Excerpt: Released last year by award-winning Norwegian company BeSafe, the Izi Up X3 Fix is a good-looking, forward-facing, group 2/3 Isofixable chair with side swivel design that makes it ultra-safe in side collisions. BeSafe's ambition is “to have no children seriously injured in road accidents”. The company focuses on safety in the design and production of their quality car seats, bike seats and sports helmets for children.
Pros: Installation with IsoFix and 3 point car belt or 3 point belt only Side impact Rotation technology, 2 position recline, Easy shoulder belt guide, Very easy height adjustor, Width widens as height increases, Easy for older children to buckle correctly as no arm rests, Feels safe, Tall so good for older kids
Cons: Heavy. No arm rests may be a disadvantage. Expensive due to Isofix capability
Excerpt: If your child’s ready to move to a Group 2/3 car seat, the BeSafe iZi Up X3 boasts easy installation, good safety features and easy adjustment. BeSafe is based in Norway and has over 40 years experience specialising in car seats. The company also produces pregnancy seatbelts as well as bike helmets and seats for children. A relative newcomer to the UK market, BeSafe products are available from independent retailers, including Kiddicare.
Pros: Side impact protection, supportive and comfortable back and headrest, easy to install, synchronized function for back and head adjustment, shoulder belt guides, two recline positions for snoozing