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Minivans falter in rear-seat safety

Minivans falter in rear-seat safety

Sep 19, 2023 — None of the four minivans tested by IIHS earns an acceptable or good rating in the updated moderate overlap front crash test, which emphasizes protection for passengers in the back seat.

BMW X3 qualifies for top honors

BMW X3 qualifies for top honors

Sep 7, 2023 — With a standard front crash prevention system that earns superior ratings in both the daytime and nighttime evaluations, the midsize luxury SUV exceeds the Top Safety Pick+ criteria.

Mitsubishi Outlander earns Top Safety Pick

Mitsubishi Outlander earns Top Safety Pick

Sep 5, 2023 — The midsize SUV comes with good-rated headlights and a standard front crash prevention system that earns a superior rating in the daytime vehicle-to-pedestrian test.

Which vehicles are most likely to be stolen?

Which vehicles are most likely to be stolen?

Aug 31, 2023 — The Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat and Dodge Charger HEMI top HLDI’s list of the most-stolen vehicles for model years 2020-22. Four Kia vehicles make the top 20, thanks to a viral trend.

Simple steps to save riders’ lives
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Simple steps to save riders’ lives

Aug 24, 2023 — Motorcyclist deaths are at a record high. Universal helmet laws and standard antilock braking systems, as well as more robust crash avoidance systems on other vehicles, could reverse the trend.

By Eric Teoh
Honda Pilot earns Top Safety Pick+

Honda Pilot earns Top Safety Pick+

Aug 1, 2023 — The redesigned midsize SUV now earns good ratings in all four required crashworthiness tests and superior ratings in the daytime and nighttime pedestrian front crash prevention evaluations.

Leveraging smartphones for safety
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Leveraging smartphones for safety

Jul 25, 2023 — Smartphones are among the most common causes of distracted driving. Could they also help prevent it?

By Ian Reagan
Audi notches 7 IIHS awards

Audi notches 7 IIHS awards

Jul 18, 2023 — Five models earn the highest award, Top Safety Pick+, and two others qualify for Top Safety Pick.