Tesla’s Model 3 After losing two key groups recently, it regained the title of the highest security option.
last month Consumer report Pull Its “preferred” status Teslaof Model 3 And Y vehicles were manufactured after April 27, and Highway Safety Insurance Association It is planned to cancel the “Top Safety Pick Plus” logo on the vehicle.
U.S. government National Highway Traffic Safety Administration No longer tick Models 3 and Y on its website because it has forward collision warning and automatic emergency brake, Lane departure warning and emergency braking support. This prompted the rating team to take action. Both require electronic security systems to achieve the highest level of security.
But on tuesday International Institute of Health and Safety Said that it recently completed a new evaluation of the camera-based front collision prevention system that comes with certain Tesla Model 3 vehicles. The camera-only system has received excellent ratings for vehicle-to-vehicle frontal collision prevention, and a high-level rating for pedestrian frontal collision prevention. The organization stated that the new rating means that the “Top Safety Select Plus” will be extended to all Model 3s in 2021. IIHS has not yet completed testing of Model 3. 2021 Tesla Model Y.
Consumer report Said that due to IIHS’s recent evaluation of the Tesla Model 3 and the new camera-based system Consumer report‘Before integrating IIHS ratings into its recommendations, it is restoring its preferred rating for Model 3.
Tesla’s shares in Palo Alto, California fell about 1.4% in midday trading.