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Crash TestScoreMaximum Score
Overall Score34.56out of 37
Frontal Offset test15.73out of 16
Side impact test14.82out of 16
Pole test (Optional)2out of 2
Bonus points1out of 3
Data suplied by euroNCAP


The tested model of Renault Megane Coupe-Cabriolet was introduced in Australia during 2004.

The Megane CC scored 15.73 out of 16 in the offset crash test. The passenger compartment was found to be extremely strong. There was a slight risk of serious chest injury for the driver and a slight risk of lower leg injury for the passenger.

The vehicle scored 14.82 out of 16 in the side impact crash test. There was a slight risk of serious chest injury for the driver. A further 2 points were scored in the optional pole test.

Important note: The left-hand-drive European model was tested by Euro NCAP. Australasian specifications may vary and therefore models sold in Australasia might provide different levels of protection to those described on this page.


Safety Feature Summary

The safety feature information below is subject to change without notice. For up to date safety feature specifications for all variants, please see the safety feature table to the right or contact the manufacturer.

Dual front airbags and side airbags with head-protection are standard equipment. ABS/EBD brakes are also standard. An advanced seat belt reminder is fitted to the driver's seat.

The front seat belt buckles are mounted on the seats. This feature improves the fit of the seat belt. Pre-tensioners are fitted to the front seat belts to reduce slack in the event of a crash.

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Frontal Offset Crash Test Results

Region Score Score Type Maximum Score
Frontal Offset* 15.73 pts (out of 16)
Head/Neck 4 pts
Chest 3.99 pts
Upper Legs 4 pts
Lower Legs 3.75 pts

The passenger compartment held its shape well in the offset crash test. The brake pedal moved rearwards by 45mm and upwards 32mm. The steering wheel hub moved rearwards 24mm, upwards 2mm and sideways 34mm. The front ("A") pillar moved 36mm rearwards. All doors remained closed during the crash. After the crash both doors opened with normal effort.

The airbag cushioned the head of the driver and contact was stable. There were no knee hazards. The passenger's head was cushioned by the airbag.

What is frontal offset test?

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) provides consumers with independent and transparent information on the level of occupant and pedestrian protection provided by different new car models, in the most common types of crashes, through its star rating program.



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Side Impact Test Results

Region Score Score Type Maximum Score
Side Impact* 14.82 pts (out of 16)
Head 4 pts
Chest 2.82 pts
Abdomen 4 pts
Pelvis 4 pts

The vehicle was eligible for an optional pole impact test, since it had head-protecting side airbags and scored four points for the head in the side impact test. The manufacturer decided to go ahead with the pole test and the vehicle earned a further two points.

What is side impact test?

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) provides consumers with independent and transparent information on the level of occupant and pedestrian protection provided by different new car models, in the most common types of crashes, through its star rating program.



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2-Star Pedestrian Rating

Pedestrian Summary

A separate pedestrian impact test is conducted. This test estimates injuries to pedestrians struck by a vehicle travelling at 40 km/h. The more stars the better (maximum 4 stars).


Pedestrian Rating Explained

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Green Vehicle Guide

Combined Fuel Consumption CO2 Greenhouse Rating Air Pollution Rating Overall Rating
8.4 L/100km 201 g/km 6 Greenhouse Rating 6 /10 5 Air Pollution Rating 5 /10 3-Star Overall Rating

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