Source: Hyundai announcement
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif. — The all-new 2020 Hyundai Palisade now has the highest possible overall safety rating from the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration (NHTSA). Under the federal government’s New Car Assessment Program (NCAP), the front-wheel-drive and all-wheel-drive Palisade models earned the maximum five-star scores for safety in frontal and side crash evaluations.
“Shoppers seek core safety features when buying a family SUV,” said Brian Latouf, Chief Safety Officer, Hyundai Motor North America. “This is why we use sensor fusion technology to make Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection and Lane Keeping Assist standard features in the Palisade. Occupant safety is always top of mind at Hyundai.”
The 2020 Hyundai Palisade is also a 2020 TOP SAFETY PICK from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) when equipped with optional LED headlights.
Hyundai Palisade Gets IIHS Top Safety Pick
Palisade offers a number of advanced safety technologies, including Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection, Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist, Lane Following Assist, Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Avoidance Assist, Safe Exit Assist, High Beam Assist, Driver Attention Warning and Smart Cruise Control with Stop and Go.
HYUNDAI SMARTSENSE TECHNOLOGIES
|Forward Collision||Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA) w/ Pedestrian Detection|
|Blind Spot||Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist (BCA)|
|Lane Guidance||Lane Following Assist (LFA)|
|High Beam||High Beam Assist (HBA)|
|Driver Attention||Driver Attention Warning (DAW)|
|Safe Exit||Safe Exit Assist (SEA)|
|Smart Cruise||Smart Cruise Control with Stop & Go (SCC)|
|Rear Cross Traffic||Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist (RCCA)|
Hyundai’s standard Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist (RCCA) enhances driver awareness to the rear of the Palisade. Using the Blind Spot Detection system’s radar sensors when backing up, the system can not only warn the driver if vehicles approach from the rear side in certain situations, it may also automatically applies the brakes.
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