New Altima Takes Home A New Safety Award

New Nissan AltimaWe here at Nelson Nissan have some great news about the 2017 Nissan Altima. This vehicle recently received the Top Safety Pick Plus Award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. This means that when you’re driving one of these vehicles you really couldn’t be anywhere safer.

The IIHS is an organization that will test out vehicles with crash test simulations in order to determine some of the injuries that could occur during a collision. The new Nissan Altima was put through the ringer and they received the highest rating from the IIHS. In fact, they even received a superior rating for the frontal crash collision equipment that this vehicle has. With the superior rating this vehicle was able to take home the a 2017 Top Safety Pick Plus award from the IIHS. The Predictive Forward Collision Warning is a feature that will be using sensors to detect if you are keeping a safe distance between you and the vehicle ahead of you. If it thinks that you are in danger of being in a collision then it will alert you so that you can take action. However, if you were to not hear or see the alert the vehicle will reduce engine output and apply the brakes for you. A few of the other advanced safety features this vehicle will offer you will include: Blind Spot Warning, rear cross traffic alert, predictive forward collision warning, and forward emergency braking. All of these features will work to reduce the chances of a collision, but even if a collision were to happen it can greatly reduce the damages that occur.

You can learn about all the other safety features that are offered with the new Nissan Altima near Tahlequah if you were to visit Nelson Nissan dealership. Call now and schedule a test drive appointment with one of the Product Specialists on their crew.