Maruti Grand Vitara Hits Cow in First Major Accident, Driver Safe

  • Maruti launched the Grand Vitara mid-size SUV recently.
  • It rivals the likes of the Hyundai Creta, Kia Seltos, VW Taigun, MG Astor and Skoda Kushaq.
  • However, it has not been crash-tested by the GNCAP yet.

This latest accident of the Maruti Grand Vitara with a cow shows some interesting results. Grand Vitara is a mid-size SUV that is aimed at taking away the crown from the Creta for being the best-selling SUV in the country. Based on Suzuki’s Glocal-C platform, the Grand Vitara has not yet undergone the GNCAP crash test. However, there are some key observations from its real-life incidents so far. Let us take a look at this latest crash.

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Maruti Grand Vitara Cow Accident

The video has been posted by Nikhil Rana on his YouTube channel. He keeps posting such videos in order to raise awareness among Indian car buyers regarding the value and importance of buying cars with high safety ratings. This time around, the accident has been reported from Mahboobnagar in Telangana. As per the information in the video, the SUV was travelling at city speeds when a cow suddenly appeared on the road right in front of it. The driver was unable to control the SUV and ends up hitting the animal.

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As a result, the front end of the SUV suffered some damage. The visuals show that the bonnet has been crumpled a bit, the headlights have been broken, there is some damage to the bumper and the front grille seems to be affected too. However, the damages are still relatively normal considering the fact that the SUV hit a large animal like a cow. We must understand, that such animals can cause even larger damage to vehicles. Hence, this result is acceptable. No one got injured in this incident and even the airbags didn’t get deployed due to the speeds being not high enough.

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Follow Traffic Rules

Most accidents on roads happen when drivers don’t follow the traffic rules. The most commonly violated law is overspeeding. People have the habit of disrespecting the speed limits quite often. We know that animals appearing on our roads is a rather common phenomenon. Therefore, we have the best chances to react appropriately only when we are driving at a controlled speed. What are your thoughts on the matter?

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Maruti Grand Vitara meets with an accident with a cow
Maruti Grand Vitara meets with an accident with a cow.

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