The tested model of Audi A1 was introduced in Australia during 2010. This rating applies to all petrol variants, including the 5-door Sportback.
The 3-door left-hand-drive European model was tested by Euro NCAP. ANCAP was provided with technical information which showed that the rating applies to 5-door (Sportback) petrol variants.
Dual front airbags, side airbags and head-protecting side curtains are standard equipment. Antilock brakes (ABS), electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD) and electronic stability control (ESC) are also standard. Intelligent seat belt reminders are fitted to both front seats. Pretensioners are fitted to the front seat belts to reduce slack in the event of a crash. A three point seat belt is fitted to the centre rear seat.
A full list of safety features and technologies can be viewed within the Technical Report (see download link).
Published: 22 October 2012