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Buyer goes for a test drive and makes damm well sure the safety features were working!

Buyer goes for a test drive and makes damm well sure the safety features were working!

chitchatboy

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Last weekend saw Singapore going into Phase 2, whereby almost every industry could become operational again.

With showrooms closed for more than a month since the start of our lockdown, naturally this weekend also saw some decent traffic.

Unfortunately, one test drive in particular went bad for this particular Honda shopper at Leng Kee...

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We don't have details on exactly what happened but it does look like this Red Honda Jazz that was probably going through a test drive, isn't going to be sold as a new car anytime soon.

On the bright side, we can be sure that Honda's safety features sure work very well. 

P.S. We reckon with the upcoming all new Jazz's Honda Sensing safety suite, this accident could have been avoided.

 



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Looks like ground is slightly wet, a magnet for these Soap brand stock tyres to spin.

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I think the accident still happened within the compound of KAH motor showroom. At least, it did not damage LTA property.

Would be interested to know the signed indemnity form printed liability?

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