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Tesla Model 3 Wins Top Safety Award from Institute for Highway Safety

Discussion in 'Model 3' started by TMC Staff, Mar 5, 2020.

  1. TMC Staff

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    The Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has named the Tesla Model 3 a Top Safety Pick+ award winner for 2020. To qualify for a 2020 Top Safety Pick or Top Safety Pick+ award, vehicles must have good ratings in each of the institute’s six crashworthiness evaluations. They must also have good or acceptable headlights and...
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  2. SOULPEDL

    SOULPEDL Supporting Member

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    Another wasted BEV. Simulate this please?
     
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  3. skylander

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    While this seems a waste, I think this is needed. Simulation is not always cover all aspects. At the end, those are programmed by us with scenarios and data.
     
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  4. Mikedrives

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    Maybe they don't have working batteries in them?
     
  5. daniel

    daniel Active Member

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    I am not surprised. Tesla has shown its commitment to safety, earning top safety ratings for all its cars. (With the possible exception of the Roadster, since it didn't build the rolling chassis.) Safety was one of the main reasons I switched from the Roadster to the Model 3, and I'm not disappointed.

    Thank you, Tesla!
     
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