TESLA MODEL 3 AIR BAGS AND SAFETY FEATURES
The all new Tesla Model 3 is built on protecting both the Driver and the occupants of the car, by providing high security and precautionary measures for this car. The Tesla Model 3, like all other cars has been provided with some of the safety technology equipments. Read on to know more all about the air bags and the safety features of the Tesla model 3 sedan.
Tesla Model 3 Air Bags:
This sedan is equipped with a driver air bag to protect the driver of the car in case of a collision. The passengers of the car are also each provided with air bags and air bags switches which switch the air bags on and off. The occupants at the rear end of the car are also provided with air bags. T his is to provide the rear occupants of the sedan from a rear collision with an oncoming vehicle. The sedan is also equipped with side air bags for both the driver and the occupants of the car. The side air bags protect the side head portion from injuries in case of a frontal collision and a side collision. Rear head air bags are also available on this car and that is to protect the back portion of the head of the occupants of the sedan in case of a head on collision. The rear body air bags protect the passengers and the driver’s body from injury in case of a major accident.
Anti – lock braking system :
The Anti – lock braking system is a special feature on this sedan which enables the wheels of the car to maintain tractive contact with the road and the lane on which it is driven. The driver makes the inputs while braking and this feature maintains stability of the sedan on the surface of the road. This feature on the sedan prevents the wheels from stopping its rotation and locking up. When this is done, it avoids uncontrolled skidding from taking place. This feature is an automated system. This system works very fast and automatically on the spur of the moment so as to prevent accidents and collisions because of the slow decisions of the driver. So in this way the driver has better control over the vehicle and there is always stability maintained while on the road.
Tesla model 3 new radar technology :
The new radar technology on the tesla model 3 has the processing capacity to process and sense approaching dangers to the car. This system has the ability to see ahead of the car and also two more vehicles ahead of it. That means it can track two vehicle movements ahead of it and it warns the driver of approaching danger and at the same time provide the driver with audio and visual alerts.
Disk brakes and drum brakes on the tesla model 3 :
This car is well equipped in terms of brakes. It has 4 wheel disk brakes and four wheel drum brakes and front disc and rear drum brakes. These brakes apply friction on the wheels of the car and prevent the car from spinning and slipping on a slippery road.
Brake assist :
The brake assist is another amazing feature on this car which assists the driver in applying the brakes by adding additional force to the brakes and stopping the vehicle completely. The brake assist has the potential to detect a panic braking and it will add more power to stop the wheels in motion. It was specially created because many drivers do not apply the brakes on time. It will detect the total force that is applied to the brake and it will put additional force.
Electronic stability control on the Tesla model 3 :
The electronic stability control is also known as the dynamic stability control. This feature on the car helps in maintaining complete control and stability over the car. This feature was mainly set up to prevent the car from skidding and slipping on roads which are wet and muddy. it is a computerized modern generation technology and It is capable of detecting and reducing the loss of traction.
Other safety features of the Tesla model 3 :
The other features of this car are the Auto on head lights, day time running lights, child protection and safety locks, night vision, integrated turn signal mirrors, roll over protection system, emergency trunk release, blind spot monitor.