeot 107 and Toyota Aygo. All three models showed similar results. In the frontal impact passengers were provided with sufficient protection, though the driver may suffer from hitting the steering wheel. The experts also noted that the dashboards because of their structure could lead to injury in an accident. Foot protection for driver and front passenger assessed as sufficient, but blocked from hitting the brake pedal can injure the driver’s legs.

2013 Toyota Aygo

2013 Toyota Aygo Photo

With the side impact test experts said the low level of protection of the chest. This applies both to the collision with another car and hitting the post. During a rear impact, all three models have demonstrated low levels to protect the passengers and the driver’s neck from whiplash injuries. Experts also looked the cars in terms of the discipline of the worst possible ratings.

2013 Toyota Aygo

2013 Toyota Aygo Model Pic

In the field of protection of children three years of age, all three models have received the highest score. This concerns both the head-on collision, and both side impacts. The only gripe experts Euro NCAP due to lack of information on the state of the driver’s front airbag passenger (it is disabled or enabled). Now we can see that Toyota Aygo was also named one of the safest compact cars in the market!

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