What are the safety features in Aston Martin Rapide?
Aston Martin Rapide is high-performance car, it is a perfect example of broad dynamic ability. Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) and Traction Control (TC), Dynamic Stability Control (DSC), all ensure stability whatever the driving conditions are. The Rapide is equipped with eight airbags and seat-belt pretensioners. Along with this The four Door-Mounted Inflatable Curtains (DMIC) provide each of the four seating positions with head protection in side impacts. The Rapide is featured with dual-cast floating brake discs, to maintain high levels of heat resistance, while reducing unsprung mass to help with enhanced ride comfort and improved handling. In this line of safety features some Additional systems are also included like; Hydraulic Brake Assist (HBA), providing maximum braking performance in emergency situations, and Positive Torque Control (PTC), which prevents rear-wheel lock-up. The Rapide is the first Aston Martin to be fitted with an Electronic Park Brake (EPB), that exceed the operation of a standard mechanical handbrake and keep shut all four wheels.