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Chevy Cruze Makes US News’ List of the 25 Safest Small Cars of 2019

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2019 Cruze Sedan Premier
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Great safety ratings aren’t exclusive to large SUVs or formidable trucks. In fact, many compact and subcompact cars boasts impressive safety features, advanced tech, and outstanding safety ratings. The editors at U.S. News & World Report rounded up the 25 Safest Small Cars of 2019 and the Chevy Cruze snagged a spot.

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The 2019 Chevy Cruze earned a U.S. News Safety Score of 8.7 out of 10 and an USN Overall Score of 8.2 out of 10.

“The 2019 Chevrolet Cruze compact sedan earned five stars in front crash tests from the NHTSA, and four stars in the rollover test,” reports U.S. News & World Report writer Robert Duffer. “The IIHS only conducted the side impact and moderate front overlap tests on the Cruze, in which it earned a Good rating.”

The 2019 Chevy Cruze is available at five trim levels — L, LS, LT, Premier, and Diesel. Each trim is equipped with 10 air bags, LATCH anchors for children’s seats, a Tire Pressure Monitor, Daytime Running Lamps, and a rear vision camera as standard features. The innovative Teen Driver system, which allows parents to monitor the driving habits and behaviors of their teen or inexperienced driver is also standard. Connectivity extends for a decade with the standard Chevrolet Connected Access for 10 Years, and a responsive, in control driving performance is facilitated by the standard StabiliTrak electronic stability control system.

Learn More: About the 2018 Chevy Cruze

Advanced driver assist technologies such as Forward Collision Alert, Front Pedestrian Braking, Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning, and Following Distance Indicator are available features.

News Source:U.S. News & World Report