Cyrus Mistry Death, Mercedes GLC Accident Safety : Former Tata Sons chairman Cyrus Mistry died in a road accident around 3 pm on Sunday. He was going from Ahmedabad to Mumbai in a Mercedes car (Mercedes Benz GLC 220D).
Cyrus Mistry ‘s luxury car collided with a road divider, killing Mistry and another person, Jehangir Pandole, who was sitting in the back seat of the car. In the preliminary investigation of the police, it has been found that a slight negligence became the reason for his death in this accident.
car with 7 airbags
The Mercedes car (Mercedes Benz GLC 220D) that Cyrus Mistry was traveling in has been provided with airbags not only for the upper part of the passengers but also for the knees. This vehicle gets 7 airbags, which include driver, passenger, 2 curtains, driver knee, driver side, front passenger side.
There were 4 people in the car
Anahita Pandole, a female doctor, was driving and her husband Darius Pandole was sitting next to her. Cyrus Mistry and Jehangir Pandole were in the back seat. In the investigation, it has been found that the female doctor was driving at high speed and both the people sitting behind were not wearing seat belts. In such a situation, due to the delay in opening the rear airbags, Cyrus Mistry and Jehangir Pandole died.
According to the information that has come to the fore after scrutinizing the details of the registration number (MH 47 AB 6705) of the crashed car of Cyrus Mistry, that car belongs to Mercedes Benz India Private Limited. The model number is GLC 220 D 4MATIC. This car is four years old. The date of registration of this diesel engine car is 21 May 2018. The car was financed and all its papers including insurance, fitness, PUC are updated.
Price and Features
Mercedes Benz GLC 220 D 4MATIC is counted among luxury cars, whose ex-showroom price is around 68 lakhs. This car with diesel engine gives a mileage of about 17 kilometers per liter. It has a powerful engine of 1950 cc with 4 cylinders. It gets dynamic front-rear suspension and power steering with disc brakes at both the front and rear. This car is equipped with features like front-rear power windows, air condition, adjustable heater, automatic climate control, air quality control, remote engine start/stop in two seating RAW.
matter of safety
Talking about safety, 7 airbags have been given in it, which includes knee airbags along with driver and passenger airbags. Other features include anti-lock braking system, central locking, brake assist, child safety lock, power door locks, anti-theft alarm. Other features include adjustable seats, traction control, vehicle stability control system, engine immobilizer, crash sensor, engine check warning, electronic stability control and many advanced safety features.