- 2018 Continental earns good ratings in all five crashworthiness tests as well as LED headlights, resulting in a coveted Top Safety Pick+ award from Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
- Continental’s front-end structure cited for good performance in small overlap front test
- Continental’s front crash prevention system earns a superior rating
DEARBORN, Mich., December 7, 2017 – Good ratings in all five crashworthiness tests as well as a good rating for LED headlights help the all-new 2018 Lincoln Continental qualify for a coveted TOP SAFETY PICK+ award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
The Continental’s front crash prevention system earns a superior rating. When equipped with the system, the car avoided collisions in IIHS track tests at 12 mph and 25 mph. The system also has a forward collision warning component that meets National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) criteria.
In addition, the Continental’s LED projector headlights earn a good rating, providing ample lighting on a straightaway and most kinds of curves. They can be obtained with high-beam assist, a feature that automatically switches between high beams and low beams, depending on the presence of other vehicles. Continue reading...