2019 Ford F-150 Earns All Good Ratings in IIHS Safety Testing
Anyone who’s gotten behind the wheel of a new Ford F-150 at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, knows just how powerful, capable, efficient and safe the lineup is, but while the 2019 F-150 lineup gets a ton of press regarding its best-in-class power and best-in-class capability, it doesn’t always get the same amount of recognition for its best-in-class safety – until now, that is. That’s because the 2019 Ford F-150 earned all top-tier Good Ratings in its IIHS (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety) safety testing. In fact, the 2019 F-150 is the only truck to earn top-tier ratings in every category, and was the best performing truck when it came to the passenger-side small overlap front crash testing. So, let’s dive into the results and find out just how safe the 2019 Ford F-150 lineup truly is.
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Examining the Results of the 2019 Ford F-150 Lineup’s IIHS Safety Testing
As we told you all about in our introduction, the 2019 Ford F-150 lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, passed its IIHS safety testing with flying colors – beating out the 11 other pickup trucks tested. But the IIHS safety testing isn’t the only safety testing the 2019 F-150 lineup passed with flying colors. The lineup was also awarded a five-star overall safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Put it all together and the 2019 Ford F-150 lineup is the safest pickup truck lineup on the road today.
“F-150’s smart engineering, plus the innovative combination of its high-strength steel frame and high-strength, military-grade, aluminum alloy body continues to demonstrate enduring customer benefits – from repeated class-leading crash test performance to best-in-class towing and payload.” – Hau Thai-Tang, Ford Executive Vice President, Product Development and Purchasing
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