Tesla Model S Gets Five-Star Safety Rating from NHTSA

Tesla Model S Gets Five-Star Safety Rating from NHTSA
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The all-electric Tesla Model S has been awarded a five-star safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

In the frontal crash, side crash and and rollover tests, the car scored the best rating possible with five stars across the board. Driver and passenger safety ratings also scored a full five stars, putting the Model S at the top of the rankings in every category.

That puts the Model S on par with cars like the 2013 Kia Optima, Honda Accord and Volvo S60 when it comes to safety.

Check out the videos to see the Model S crash testing for yourself.

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