Midsize cars stumble in updated side test

IIHS put seven midsize cars through the new, tougher side-impact test. Only the Subaru Outback earns a good rating.

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Pickups need better belt reminders

Pickups need better belt reminders

IIHS evaluated 10 popular trucks for their seat belt reminders. Only the Toyota Tundra meets the criteria for a good rating.

Speed limiter mandate overdue for large trucks

Speed limiter mandate overdue for large trucks

IIHS urges regulators to act fast to require speed limiters on large and medium-duty trucks.

Hands-free? No thanks, drivers say

Hands-free? No thanks, drivers say

An IIHS survey shows drivers prefer partially automated features that require them to keep their hands on the wheel and have appropriate attention safeguards.

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