Model history and safety featuresThe tested model of Mazda Tribute was introduced in 2001. During 2004 side airbags with head protection became standard equipment. This assessment applies to the Tribute with side airbags. The 'Limited' variant of the Ford Escape is based on the same vehicle and also has side airbags. It can be expected to provide similar crashworthiness. Dual front airbags are also standard. ABS brakes are available on some variants. Electronic stability control is not available. The front seat belt buckles are mounted on the seats and the upper anchorages are adjustable. These features improve the fit of the seat belt. Pretensioners are fitted to the front seat belts to reduce slack in the event of a crash.
These specifications are subject to change. Please check with manufacturer for the latest specifications.
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