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Ram 1500 improves in IIHS tests

The redesigned Ram 1500 crew cab offers improved crash protection, earning good ratings in all six IIHS crashworthiness tests. It's available with an optional front crash prevention that earns a superior rating.

November 8, 2018

Updated teen vehicle recommendations

A pair of IIHS crash tests shows why teen drivers should be steered away from minicars and small cars. Updated used vehicle recommendations help families find alternatives.

November 1, 2018

States with legal pot see higher crashes

Crashes are up as much as 6 percent in Colorado, Nevada, Oregon and Washington, compared with neighboring states that haven't legalized recreational marijuana, new research shows.

October 18, 2018

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
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