ADULT OCCUPANT

Comments
The passenger compartment of the ES remained stable in the frontal offset test. Dummy readings showed good protection of all critical body areas for the passenger and good protection for the knees and femurs of both the driver and passenger. Lexus showed that a similar level of protection would be provided to occupants of different sizes and to those sitting in different positions. In the full-width rigid barrier test, protection of the driver dummy was good for all critical body areas. Protection of the rear passenger was good or adequate but the pelvis slipped beneath the lap section of the seatbelt, behaviour that was penalised, and the rating for this body area was rated as poor. Also, the side curtain airbag did not deploy properly, and a penalty was applied to the scores in the side barrier and pole impacts. In these side impact tests, dummy readings showed that protection of all critical body areas was good. However, with the penalty applied for incorrect airbag deployment (seen in the full-width frontal test), protection of the head was down-graded to adequate. Tests on the front seats and head restraints demonstrated good protection against whiplash injury in the event of a rear-end collision. A geometric assessment of the rear seats also indicated good whiplash protection. The standard-fit autonomous emergency braking (AEB) system scored near-maximum points in tests of its functionality at the low speeds, typical of city driving, at which many whiplash injuries are caused.

CHILD OCCUPANT
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In both the frontal offset and the side barrier impacts, protection was good for all critical body areas for the 6 and 10 year children. The front passenger airbag can be deactivated to allow a rearward-facing child restraint to be used in that seating position. Clear information is provided to the driver regarding the status of the airbag and the system was rewarded. All of the restraint types for which the ES is designed could be properly installed and accommodated in the car.

VULNERABLE ROAD USERS
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The ES has an active, deployable bonnet. Sensors in the bumper detect when a pedestrian has been struck and actuators lift the bonnet to provide greater clearance to hard structures in the engine compartment. Lexus showed that the system worked robustly for different pedestrian statures and over a range of speeds, so tests were done with the bonnet in the raised position. The protection to the head of a struck pedestrian was good or adequate over almost the entire bonnet surface. The bumper provided good protection to pedestrians' legs and protection of the pelvis was also good. The AEB system performed well in tests of its reaction to pedestrians, in daylight and in low light, and in tests with cyclists.

SAFETY ASSIST
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The AEB system performed well when tested at highway speeds, with collisions avoided or mitigated in most situations. The Lexus ES has a seatbelt reminder for the front and rear seats and a camera-based speed assistance system which informs the driver of the local speed limit, allowing the driver to set the limiter appropriately. A lane keeping assist system is also standard, and helps avoid inadvertent drifting out of lane, but does not intervene in more critical emergency situations.

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    • Kiko Silva
      Kiko Silva

      Nome da musica

      about 3 hours ago
    • X X
      X X

      это веста?

      about 8 days ago
    • Pier Woodman
      Pier Woodman

      Hei Lexus. Im ready to be your crash dummy if you give me new ES

      about 9 days ago
    • Commentator541
      Commentator541

      1:12 What is the point of a flat barrier straight ahead? When will a vehicle ever come at a wall at 90 degrees? Never?

      about 9 days ago
    • Tetramorph
      Tetramorph

      65 km/h? Really?

      about 10 days ago
    • Роман Нитягин
      Роман Нитягин

      немного подлатать и можно в Украину отправлять

      about 11 days ago
    • manu Honkanen
      manu Honkanen

      Do they tweak the AEB for asian countrys like India and Bangladesh?

      about 11 days ago
    • Justin Y Not.
      Justin Y Not.

      You’ll definitely get rear ended
      Braking like that

      about 11 days ago
    • Jared Shelton
      Jared Shelton

      I like the Kia Cadenza much more

      about 11 days ago
    • B L
      B L

      It basically looks the same after the crash. LOL! Not surprised this car performs well in crash tests, though. They make excellent cars.

      about 11 days ago
    • Зеркало для героя
      Зеркало для героя

      Да у меня 9ка и то крепче

      about 11 days ago
    • simon dubya
      simon dubya

      Try testing the collision avoidance in rain, sleet or snow. Oh, wait....

      about 11 days ago
    • Fat and Depressed
      Fat and Depressed

      Now do motorcycle crash tests.

      about 12 days ago
    • Юрий Байполов
      Юрий Байполов

      Japan car the best

      about 12 days ago
    • Sagar chavan
      Sagar chavan

      Front passenger side no airbag sad 1:20

      about 12 days ago
    • Tamika Simeon
      Tamika Simeon In reply to Sagar chavan

      Sagar chavan I don’t think it would deploy if there’s no one sitting in the passenger seat

      about 9 days ago
    • александр морозов
      александр морозов

      За эти бабки он супа должен взлетать и пролетать над препятствиями

      about 12 days ago
    • kevin g
      kevin g

      Better than Tesla, at least it stops Tesla's will run you over

      about 12 days ago
    • Denis Jerkovic
      Denis Jerkovic

      Next Toyota will make it safer for the other car hit by a Toyota

      about 12 days ago
    • japanluv
      japanluv

      Now make it RWD like the other models and hand me the keys:D

      about 12 days ago
    • George Taylor
      George Taylor

      The crash test certainly made an improvement to the front ends of these otherwise extremely ugly front end Toyota’s.

      about 12 days ago
    • gruzdvesti
      gruzdvesti

      На Авито не битая не крашеная ?

      about 12 days ago
    • ameerskater
      ameerskater

      so many nice ruined cars :( i want one

      about 12 days ago
    • Куаныш Келдибеков
      Куаныш Келдибеков

      Мерс лучше

      about 12 days ago
    • A Yates
      A Yates

      These safety systems are great, but if you have an inattentive driver behind you then your screwed.

      about 12 days ago
    • TheLightningwrath
      TheLightningwrath

      You know the thing that always scares me is a semi forgetting to brake and it hitting me from behind and killing me

      about 13 days ago
    • Mohamed Kaafarani
      Mohamed Kaafarani

      Best and safest cars ever, plus they are best in holding value comparing to the german cars were they expensive hard to maintain and they never hold even half the price value

      about 13 days ago
    • internetnavigator a
      internetnavigator a

      Somebody in a banana republic would still buy it and fix it.

      about 13 days ago
    • Antonio Lomeli
      Antonio Lomeli In reply to internetnavigator a

      Oddly specific

      about 10 days ago
    • BerёZka TV
      BerёZka TV

      Лучшая японская машина

      about 13 days ago
    • Cheuk Kai Chan
      Cheuk Kai Chan

      You guys need to realise if another car is following without high tec like this would be the same thing as a normal car if it crashed from the behind

      about 13 days ago
    • Yss Hzz
      Yss Hzz

      اهه ي قلبي من رغم معي تشارجر ٢٠١٦ بس قلبي مع لكزس💔

      about 13 days ago