Tech2 news teamOctober 14, 2021 2:01:05 PM IST
In news that is sure to add to its appeal, the Tata Punch mini-SUV has secured a total of five stars in Global NCAP crash tests, making it the third Tata offering to achieve the highest star rating in these tests. Eclipsing even the Tata Nexon and Tata Altroz, the coup posted an adult occupant protection score of 16.45 out of a possible 17 points, upping the score of even the Mahindra XUV300 to claim the highest adult occupant protection score for any vehicle than Global. NCAP has succeeded. tested to date.
Global NCAP subjected Tata’s smallest SUV to date to a frontal crash test as well as a side impact test, and in its report noted that the bump provided good protection for the head, neck, chest and head. knees of the driver and front passenger. The Punch’s body was said to be stable and to be “capable of supporting additional loads.” The footwell area was also observed to be stable.
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