5-STAR SAFETY AWARD HONOURS FOR THE ALL-ELECTRIC FORD MUSTANG MACH-E
JANUARY 12, 2022
- Independent authorities Euro NCAP and Green NCAP deliver double honours for Ford Mustang Mach-E with maximum safety and green ratings
- All-electric SUV has now received more than 20 awards and recognitions for features from interior design to connectivity
The Ford Mustang Mach-E has added a perfect 5-star double Euro NCAP and Green NCAP to its growing list of awards and recognitions.
Ford’s all-electric SUV has received maximum 5-star ratings in assessments by both the independent vehicle safety authority and the independent initiative that promotes the development of cars which are clean, energy efficient and not harmful to the environment.
Mustang Mach-E’s performance in stringent crash testing produced scores of 92 per cent for adult and 86 per cent for child occupant protection.
Standard advanced driver assistance technologies including Intelligent Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop & Go and Lane CentringDriver-assist features 2022, Pre-Collision Assist with Auto Emergency BrakingDriver-assist features 2022, and Lane-Keeping System with Blind Spot AssistDriver-assist features 2022 also contributed to the maximum safety rating. The SUV scored full marks for its lane support technologies.
Powered by a zero-tailpipe-emission, battery-electric powertrain offering up to 379 miles WLTP pure-electric driving range379 miles WLTP, Mustang Mach-E also recorded full marks in clean air and greenhouse gas tests during assessments by Green NCAP.
A 94 per cent score for energy efficiency included full marks for operation in cold and warm condition laboratory tests.
“Mustang Mach-E was developed from the ground up as an all-electric vehicle, so we could develop safety and environmental performance into every corner of the all-new design,” said Stuart Southgate, director, Safety Engineering, Ford of Europe. “The result is that customers can be confident they’re driving a vehicle that can look after them just as much as it looks after the environment.”
The new recognitions from Euro NCAP and Green NCAP join a list of more than 20 Mustang Mach-E commendations from around the world, from an iF DESIGN AWARD for the integration of the premium B&O Sound System speakersDesign Award, to earning Ford a Connected Car Manufacturer Award at the Automobile Awards by MOTUL for its the next-generation SYNC technology.
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