2018 Mazda CX-3 named a Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

By Product Expert | Posted in Mazda CX-3 on Thursday, February 8th, 2018 at 8:24 pm
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The 2018 Mazda CX-3 offers drivers in Bergen County incredible performance, as well as a high-tech and comfortable interior. Perhaps most notably, however, the CX-3 offers drivers and passengers a number of impressive and innovative safety features, as well as a body that is built with safety in mind. These efforts haven’t gone unnoticed, and the 2018 Mazda CX-3 has been named a Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). Keep reading to learn more about the IIHS awards, as well as the safety features of the CX-3.


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IIHS award-winning 2018 Mazda CX-3

The 2018 Mazda CX-3 was one of just a few vehicles named a Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). To be named a Top Safety Pick, vehicles must earn a ‘good’ rating in the following five tests: driver-side small overlap front, moderate overlap front, side, roof strength and head restraint. In addition, vehicles must also earn an ‘advanced’ or ‘superior’ rating for front crash prevention, as well as an ‘acceptable’ or ‘good’ headlight rating.

The 2018 Mazda CX-3 is a Top Safety Pick when equipped with the optional front crash prevention system and LED headlights.

2018 Mazda CX-3 Safety Features

The 2018 Mazda CX-3 offers drivers a number of available i-ACTIVESENSE® safety technology. Some of the best available i-ACTIVESENSE® features include:

  • High Beam Control
    High Beam Control will automatically turn off your high beams when oncoming traffic is detected.
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
    Rear Cross Traffic Alert uses sensors to detect oncoming traffic, alerting the driver with visual and audible warnings.
  • Lane Departure Warning
    Lane Departure Warning gives audible and visual warnings if your vehicle begins to veer out of its lane.
  • Adaptive Front Lighting System
    The Adaptive Front Lighting System allows your headlights to pivot up to 15 degrees while you’re turning.
  • Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring
    Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring detects vehicles in your blind spot, giving you an audible and visual warning if you attempt to change lanes.
  • Smart City Brake Support
    Smart City Brake Support detects potential collisions while traveling between 2 and 18 miles per hour. When is a collision is anticipated, the system will help ready power to the brakes, and if the driver takes no action, the system will step in to automatically apply the brakes.

2018 Mazda CX-3 Bergen County, NJ

For more information about the 2018 Mazda CX-3 or any other model from Mazda’s impressive lineup, contact us or stop and talk to a member of our knowledgeable team! Schedule a test drive of the 2018 Mazda CX-3 at Mazda of Lodi in Bergen County, NJ today!

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