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Volvo XC90 receives Euro NCAP Best in Class award

Volvo XC90 Euro NCAP Best Award

Volvo XC90 has scored 100% in Safety Assist category and 97% in adult occupant protection.

New Volvo XC90, which went on sale in India last year has been regaled globally for its elevated level of occupant protection and safety features. Now, Euro NCAP has awarded the XC90 a prestigious award of – Best in Class. XC90 received this award after scoring well in all four sections of adult protection, child protection, pedestrian safety and safety assistance system. It has to be noted here that in safety systems, XC90 was awarded a 100% rating.

Having to compete against the likes of Audi Q7, Mercedes GL Class and BMW X5, the Volvo XC90 also scored 100% in Safety Assist and a top score in two Autonomous Emergency Braking tests. It also features advanced pedestrian protection. Volvo is the first automaker to have exceeded the criteria laid down by Euro NCAP.

Volvo XC90 Euro NCAP Best Award

Volvo XC90 Euro NCAP Best Award

Volvo XC90 is the company’s flagship SUV. It is a part of the company‚Äôs Vision 2020 in which the Swedish automaker aims to address safety standards with a goal of creating cars that do not crash and wherein no one is seriously injured or killed.

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Volvo XC90 has been the recipient of other prestigious awards from across the globe as well. Demand for the Volvo XC90 has far exceeded production capacities and has caused a major transformation for the Swedish automaker from a lightweight premium runner to a heavyweight challenger.

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Former freelance writer, Pearl Daniels is in the auto industry since 2011, having established herself as a widely read staff writer since 2013. Her keen eye for industry news, daily need to break down latest events, and quest to not miss a single launch detail, gives you the most refreshing morning news on weekdays.

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