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Pickups Still a Weighty Crash Concern

Pickups Still a Weighty Crash Concern

Recent research shows better crash compatibility between cars and today's SUVs offers some protection for drivers, but pickups still represent an outsize danger when they collide with cars — and the weight imbalance is probably the reason.

October 16, 2019

Mazda's 2019 CX-9 Nabs Highest IIHS Safety Award

Mazda's 2019 CX-9 Nabs Highest IIHS Safety Award

Mazda's 2019 CX-9 has earned the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has recognized with its Top Safety Pick+ status, which continues from past model years, the institute has announced.

October 8, 2019

Audi's 2019 Q3 Named Top Safety Pick+

Audi's 2019 Q3 Named Top Safety Pick+

The 2019 Audi Q3 compact SUV has captured the Top Safety Pick+ award, while the 2019 Audi A7 prestige luxury car has been given a Top Safety award.

October 7, 2019

Drivers Don't Trust Lane Centering Systems, IIHS Finds

Drivers Don't Trust Lane Centering Systems, IIHS Finds

Drivers remain skeptical about lane-centering systems, even though they are relatively confident in the performance of adaptive cruise control systems, according to recent research conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

October 4, 2019

Nissan's Rogue, Maxima Capture Top Safety Pick Awards
IIHS Deems Honda Passport SUV Top Safety Pick

IIHS Deems Honda Passport SUV Top Safety Pick

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has named Honda Passport SUVs built after June of this year to be 2019 Top Safety Pick vehicles—making this the seventh 2019 Honda model to join the IIHS winner’s circle.

September 24, 2019

Tesla Model 3 Captures Top Safety Pick+ Award
Jeep Cherokee Snags Top Safety Pick Award

Jeep Cherokee Snags Top Safety Pick Award

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has recognized the 2019 Jeep Cherokee with a Top Safety Pick Award when the vehicle is outfitted with optional front crash prevention and specific headlights.

September 16, 2019

Ram 1500: First Large Pickup to Earn Top Safety Award

Ram 1500: First Large Pickup to Earn Top Safety Award

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has given certain 2019 and the 2020 Ram 1500 Crew Cab its highest safety recognition when outfitted with specific headlights built after May and optional front crash prevention.

September 10, 2019

Hyundai Palisade Earns Highest IIHS Safety Award

Hyundai Palisade Earns Highest IIHS Safety Award

Hyundai's 2020 Palisade three-row SUV has earned a Top Safety Pick+ from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety when the midsize SUV is outfitted with optional LED headlights, the institute has announced.

September 9, 2019

Volvo Snags Two More Top Safety Awards

Volvo Snags Two More Top Safety Awards

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has recognized Volvo's 2019 S90 sedan and XC90 midsize SUV with Top Safety Pick awards. While the XC90 earns the award outright, the S90 can claim top safety status only when it is outfitted with specific headlights.

August 21, 2019

Audi e-tron Captures Top Safety Pick+ Award

Audi e-tron Captures Top Safety Pick+ Award

After acing six rigorous crash-worthiness tests, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has recognized the 2019 Audi e-tron with it’s highest honor, a Top Safety Pick+ award.

August 14, 2019

Knee Airbags Offer Limited Protection, IIHS Finds

Knee Airbags Offer Limited Protection, IIHS Finds

Knee airbags have a nominal effect on reducing injuries and may even increase injury risk in some cases, according to a new study from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

August 12, 2019

Hyundai's Nexo Fuel Cell SUV Earns Top Safety Pick+

Hyundai's Nexo Fuel Cell SUV Earns Top Safety Pick+

Hyundai's 2019 Nexo hydrogen-powered midsize SUV has earned a Top Safety Pick+ from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety for vehicles built after June, the institute has announced.

August 9, 2019

Toyota's 2019 RAV4 Grabs Top Safety Award

Toyota's 2019 RAV4 Grabs Top Safety Award

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has given the Top Safety Pick+ award to the 2019 Toyota RAV4 when the compact SUV is outfitted with curve-adaptive LED projector headlights.

August 1, 2019