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The 2019 Ascent is the seventh Subaru vehicle to qualify for the Top Safety Pick+ award.
A new IIHS survey shows Ford’s MyKey system, which allows parents to control things like top vehicle speed when their teenagers are driving, is catching on. However, more than a third of respondents said they didn't know their vehicle was equipped with the system.
BMW has improved the head restraints on the 2018 X2, a small SUV. X2s built after July and equipped with optional front crash prevention earn Top Safety Pick.
The all-new Nissan Kicks and the Nissan Sentra qualify for the IIHS Top Safety Pick accolade when equipped with particular features, bringing the number of 2018 award winners from the automaker to five.
A 5 mph drop in the speed limit makes city streets safer for motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists alike. A look at Boston's experience.
The 2018 Hyundai Kona, a small SUV, earns a good rating for occupant protection in a passenger-side small overlap front crash, and when equipped with newly available good-rated headlights, qualifies for the top award from IIHS.
The 2019 Honda Insight, a small car, and the 2019 Honda Pilot, a midsize SUV, earn the 2018 Top Safety Pick+ award.
The Chrysler Pacifica and the Honda Odyssey outperform the Toyota Sienna in the passenger-side small overlap front test. LATCH ratings for these family haulers are mixed too.
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The redesigned midsize luxury SUV qualifies for the highest award from IIHS, thanks to good crashworthiness ratings, standard front crash prevention that earns a superior rating, and available good-rated headlights.
On-road and track tests of adaptive cruise control and active lane-keeping show performance can be inconsistent in typical driving situations.
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The redesigned large car qualifies for the highest award from IIHS when equipped with good-rated headlights.
The 2018 Mazda 6 comes with standard front crash prevention and qualifies for the IIHS Top Safety Pick award when equipped with optional curve-adaptive headlights.
AAA, Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and the National Safety Council have collaborated on a checklist that provides practical instructions for planning, implementing and evaluating red light camera programs.
The 2018 BMW X2 earns the highest rating in all IIHS crashworthiness tests except one that evaluates how well the seat and head restraint protect against whiplash in a rear crash.
The Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class moves up a step in the IIHS awards after earning a good rating in the passenger-side small overlap front test and getting improvements to its top-line headlights.
The 2018 Toyota C-HR earns good ratings in all six of the IIHS crashworthiness tests and comes with standard superior-rated front crash prevention. However, a poor headlight rating keeps the SUV from earning a safety award.
The redesigned minicars earn a good rating in the driver-side small overlap front test — a marked improvement over the previous generation of each of these vehicles.
The new small SUV is available with superior front crash prevention but misses out on an award because of poor headlights.
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