2014 Ford Transit Connect Safety Update – NHTSA Ratings

The NHTSA just released the results of crash-testing the 2014 Ford Transit Connect… and the results look great!

The Transit Connect Wagon (the 5- or 7-passenger version) received the following high marks: Continue reading


Safety Features of the 2014 Ford Flex

Safety is an important factor to consider when shopping for a new vehicle, particularly for families with children. With today’s technology, it’s simply not acceptable to purchase a new vehicle if it doesn’t have the safety features that are important for all of the passengers in your car.

This article will introduce you to the many safety features available on the 2014 Ford Flex, including preventative safety features, safety features in the event of an accident, and safety features designed specifically for children and teens.

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Accident Prevention
Safety in the Event of an Accident
Children and Teens
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Safety Features for the 2013 Ford Escape

It’s a difficult fact to face, but nearly 11 million car accidents happen every year in the United States, resulting in around 40,000 fatalities and millions of injuries. In an effort to keep you as safe as possible on the road, the 2013 Ford Escape comes standard with many different types of security features, both to help you prevent an accident, and to help keep you safe in the event of an accident.

The 2013 Ford Escape is considered a Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety, and received an overall 4-Star rating (Frontal Crash: 4-star, Side Crash: 5-star, Rollover: 4-star) from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

You can use these links to jump to the sections that interest you, or simply scroll down the page to browse the full article.

Accident Prevention
Safety During an Accident
Children and Teens

Accident Prevention

The 2013 Ford Escape offers a number of safety features to help prevent accidents. Most of these are standard features, and come on all trim levels of the Escape. Continue reading