Small but mighty, the modern Hatchback has not been excluded from the automotive industries safety overhaul. Now more technologically advanced and packed with more protect and prevent features than ever, we're breaking down the top safest Hatchbacks for sale. Whether you are searching for your very first car or looking for a second family car, we know that no matter where you are on your journey, safety is a top priority.
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The Kia Picanto is designed for Australian Roads and as you can imagine, handles trips through the Sunshine Coast beautifully. It's zippy build is complimented by the reverse parking sensors, camera and guidelines. You'll never be concerned about reverse parallel parking again! Key features are available across the whole range, meaning you wont be compromising on safety if you decide on purchasing the base model. Key features include:
The Suzuki Swifts boasts a brand new technology called the advanced forward detection system. The AFDS is a laser, monocular camera that is found discreetly attached the front grill. It can detect pedestrians and any other oncoming hazard at speed or even in the dark! The swift also as the Automatic Emergency Break system that will kick in and bring the vehicle to a safe stop and avoiding collision. This is a car that fills you with confidence on the road and makes every drive a great one.
You can't mention the Skoda Fabia without acknowledging that it has won 'Best First Car' award, as voted for on Carsales for the forth year in a row! Skoda is known for their excellent use of technology and quality design and they have certainly delivered when it comes to the Fabia. This hatchback has all of the staples that will warn and mitigate collisions on the road.
When it comes to safety across the board, it's difficult to beat the VW Golf. Protective by nature, there is a huge host of automated features that step in to mitigate any potential accidents. For example, the emergency assist is alerted when there has been no steering, breaking or acceleration detected, despite sensing oncoming traffic. Initially the system attempts to wake the driver by steering jerks and finally an emergency stop is initiated and hazard warning lights are activated. Other amazing features include: