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Subaru Outback Gets Highest Possible Score in Updated IIHS Crash Test
Subaru Outback Gets Highest Possible Score in Updated IIHS Crash Test

4 Aug 2022, 21:37 UTC / The 2022 Subaru Outback was the only midsize car to receive a "Good" score in the IIHS test, which is the highest possible rating

 
Is the Hyundai Ioniq 5 a Safe Vehicle? Here's What the IIHS Has to Say About It
Is the Hyundai Ioniq 5 a Safe Vehicle? Here's What the IIHS Has to Say About It

1 Jul 2022, 08:58 UTC / The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety just crash-tested the Hyundai Ioniq 5, and this is how the electric crossover did

 
2022 Toyota Tacoma Extended Cab Earns Marginal Rating in 40-MPH Crash Test
2022 Toyota Tacoma Extended Cab Earns Marginal Rating in 40-MPH Crash Test

7 Jun 2022, 16:08 UTC / Although Toyota has corrected the puncturing fuel tank issue of the Tacoma, the mid-sizer still leaves much to be desired in terms of front-passenger safety

 
2022 Jeep Wrangler Rolls Over During 40-MPH Crash Test
2022 Jeep Wrangler Rolls Over During 40-MPH Crash Test

2 Jun 2022, 19:10 UTC / If you're planning to get a Wrangler as a daily driver, this crash-test video from the IIHS may lead you to reconsider your pick

 
Nissan Ariya Crash Tests Show the Attention a High Voltage Battery Pack Deserves
Nissan Ariya Crash Tests Show the Attention a High Voltage Battery Pack Deserves

24 Mar 2022, 23:26 UTC / The Japanese carmaker even made footage showing the battery pack integrity in a frontal crash. Nissan described what it checks to ensure an EV is safe

 
2022 Volvo C40 Recharge Gifted With IIHS Top Safety Pick+ Award
2022 Volvo C40 Recharge Gifted With IIHS Top Safety Pick+ Award

26 Feb 2022, 19:27 UTC / The coupe-styled brother of the XC40 Recharge was recently deemed as safe as technically possible by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

 
CarWow's Mat Watson Crashes Multi-Million Dollar Rimac Nevera, No One Gets Mad About It
CarWow's Mat Watson Crashes Multi-Million Dollar Rimac Nevera, No One Gets Mad About It

18 Feb 2022, 08:20 UTC / Launching the 1,913-horsepower Rimac Nevera electric hypercar into a pole sideways was part of the model's safety testing for sale approval Stateside

 
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

 
Here Are Two More ZERO-Star Cars That You Should Stay Away From
Here Are Two More ZERO-Star Cars That You Should Stay Away From

27 Dec 2021, 13:58 UTC / The previous-gen Kia Sportage and latest Hyundai Accent scored a disappointing zero stars from Latin NCAP, and so did the Great Wall Wingle 5

 
2021 - 2022 Tesla Model Y Receives IIHS Top Safety Pick+ Accolade
2021 - 2022 Tesla Model Y Receives IIHS Top Safety Pick+ Accolade

21 Dec 2021, 17:09 UTC / As expected of Tesla, the Model Y for the 2022 model year has passed all crashworthiness tests and avoidance/mitigation tests of the IIHS

 
2021 Ford Bronco Crash Test Reveals Acceptable Performance for Head Restraints and Seats
2021 Ford Bronco Crash Test Reveals Acceptable Performance for Head Restraints and Seats

15 Dec 2021, 16:57 UTC / Somewhat disappointing for the body-on-frame Bronco, it has failed to receive the Top Safety Pick award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

 
Tested: This Is How the Popular Wuling Hongguang Mini EV Fares in a Head-On Collision
Tested: This Is How the Popular Wuling Hongguang Mini EV Fares in a Head-On Collision

15 Dec 2021, 09:46 UTC / The Wuling Hongguang Mini EV is one of the most popular electric cars in China, but is it safe in case of a head-on collision? This test says it all.

 
Previous-Gen Hyundai Tucson Crash-Tested With Disappointing Results, Scoring ZERO Stars
Previous-Gen Hyundai Tucson Crash-Tested With Disappointing Results, Scoring ZERO Stars

13 Dec 2021, 10:53 UTC / After the disappointing result of the previous-gen Tucson, Latin NCAP wanted to crash-test the new one, but Hyundai is said to have declined the offer

 
No One Would Want to Be Inside This ZERO-Star Fiat if It Crashes
No One Would Want to Be Inside This ZERO-Star Fiat if It Crashes

6 Dec 2021, 08:41 UTC / The Fiat Argo / Cronos sold in South America may have disappointed, but the Volkswagen Taos impressed, scoring a maximum five-star rating

 
2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz Base Halogen Headlights Are Pretty Bad, Says IIHS
2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz Base Halogen Headlights Are Pretty Bad, Says IIHS

3 Nov 2021, 15:59 UTC / The halogens that come standard on the SE and SEL trim levels were deemed poor by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

 
This Is One of the Most Dangerous Cars on Sale Today, ZERO-Star Safety Rating Reveals
This Is One of the Most Dangerous Cars on Sale Today, ZERO-Star Safety Rating Reveals

1 Nov 2021, 08:48 UTC / Latin NCAP tested the Suzuki Baleno made in India with disastrous results. The Toyota Yaris assembled in Brazil and Thailand was a big disappointment too

 
IIHS Introduces Tougher Side Crash Test, Mazda CX-5 Passes It With Flying Colors
IIHS Introduces Tougher Side Crash Test, Mazda CX-5 Passes It With Flying Colors

27 Oct 2021, 16:48 UTC / Out of 20 small utility vehicles tested by the IIHS, only the Mazda CX-5 has passed the second generation of the side-impact crash test with a good rating

 
Watch Euro NCAP Crash Test the Ford Mustang Mach-E, Can You Guess the Safety Rating?
Watch Euro NCAP Crash Test the Ford Mustang Mach-E, Can You Guess the Safety Rating?

27 Oct 2021, 09:42 UTC / Besides the Ford Mustang Mach-E, Euro NCAP also crash tested the Hyundai Ioniq 5, Tucson, Bayon, and Toyota Yaris Cross, and all of them did well, save for one

 
2021 Volkswagen ID.4 Electric Crossover Gets IIHS's Top Safety Pick+ Rating
2021 Volkswagen ID.4 Electric Crossover Gets IIHS's Top Safety Pick+ Rating

21 Sep 2021, 15:20 UTC / The 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 continues the good tradition of EVs by earning the top award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

 
With LFP Cells, BYD Han Catches Fire Two Days After Independent Crash Test
With LFP Cells, BYD Han Catches Fire Two Days After Independent Crash Test

29 Jul 2021, 18:03 UTC / BYD said the tested car had its coolant replaced with a conductive one. Han owners already said their vehicles have the same coolant.