“Bharat-NCAP will serve as a consumer-centric platform for customers to opt for safer cars based on their star ratings, while fostering healthy competition among Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) ) in India to manufacture safer vehicles,” he said.
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According to Gadkari, the star rating of Indian cars based on crash tests is extremely crucial not only to ensure structural and passenger safety in the cars, but also to increase the export capacity of Indian automobiles.
Bharat NCAP’s testing protocol is to be aligned with global crash test protocols taking into account existing Indian regulations, allowing OEMs to have their vehicles tested at India’s own in-house testing facilities, it said. he adds.