Mazda CX-9 2007-08models FRONTAL OFFSET TEST OVERALL EVALUATION: Good Structure/safety cage Injury measures Restraints/dummy kinematics Head/neck Chest Leg/foot, left Leg/foot, right Good Acceptable Good Good Acceptable Good Important: Frontal crash test ratings can be compared only among vehicles of similar weight. Test details: The Mazda CX-9 was introduced in the 2007 model year. Restraints/dummy kinematics — Dummy movement was well controlled. During rebound, the dummy's head hit the roof rail. Injury measures — Measures taken from the neck and chest indicate low risk of injuries to these body regions in a crash of this severity. High forces occurred on the dummy's head when it hit the steering wheel through the airbag, indicating that head injuries would be possible. Forces on the right tibia indicate that lower leg injuries would be possible. Head acceleration from the roof rail hit was low.
Crash, Test, 2008, Mazda, CX-9, IIHS, Frontal, Impact