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Crash TestScoreMaximum Score
Overall Score34.44out of 37
Frontal Offset test14.9out of 16
Side impact test15.55out of 16
Pole test (Optional)2out of 2
Bonus points2out of 3
Data suplied by euroNCAP


The Ford Fiesta was introduced in Australia and New Zealand in 2009. This ANCAP safety rating applies to all variants and all engines built from January 2013 when 7 airbags became standard. It includes several model updates being introduced during 2013.

In the frontal offset crash test, driver chest and leg protection were acceptable. Passenger leg protection was also acceptable. In the side impact crash test driver abdomen protection was acceptable. Head protection in the side pole test was good.

Note: The left-hand-drive 5 door hatch with 1.25 litre petrol engine was tested by Euro NCAP. ANCAP was provided with information which showed that the Euro NCAP results apply to all Fiesta variants with 7 airbags.


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 frontal, side chest and side head airbags (curtains) and a driver knee airbag are standard. Antilock brakes (ABS), electronic brake distribution (EBD) and electronic stability control (ESC) are also standard. Advanced seat belt reminders are fitted to both front seats.

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Frontal Offset Crash Test Results

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Region Score Score Type Maximum Score
Frontal Offset* 14.9 pts (out of 16)
Head/Neck 4 pts
Chest 3.51 pts
Upper Legs 4 pts
Lower Legs 3.39 pts

The passenger compartment held its shape well in the frontal offset test. Pedal and steering wheel displacements were well controlled. Driver and passenger contact with the airbags was stable. All doors remained closed during the crash. After the crash all doors could be opened with normal effort.

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

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Region Score Score Type Maximum Score
Side Impact* 15.55 pts (out of 16)
Head 4 pts
Chest 4 pts
Abdomen 3.55 pts
Pelvis 4 pts

Mostly good protection was provided for the driver in the side impact test. There was a slight risk of serious abdomen injury for the driver.

The vehicle was eligible for a side pole test because it has side curtain airbags. The vehicle scored the maximum 2 points for head protection in this test.

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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Acceptable

Pedestrian Summary

Scored 23.32 out of 36 points

Child head impacts: 8.53 points
Adult head impacts: 3.64 points
Upper leg impacts: 5.15 points
Lower leg impacts: 6.00 points

The bumper scored maximum points for the protection it provided to pedestrians' legs. In most areas tested, the front edge of the bonnet also performed well. The bonnet provided predominantly good protection in the areas where a child's head might strike but provided mostly poor protection to the head of an adult.


Pedestrian Rating Explained

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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Pedestrian Rating - please view table for scores

Green Vehicle Guide

Combined Fuel Consumption CO2 Greenhouse Rating Air Pollution Rating Overall Rating
5.8 L/100km 139 g/km

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