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Australians Concerned About Floodings, Will Test New Cars for Survivability Underwater
Australians Concerned About Floodings, Will Test New Cars for Survivability Underwater

22 Jul 2022, 08:56 UTC / From 2023, the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) will test how easy it is for occupants to escape from a vehicle when it is submerged underwater

 
2022 Toyota Land Cruiser Scores Five-Star Crash Safety Rating
2022 Toyota Land Cruiser Scores Five-Star Crash Safety Rating

12 Jan 2022, 14:21 UTC / As expected, the 2022 Toyota Land Cruiser 300 series is safer than its predecessor even though there's a little room for improvement as well

 
2021 Mitsubishi Express Receives Zero Stars Following ANCAP Safety Testing
2021 Mitsubishi Express Receives Zero Stars Following ANCAP Safety Testing

3 Mar 2021, 14:25 UTC / Quite shocking for a light commercial vehicle sold in a first-world country, the 2021 Mitsubishi Express is the first LCV to receive zero stars from ANCAP

 
ANCAP Tests Four New Models, NZ-spec Hyundai i20 Rated Four Stars
ANCAP Tests Four New Models, NZ-spec Hyundai i20 Rated Four Stars

21 Mar 2017, 09:05 UTC / Out of the Audi A5, Volvo S90, Hyundai Ioniq, and Hyundai i20, only the latter scored four stars instead of the maximum five in ANCAP's latest crash tests

 
Ford Attempted To Resist Mustang Crash Test, ANCAP Says
Ford Attempted To Resist Mustang Crash Test, ANCAP Says

27 Jan 2017, 17:21 UTC / Australia's car safety testing organization, ANCAP, claims that Ford did not want its Mustang crash-tested. The pony car scored two stars at EuroNCAP

 
2017 Toyota Land Cruiser 70 Series Earns 5 Stars for Safety From ANCAP
2017 Toyota Land Cruiser 70 Series Earns 5 Stars for Safety From ANCAP

25 Oct 2016, 17:17 UTC / 32 years down the line, the Toyota Land Cruiser 70 Series is safer than ever. Australia's New Car Assessment Program awarded it 5 stars overall for safety

 
New Volkswagen Golf Earns Fie-Star Safety Rating in Australia
New Volkswagen Golf Earns Fie-Star Safety Rating in Australia

15 Apr 2013, 13:00 UTC / The seventh generation Volkswagen Golf is already a talented car. It's been well received across Europe since its launch last year and has been named both World and European Car of the Year for...

 
ANCAP Gives the Commodore Omega Sedan 5 Out of 5
ANCAP Gives the Commodore Omega Sedan 5 Out of 5

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / The car from down under, the supreme ruler of the Australian outback roads, Holden was awarded by ANCAP with a 5-star safety rating for the upgraded model, the VE Commodore Omega sedan. The upgr...

 
Holden Captiva 7 Gets Five-Star Safety Rating in Australia
Holden Captiva 7 Gets Five-Star Safety Rating in Australia

5 Dec 2011, 12:46 UTC / Honda has yet another five-star car to boast with in its lineup, as the Series II Captiva 7 SX diesel was bestowed with a five-star safety rating by the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCA...

 
Honda Jazz Receives Five-Star ANCAP Rating
Honda Jazz Receives Five-Star ANCAP Rating

20 May 2011, 11:13 UTC / Honda’s Australian arm today announced that the Jazz, which has recently been updated, has received a five-star ANCAP rating, the highest possible. The Jazz comes with multiple active and pass...

 
2011 Kia Soul Receives Five Star ANCAP Rating
2011 Kia Soul Receives Five Star ANCAP Rating

27 Sep 2010, 10:59 UTC / The Kia Soul has been awarded a five star safety rating by the ANCAP (Australasian New Car Assessment Program). This comes after the vehicle’s standard safety equipment list received new featu...

 
Ford Falcon UTE Awarded 5-Star ANCAP Safety Rating
Ford Falcon UTE Awarded 5-Star ANCAP Safety Rating

16 Jun 2010, 09:41 UTC / The Ford FG Falcon UTE has been awarded the maximum five-star safety rating by the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) in the latest round of testing.The five-star ANCAP safety rating ap...

 
Aussie Cars to Get Rollover Crash Rating
Aussie Cars to Get Rollover Crash Rating

29 Mar 2010, 13:48 UTC / Despite the fact a rollover strength test for the roof of cars is not yet an Australian Design Rule (ADR), a group of researchers from the NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre took the matter ...

 
Ford Territory Gets 5-Star ANCAP Rating
Ford Territory Gets 5-Star ANCAP Rating

28 Jan 2010, 15:59 UTC / Ford’s Territory model tested very well with the Australian New Car Assessment Program, as the SUV managed to get the maximum five star rating. So the impressive five star rating will apply to...

 
Holden Ute Achieves 5-Star Safety Rating in Australia
Holden Ute Achieves 5-Star Safety Rating in Australia

21 Oct 2009, 09:53 UTC / Holden Ute is the first utility vehicle in Australia that achieved a maximum five star rating from Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) or the Euro New Car Assessment Program (EuroNCAP). ...

 
All 2010 Holden Models Receive 5-Star ANCAP Rating
All 2010 Holden Models Receive 5-Star ANCAP Rating

28 Aug 2009, 06:51 UTC / Holden, who earlier this week announced a 200 job cut in the domestic market, is now stepping in front of the media to boast about the safety of its 2010 models as they all achieved the maximum five...

 
2009 Mercedes Vito Gets 5-Star ANCAP Rating
2009 Mercedes Vito Gets 5-Star ANCAP Rating

18 Aug 2009, 10:16 UTC / Mercedes' Vito recently received a 5-star rating from the Australian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP), following good results in front and side crash tests. The previous Vito achieved only fo...

 
Honda Jazz to Boast Stability Control as Standard
Honda Jazz to Boast Stability Control as Standard

15 Jun 2009, 15:38 UTC / Honda Australia is getting further measures to improve occupant safety and announced that both Jazz and City will feature stability control as standard starting next year. The manufacturer intends t...

 
2009 Holden Cruze Gets Five-Star ANCAP Rating
2009 Holden Cruze Gets Five-Star ANCAP Rating

12 May 2009, 08:00 UTC / Safety is surely one of the main features a new car buyer is looking at so, in order to boost sales as much as possible, automakers around the world struggle to enhance this particular aspect. And H...

 
Holden VE Omega Sportwagon Achieves 5-Star Safety Rating
Holden VE Omega Sportwagon Achieves 5-Star Safety Rating

2 Mar 2009, 07:56 UTC / GM's Australian division Holden proudly announced today that VE Omega Sportwagon is the first locally-built wagon that achieves the maximum safety rating from the Australasian New Car Assessmen...