2019 Mazda6 Given Top Safety Award
Mazda has always been keen on making sure that they deliver the best possible safety that can with their vehicles, and the 2019 Mazda6 showcased that this year! The vehicle earned the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) safety award for child safety recently, showcasing that they take every passengers safety seriously. Continue reading to learn more!
LATCH Safety Rating and Details
The 2019 Mazda6 earned its safety rating in the LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) category, signifying an ease-of-use for their safety features. They earned a Good+ top rating, meaning that the new Mazda6 is an exceptional secure vehicle for the youngest passengers. In order to qualify for this reward a vehicle needs to meet several strict requirements, as expected of a child-protection feature. Examples of the requirements include:
- Lower anchors are no more than ¾’s of an inch deep within seat bight.
- Lower anchors are easy to move around.
- Tether anchors are on the vehicle’s rear deck or middle of the seatback.
- And more!
A great LATCH safety system is not all the new 2019 Mazda6 offers! It also offers a variety of other great safety features, including a ton of active systems. Check them out below!
Additional Safety Features on the 2019 Mazda6
The new 2019 Mazda6 also features a ton of amazing safety features outside LATCH, as mentioned above! These features include active and passive systems, letting you keep aware while on the road an in a variety of situations. Examples of these features include:
- Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
- Lane Departure Warning System
- Lane-Keep Assist
- And more!
To learn more about the new 2019 Mazda6 and its exceptional safety features, or to see what else this great vehicle has to offer you, contact our dealership today! We’ll be more than happy to assist you and to answer any questions you might have!