Originally Posted by Vid6639
I wish we knew what was changed structurally vs the earlier model to get it the 5 star rating. Has to be something significant.
Originally Posted by rpm
...the most probable scenario of the current 5-star Nexon, that is, it had its knee modifiers removed following a sled test which increased its score
Global NCAP Secretary General and former Technical Director Alejandro Furas confirms that no changes were made to the car (I assume except the passenger-side seatbelt reminder) and the knee modifiers were removed by mapping.
Nexon KM modifiers were removed after knee mapping was performed (please read protocols for more details) |
No changes or updates were applied to the vehicle
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