Video: spectacular crash tests electric car Tesla Model 3
Electropenalties Tesla Model 3, presented in April 2016 year accelerated to 100 km / h in 5, 6 seconds. The company intends to increase sales with the help of "instant delivery", so that an increase in the number of owners of the issue of vehicle safety is becoming more acute. National Directorate of traffic safety on US highways conducted crash tests Tesla Model 3 and assess its degree of protection of the driver and passengers in case of accidents.
on the front crash test car hit a solid wall at a speed of 56 km / h. strike force was equivalent to a head-on collision with the vehicle moving forward at the same speed. Security Tesla Model 3 was evaluated in 5 points - cushions and straps are well protected the dummies from head injuries, neck, chest and legs.
Side crash test simulated the situation when in the side standing Tesla Model 3 crashed into another car, moving at a speed of 62 km / h. As a second use trolley cars Ministry weight 1367 kg and the apron of the erodible material. In this test the Tesla Model 3 was the same 5 points - mannequins remained intact.
Corner crash test showed that occurs with the vehicle in a collision with a tree or a post at an angle of 75 degrees at a speed of 32 km / h. Even in this case, the Tesla Model 3 has received the highest rating - excellent protection security system mannequins.
It is believed that the additional safety car attached to the absence of an internal combustion engine and the location of the heavy battery on the bottom of the body. In the hood of the engine is increased without crumpling zone planned in case of accidents - it is significantly softens the blow. Bottom massive battery gives the vehicle to roll over - the probability is only 6.60%.
Tesla Model 3 - is not the only car with the highest safety rating. High scores at one time received 2010 Subaru Legacy cars and Toyota Camry Hybrid in 2009.
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