2016 Toyota RAV4 Best-in-Class Car Seat Installation
Child safety has always been one of the most important aspects in automobiles across the market, especially family vehicles like minivans and crossovers. But even vehicles packed with a ton of great safety features won’t matter if your protective safety seats aren’t installed right. If you’re interested in finding one of the best vehicles to travel with children, you’ll be happy to hear that the 2016 Toyota RAV4 has best-in-class car seat installation.
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“We’ve put a lot of effort into making installation of child safety seats easier, and we’re glad to see that it’s working. I have two young boys myself, and child passenger safety is of the utmost importance to me, both as a mother and an engineering professional that has an active role in LATCH development on Toyota vehicles.”
– Jennifer Pelky, Senior Safety Engineer, Toyota North American R&D Headquarters
Cars.com Car Seat Honor Roll
The 2016 Toyota RAV4 is just one of six different vehicles to make it onto the Cars.com Car Seat Honor Roll, out of a total eighty-four 2016 and 2017 model year vehicles. While we don’t know exactly what the tests involved, Cars.com has stated it received a perfect score in every category. The tests were conducted by certified child passenger safety technicians, and used a booster seat, a convertible seat and, of course, an infant seat.
Thanks to the LATCH system, and the impressive back seat space, the RAV4 is one of the best choices for child safety if you’re still using protective seats. If you’d like to find out more about child safety or safety features in general, don’t hesitate to give us a call here at the sales desk or take a look around our website for further information.