Readying for a road trip? Must-have safety features for your car this festive season

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• Volvo is renowned for pushing the boundaries of safety.

• Volvo first debuted the three-point safety belt more than five decades ago.

• Cars today are kitted with several safety features

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What does a lifetime of innovation in car safety get you?

A three-point safety seat belt to start with, collision avoidance technology, cyclist detection with full autobrake, even pedestrian airbags that activate should your car's front sensors detect that it might hit a pedestrian's legs. 

If you're heading into the festive season with a long road ahead of you, you may be asking yourself about what safety features your car does or doesn't have.

And, if you're looking to buy a car for that long road trip ahead, here are some of the features that should be on your 'must-have list'.

Volvo Cars has been leading the safety innovation charge for over 60 years. Its track record stands as a benchmark for automotive manufacturers when it comes to personal safety features that should be considered mandatory in cars.
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