We looked closely at a child’s protection needs at all levels of crash severity and created the state-of-the-art Roadster. Its strategic combination of protective materials and padding maintain their structure and absorb impact energy throughout extreme crash scenarios. Energy management technology is engineered into the shell and offers a world class crash protection system that is designed to protect children during high impact crashes and reduce forces transferred to the child. Best in Class Safety Protection System Key Elements: Feel better in all aspects Ergonomic Expertise: Your child will arrive to your destination revitalized and relaxed. Its ergonomically shaped seat is designed to provide optimum comfort while protecting and supporting the fragile body of growing children. Strong Side Impact Structure: The ingeniously designed structure features energy management technology that has been rigorously tested to meet and exceed industry standards. Its distinctive racing-inspired protective structure with deep side wings embrace, shield and stabilize during a side impact crash. Premium Materials: A combination of premium materials and protective padding maintain their structure and absorb impact energy during extreme crash scenarios. Refined high density plastics, strong metals, premium buckles and belts and high density cushions provide additional support with maximum comfort. HERO Harness Technology: HERO is a patented, innovative safety feature by RECARO. It ensures the highest level of protection and comfort by positioning the shoulder pads to appropriately fit the child’s neck, head and shoulders. It provides superior comfort and resists harness twisting while ensuring proper chest clip positioning. Safety Stripe System: A Racing-Inspired white stripe is clearly visible on the outer edge of the harness is designed as an easy alert to parents that a twist could occur, or has begun, preventing a safety hazard.