Automotive Safety & Rules of the Road, Subaru

Subaru Vehicles Equipped With EyeSight Driver Assist System Had 60% Fewer Accidents

Tokyo, January 26, 2016 – Fuji Heavy Industries (FHI) today released a survey of traffic accidents resulting in injury or death that involved Subaru vehicles sold in Japan between fiscal years 2010 and 2014.

The survey reveals that vehicles equipped with the EyeSight driver-assist system had 80% fewer front-to-rear crashes (rear-end collisions) and 50% fewer accidents involving pedestrians when measured in terms of accidents per 10,000 vehicles.

Overall, Subaru vehicles equipped with system had 60%  fewer accidents than those without it.

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