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13 new boosters earn BEST BET rating

The majority of booster seats on the market in 2017 can be relied on to provide good safety belt fit for typical 4 to 8 year-olds in almost any vehicle, IIHS evaluations show.

November 21, 2017

Hyundai earns 3 more awards

The Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid, a new small car, is one of the three latest vehicles from Hyundai to earn the 2017 Top Safety Pick+ award. The other two are the redesigned Elantra GT, another small car, and the Santa Fe Sport, a midsize SUV.

November 2, 2017

Kia picks up 2 more awards

Two more Kia vehicles, the Soul and the Sportage, have earned this year's highest award from IIHS for a total of six.

November 1, 2017

Volkswagen Tiguan offers improved protection

The redesigned Volkswagen Tiguan offers improved protection in small overlap front crashes and, when equipped with front crash prevention, qualifies for the 2017 Top Safety Pick award.

October 26, 2017

3 Audi cars earn safety accolades

Three redesigned midsize cars from Audi — the 2017-18 A4 Allroad, the 2018 A5 Coupe and the 2018 A5 Sportback — qualify for the TOP SAFETY PICK award.

October 24, 2017

Ford F-150 earns 2017 Top Safety Pick

Ford has added optional superior-rated front crash prevention to its iconic pickup, helping it qualify for an IIHS safety award.

October 20, 2017

IIHS launches passenger-side crash test

A new test program aims to ensure that passengers are well-protected in right-side small overlap front crashes. Ten out of 13 midsize cars earn good ratings.

October 19, 2017

2017 Jeep Compass earns Top Safety Pick

Redesigned for the first time in a decade, the Jeep Compass qualifies for the Top Safety Pick award when equipped with optional front crash prevention.

October 17, 2017

After changes, Lexus IS qualifies for Top Safety Pick+

The 2017 Lexus IS, a midsize luxury car, qualifies for the highest award from IIHS after changes were made to improve protection in small overlap front crashes and in rear crashes.

October 13, 2017

2018 Volvo XC60 earns top award

The redesigned midsize luxury SUV qualifies for the highest award from IIHS when equipped with specific headlights.

October 11, 2017
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