Lansing, Illinois (PressExposure) November 30, 2009 -- The 2010 Chrysler Sebring and 2010 Dodge Avenger with Electronic Stability Control have earned the 2009 Top Safety Pick rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).
River Oaks CJD, the leading Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge dealer from Lansing, Illinois and serving areas near Chicago, announces to residents nearby this achievement.
We are proud to receive the highest possible ratings from IIHS for the Chrysler Sebring and Dodge Avenger," said Scott Kunselman, Senior Vice President - Engineering, Chrysler Group LLC. "These sought-after achievements highlight Chrysler's leadership in safety and security technology and occupant protection" he added.
Passive features, including pre-tensioning seat belt retractors and supplemental side-curtain air bags, are combined with accident-avoidance features, including responsive steering, braking, handling and Electronic Stability Control (ESC) in the 2010 Chrysler Sebring and 2010 Dodge Avenger.
"Top-level crash-test performance plus electronic stability control to help keep drivers out of crashes are the tough criteria needed to earn this award", said Adrian Lund, President - Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
The 2010 Chrysler Sebring and 2010 Dodge Avenger offer more than 30 safety and security features, including ESC with traction control, Brake Assist and ABS, driver and front-passenger active head restraints, front seat-mounted side airbags and advanced multi-stage front airbags. The two vehicles are also equipped with Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) for child safety seats.
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