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1997 Escort LX Wagon Safety Ratings

This Sedan was tested by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for rollover, crash, and stability safety. How did it perform? View all available safety ratings below.
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1997 Ford Escort LX Wagon Crash Test Results

Rollover Ratings (5 star scale)

Rollover Resistance Rating Static Stability Factor Dynamic Test
Not Tested n/a n/a

Crash Test Ratings

Frontal Impact Side Impact
Driver's Side 3 of 5 Front Occupant 3 of 5
Passenger's Side 4 of 5 Rear Occupant 3 of 5

Crash Test Data

Frontal Impact Head Injury Criterion Chest Deceleration Femur Load
Driver's Side 959 HIC 58g 525lbs | 1571lbs
Passenger's Side 436 HIC 56g 1150lbs | 990lbs
Side Impact Thoracic Trauma Index Pelvis Deceleration
Front Occupant 88 120
Rear Occupant 80 89

1997 Escort LX Wagon Safety Features

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