Volkswagen Vehicles Earn IIHS 2015 TOP SAFETY PICK+
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has awarded the 2016 Volkswagen Golf 4-door, Golf SportWagen, Golf GTI 4-door, and Jetta models the rating of 2015 TOP SAFETY PICK+, when equipped with the optional Forward Collision Warning and Autonomous Emergency Braking system.
Additional passive and active safety systems include Automatic Post-Collision Braking System as standard the following optional features:
- Adaptive Cruise Control
- Forward Collision Warning and Autonomous Emergency Braking (Front Assist)
- Lane Departure Warning system (Lane Assist)
- Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Traffic Alert.
“This year’s Top Safety Pick+ awards demonstrate Volkswagen’s longstanding commitment to vehicle safety and the development of innovative technologies,” said Mark Barnes, Vice President, Sales, Volkswagen of America, Inc. “Our available driver assistance systems and safety features show Volkswagen’s commitment to introduce systems that were once only seen on high-end luxury and premium vehicles, such as Adaptive Cruise Control and Lane Departure Warning.”