Audi A4 Earns Five Stars in the Euro NCAP Crash Test
HILLS, MI – After testing the new Audi A4 for
passive crash safety, the Euro NCAP consortium awarded the vehicle five stars,
the highest rating possible. The results achieved by the new Audi A4 for adult
protection in frontal and side crashes as well as child and pedestrian
protection make it one of the safest vehicles in its class, according to
mid-sized model was put to the test for passive vehicle safety by Euro NCAP.
The consortium, consisting of international representatives from European
ministries of transport, automotive clubs, insurance companies, and consumer
protection agencies, comprehensively examined the crash performance of new
NCAP’s demanding test requirements substantially exceed the guidelines
stipulated by European lawmakers. The data collected on the A4 for driver and
passenger safety in frontal and side crashes earned the vehicle five stars, the
best rating possible. The test results for child safety are also high, with
four stars earned.