2019 Audi e-tron®: Presented with the “Top Safety Pick+” Award by IIHS

2019 Audi e-tron Safety

Are you searching for a luxury model that has all the benefits of an SUV combined with advanced electrical engineering? The 2019 Audi e-tron® offers a host of benefits, including being named a "Top Safety Pick+" by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). In this article, we'll cover more information on this highly coveted award and additional safety details on the sought-after Audi e-tron®.

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First Fully Electric Vehicle to Win the Award

The Audi e-tron® is not only an eco-friendly luxury vehicle, it's also an incredibly safe option as well. As the first electric vehicle to earn the "Top Safety Pick+"* award from the IIHS, you're sure to find peace of mind no matter where your next journey takes you. The 2019 e-tron® received "good" ratings in every category, including crashworthiness, crash avoidance and mitigation, and child seat anchors.

*2019 IIHS "Top Safety Pick+" is based on "good" ratings in the moderate overlap front, driver-side small overlap front, passenger-side small overlap front, side, roof strength, head restraint, and headlight tests, and no less than an "advanced" rating for front crash prevention.

Safety Features

In addition to a sturdy and durable build, the 2019 Audi e-tron® SUV features a host of other safety features of which you can take advantage. These include:

  • Head-up display
  • Pre sense® city
  • Audi pre sense® rear
  • Audi side assist with Vehicle exit warning and Rear cross traffic assist
  • Tow view camera system
  • Traffic sign recognition
  • Virtual Cockpit Plus
  • Daytime running lights
  • Blind spot detection
2019 Audi e-tron® Vurtual Cockpit

2019 Audi e-tron® vs. 2017 Tesla Model S Safety Comparison

Based on the ratings, it's clear that the 2019 Audi e-tron® offers excellent IIHS safety ratings than when compared to the 2017 Tesla Model S. The e-tron® received 'good' ratings in every single category possible. However, the Tesla Model S received "average ratings" in the "driver's side small overlap front" crashworthiness category. It also received a "poor" rating for headlight crash avoidance and mitigation.

2019 Audi e-tron® vs. 2019 Chevy Bolt

Once again, the Audi e-tron® proved to be one of the safest electric vehicles on the market when compared to the 2019 Chevy Bolt. The Bolt received an "average" score on the "passenger's side small overlap front" crashworthiness category. In terms of crash avoidance and mitigation, its headlight system performed poorly.

Current 2019 Audi e-tron® Incentives at Santa Monica Audi

If you're looking for an excellent deal on the new e-tron®, ensure you've looked through current incentives. Do you have questions on 2019 Audi e-tron® incentives or safety features? Don't hesitate to contact Santa Monica Audi by calling (888) 904-7353.

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