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GNCAP Safety Rated Passenger Vehicles in India - 2021

Key highlights

  • 8% of passenger vehicles sold in India have 5 star safety rating from GNCAP

  • All 5-star safety rated products are from Tata and Mahindra’s stable

  • 54% of passenger vehicles sold are GNCAP unrated

Manufacturer wise GNCAP of their product portfolio

  • Tata and Mahindra on their own started developing 5-star safety rated PV in India without any Government mandate

  • Tata Motors also proved that a car that is priced around ₹ 5.5 lakhs can reach a 5-star GNACP rating

  • Other manufactures have a mixed bag of offerings but they need to learn a lot from Tata and Mahindra

  • Toyota’s 4-star rated product (Urban Cruiser) comes from Maruti (rebadged Brezza)

GNCAP - Unrated manufacturers

Bodystyle wise GNCAP Rating

  • SUV/Crossover body styled products have better safety ratings (not by default, but by design)

  • Tata Altroz is the only 5-star rated product in the hatchback segment

  • Renault Triber is the only 4-star rated MUV

  • Tata Tigor is the only 4-star rated sedan