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Britax Marathon G4.1 vs Peg Perego Primo Viaggio

Britax Marathon G4.1

Peg Perego Primo Viaggio

Spec Comparison of Britax Marathon G4.1 and Peg Perego Primo Viaggio

Britax Marathon G4.1 Peg Perego Primo Viaggio
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Type
Convertible Car Seat Convertible Car Seat
Color Options
Azul, Confetti, Onyx, Domino, Gridline, Jet set, Pink giraffe, Silver cloud, Static, Aquamarine, Atmosphere, Camo Green, Licorice, Paloma, Crystal Blk, Fleur, Panama, Techno
Child Weight Min – Rear Facing
5 lbs
5 lbs
Child Weight Max- Rear Facing
40 lbs
45 lbs
Child Weight Max- Forward Facing
20-65 lbs 22-70 lbs
Child Standing Height
49″ or less
49″ or less
Child Seated Shoulder Height Min – Rear Facing
9″
Child Seated Shoulder Height Max – Rear Facing
16.75″
At least 1 in. of headrest above head
Child Seated Shoulder Height – Forward Facing
12-16.75″
Shoulder Width
13″
13″
Inside Hip Width
14″
12″
Inside Seat Depth
12″
12″
Inside Seat Height
24″
24″
External Widest Point
19″
18.5″
Type of Harness
10-position, quick-adjust harness Peg Perego Primo Viaggio Convertible, Aquamarine
Lowest Harness Position
8.5″
7.5″
Highest Harness Position
17.5″
17″
Expiration Date
7 years 7 years
Car Seat Weight
19.5 lbs
21 lbs
Car Seat Height
26″
26″
Car Seat Width
18.5″
21″
Car Seat Depth
21″
19″
Features
  • Safe cell impact protection is an integrated system of safety components that work together to protect your child beyond the federal safety standards, this includes our impact absorbing base and complete side impact protection plus
  • Safe cell complete side impact protection plus provides an advanced level of protection: a deep, foam-lined shell absorbs crash forces and shields your child from debris, and an energy-absorbing headrest keeps your child’s head and neck secure
  • Quick-adjust, 10-position harness and 2-position buckle allows you to easily move the harness upward and buckle outward for a comfortable, secure fit as your child grows
  • Reversible-can be used rear facing for children 5 to 45 pound and forward facing for children 22 to 65 pound
  • Side impact protection protects child’s head, neck and spine, easily adjusts to 10 different positions, even with child in the seat, ensuring the best and safest fit
  • Energy-absorbing foam, EPS throughout the seat protects child’s head and torso from impact forces, a shock absorbing foam element device located below the shell crumples upon impact, reducing stress on child’s neck and shoulders in the event of a crash
  • Contoured steel back plate minimizes flexing and reduces forward movement, contoured base provides extra stability in any seating position
  • Top tether hook increases stability in forward-facing mode and limits forward movement, adjustable latch connectors add stability and are easy to reposition for rear-facing or forward-facing installation

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