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Kia Rio earns Top Safety Pick+ award

The minicar earns the highest award from IIHS when equipped with front crash prevention and newly available good-rated headlights.

October 5, 2018

Redesigned Toyota Corolla earns Top Safety Pick

The small hatchback qualifies for the 2018 award when equipped with optional curve-adaptive headlights.

October 2, 2018

Volvo picks up 2 new awards

The 2018 S90, a large luxury car, and the 2019 XC90, a midsize luxury SUV, are the latest models to earn the Top Safety Pick award.

September 28, 2018

Eight trailer makers earn underride protection award

Seven years after IIHS found serious shortcomings in the rear underride guards of most semitrailers, the eight largest North American manufacturers are now making rear guards capable of preventing deadly underride in a range of scenarios.

September 27, 2018

Redesigned Hyundai Santa Fe is a Top Safety Pick+

The midsize SUV earns good crashworthiness ratings across the board and has a superior-rated, standard front crash prevention system and available good-rated headlights. The Hyundai Accent, a minicar, earns the Top Safety Pick award, thanks to new acceptable-rated headlights.

September 20, 2018

New Subaru SUV gets top honors

The 2019 Ascent is the seventh Subaru vehicle to qualify for the Top Safety Pick+ award.

September 18, 2018

Parents use tech to control teens' driving

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.

September 13, 2018

Better head restraints help BMW X2 earn award

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.

September 11, 2018

Nissan picks up 2 more awards

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.

September 10, 2018

Drivers brake for lower speed limit

A 5 mph drop in the speed limit makes city streets safer for motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists alike. A look at Boston's experience.

August 28, 2018
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