Toyota India has recently launched its long awaited MPV model, the new Toyota Innova Crysta in India. The model has got very good response in the Indian auto market and within 10 days of its launch, the vehicle has received more than 15,000 bookings. The new Toyota Innova Crysta has got very impressive design, powerful engine and loads of comfort and safety features.
The vehicle is ideal for long trips and its passenger cabin is very spacious and comfortable to ensure pleasant journey. When it comes to long journeys on highway, safety also becomes a primary concern, and the new Toyota Innova Crysta will never disappoint you. The vehicle has successfully passed the ASEAN NCAP crash test with 4 star ratings out of 5. Its top model which have VSC (Vehicle Stability Control) feature has received 5 star ratings while other variants which don’t have ESC, has received 4 star ratings. Here are five best safety features of Toyota Innova Crysta which helped it to get 5 star ratings.
Seven SRS Airbags
Toyota Innova Crysta is the only vehicle in this segment which has got 7 SRS airbags which keeps the occupants safe in case of collision. The set of seven airbags include Dual Front Airbags – For driver and front passenger, Driver Knee Airbag, Front Side Airbags and Curtain Shield Airbags.
ABS with EBD & BA
The new Toyota Innova Crysta has got combination of ABS (Anti Lock Brake System) with EBD (Electronic Brake Force Distribution) and BA (Brake Assist) ensures efficient braking in case of any unwanted situation and protect vehicle from getting out of control. ABS prevents wheel from getting locked up in case of hard braking and ensures vehicle never skid. If ABS wheel speed sensors detects that one or more wheels are on the verge of locking up in case of hard braking, it modulates braking pressure on those wheels within milliseconds to avoid skidding.
Vehicle Stability Control
The presence of Vehicle Stability Control (also known as Electronic Stability Control) further enhances the safety levels in the new Toyota Innova Crysta. It electronically controls the vehicle brakes and engine output in case of over steer or under steer and ensures stability on turns. VSC (Vehicle Stability Control) becomes active when a driver loses control on car by over steer or under steer at high speed, and it applies brakes on individual wheels to keep vehicle stable.
GOA Body structure, well known as Toyota’s Collision Safety Body absorbs impacts effectively and keeps the passengers safe. It also reduces the chances of any major damage to the vehicle in case of frontal or rear collision.
Seat Belts with Pretensioner & Force Limiter
The reduce the chances of injury in case of strong frontal collision, the new Toyota Innova Crysta comes equipped with advanced 3 point ELR Seat Belts with Pretensioner and Force Limiter. Pretensioner enhances the passengers’ restraint performance on the other hand force limiter reduces the impact applied to the chest and ensures excellent occupant restraint performance.
These are the most important safety features that Toyota Innova Crysta carries. Apart, there are many more basic safety features which makes the vehicle one of the most safest vehicle in this segment. Some of these features include: Hill Start Assist Control, Child restraint System, Back Monitor, Clearance and Back Sonar, Clutch Start System, Seat Belt Warning, Door Ajar Warning, Immobilizer, etc.