Subaru has the most IIHS Top Safety Picks for 2019! For 2019, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety awarded Subaru with more TOP SAFETY PICK + awards than any other brand with seven models (the 2019 Ascent, Crosstrek, Impreza (sedan and 5-door), Legacy, Outback and WRX) all earning the TOP SAFETY PICK + distinction when equipped with EyeSight Driver Assist Technology and LED Steering Responsive Headlights. The 2019 Forester also earned the TOP SAFETY PICK award and all models received a ‘Superior’ rating in front crash prevention when equipped with EyeSight® Driver Assist Technology.
“Each year we continue to improve and innovate the safety features in our vehicles for our customers,” said Thomas J. Doll, President and Chief Operating Officer, Subaru of America, Inc. “For the Subaru brand to lead the IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+ awards with seven winners reflects our commitment to making safety the top priority in our vehicles.”
“We challenged manufacturers to provide the best possible protection in a range of crash scenarios and equip vehicles with automatic emergency braking system to avoid crashes, as well as offer headlights that give drivers confidence when traveling at night,” says IIHS-HLDI President David Harkey. “Fifteen brands hit all the marks to give consumers shopping for a new car a wide variety of 2019 models to consider.” For more Wilde Subaru news, deals, and specials, follow Wilde Subaru on Twitter or Like us on Facebook.