Toyota Has the Most IIHS Top Safety Pick+ Awards for 2017

September 18th, 2017 by

Toyota Camry

Toyota already has a strong reputation among Mobile drivers for manufacturing vehicles that are extremely safe and built to last. That legacy continues to be bolstered this year, as more new Toyota vehicles in the 2017 lineup have been designated with the IIHS’s Top Safety Pick+ Award than any other manufacturer! See which models earned this praise-worthy designation this year, and learn more about the rigid process each one had to undergo to get the award.

Toyota’s 2017 Top Safety Pick+ Award Winners

A variety of new Toyota vehicles earned the IIHS’s highest designation, including the following sedans, hybrids, hatchbacks, crossovers, and SUVs:

How IIHS Safety Tests are Conducted

In order to earn a score of Top Safety Pick+, each of the aforementioned Toyota models must earn high scores in a rigorous series of IIHS crash safety tests, which includes:

  • Small overlap front
  • Moderate overlap front
  • Side
  • Roof strength
  • Head restraints and seats

What’s Toyota Safety Sense™ P (TSS-P)?

In addition to a generous number of airbags, careful design and engineering, and basic safety features like traction and stability control, almost every vehicle in the new Toyota lineup also comes with Toyota Safety Sense™, a suite of driver assist features that includes:

  • Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection
  • Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist
  • Automatic High Beams
  • Dynamic Radar Cruise Control

Daphne Drivers Can Stay Safe in a New Toyota from Palmer’s Toyota

The 2017 Toyota lineup boasts the kinds of features and design work that help keep you safer on the road, and that’s not to mention other exciting infotainment technology you’ll enjoy like the Entune™ multi-media system and an available integrated navigation system. Port City drivers can count on Palmer’s Toyota for competitive Toyota financing on all of these models, as well as a friendly staff and professional maintenance and repairs. Our dealership is open seven days a week at 470 Schillinger Road South in Mobile, AL, and you can always contact us at (251) 639-0800 for more information.