Continental Named IIHS Top Safety Pick+

February 26th, 2018 by


Have you heard the wonderful news? The all-new 2018 Lincoln Continental has qualified for the highly esteemed TOP SAFETY PICK+ award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. It received good ratings in all five of the requires crash-worthiness tests. The continental also received a good rating for its LED headlights.

Continental’s Superior Rating

When the Continental is equipped with the front crash prevention system, it earned a superior rating. The front crash prevention system also contains a forward collision warning part that meets the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration requirements.

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In regard to the Continental’s LED projector headlights, they have earned a good rating. They provide plenty of lighting on a straight road as well as on most types of curves. The high-beam assist is a feature that automatically changes the high beams to low beams when other cars are near it.

“We are honored that Lincoln Continental accolades have been steady from the time we introduced it as a concept car through present day on the road,” said Scott Tobin, Director of Lincoln Product Development. “Lincoln’s philosophy has always been to understand the ideal customer experience and then bring it to life in all phases of shopping, buying, and full ownership. Safety is always a priority for Lincoln and we are pleased to receive this rating from IIHS.”

According to the IIHS, vehicles earns a TOP SAFETY PICK+ award if they have good rating in 5 crash-worthiness tests. Those tests are roof strength and head restraints, small overlap front, moderate overlap front and side. The vehicle must also have good or acceptable headlights. IT also much have an available front crash prevention system that earns a superior or advanced rating.


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All of us here at Beach Automotive Group and Beach Lincoln think it’s exciting to share this great news. Interested in learning more about the 2018 Lincoln Continental? Want to take a test drive? Well, by all means, give us a call today! We are certainly waiting to hear form you!

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