[Author Prev][Author Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Author Index][Thread Index]
5000 safety questions
I have a few safety related questions regarding the 5000.
1) Is anybody familiar with the procon-ten safety system that
pulls the steering wheel away from the driver via steel
cables into the dash board. This is an often stated safety
fact where I come from (South Africa) and am surprised safety
conscious Americans don't talk of it more.
2) What happens to your dash after a head-on collision !!!!
3) Is any one familiar with the crash tests that the German
Magazine, Auto-Motor (I think that's the name), did where
the 5000 was rated at the top regarding safety, ahead of
Volvo. I think this article was printed in 1987.
4) Are US spec cars safer, those ugly bumpers on certain cars
look really dumb !!! and those strange door mounted safety