Euro NCAP awards 2017 BMW 5-Series with 5-star safety rating

BMW’s latest generation 5-Series has been awarded the highest safety rating by Euro NCAP. The 2017 BMW 5 Series scored strong in crash tests conducted by the organization for road safety earning a 5-star rating.

The new 5-Series’ revised platform and rigid structure helped it pass with flying colors. The vehicle scored 81 percent overall making it one of the safest cars for both occupants as well as pedestrians.

The new model comes with various collision detection measures which are crucial when it comes to avoidance tests. Autonomous braking is one such feature along with a myriad of driver assistance systems.

BMW’s new 5-Series is already on sale in global markets. It is expected to make its debut in India this year.

Written by Tushar Kelshikar