Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd.. (FHI), the manufacturer of Subaru cars, proudly introduces the announcement made by Subaru of America, Inc.. of 2013 TOP SAFETY PICK conferment + (TSP +) of the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety (IIHS; a nonprofit organization supported by auto insurance companies in the U.S.) to the All-New Forester is currently sold in the North America region.
Forester earn good ratings overall in a small car crash test (small overlap test) are required to win the title TSP + as the only one of the 13 small SUVs. This is the third award for the TSP + Subaru vehicles following the first win of the 2013 Legacy and Outback last year (made after August 2012). The “TSP +” this 2013 requires a rating of “good” or better in at least occupant protection in IIHS evaluations 4 of 5, and the fifth test results require not less than “acceptable”.
For this victory, Thomas Doll, president and COO of Subaru of America, Inc.. said, “Safety Adala one of our principles so we are very proud to have received ratings of TSP + for Forester and a + TSP ranked third for Subaru. Forester is a small SUV that most often get the award. Currently we have another name for this terrific car.