Neither EuroNCAP nor IIHS has tested the X6 ActiveHybrid or the regular X6, but we can assure that it would surely earn a maximum safety rating. Because yes, the car has both the safety equipment and the dimensions needed to become one of the safety vehicles on the road.
A total of 10 airbags are always ready to protect the passengers in the event of a crash, including frontal and hip thorax airbags and side-curtain head airbags. In addition, the X6 ActiveHybrid features crash-activated headrests plus ISOFIX mountings for the rear seats.
Besides all of these, there are also several other functions which more or less contribute to the overall safety level provided by the SAC. For example, the standard adaptive bi-xenon headlights illuminate the corners by moving in the same direction with the steering wheel, while the Automatic High Beams functions controls the dim every time it detects an oncoming vehicle.Continue reading