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2021 IIHS Top Safety Pick Awards Only Left Out 1 Japanese Automaker

Safety is a top priority for most drivers. Whether you’re hauling the kids to school or commuting to work, you want to be confident in your car. Thankfully, experts such as the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) help shoppers identify the safest new vehicles on the market. Most manufacturers have a few models that …
Honda CR-V Crash tested at slightly different speed reveals big problems for safety rating system

Your Car’s Safety Rating Might Be Worthless at Highway Speed

Obviously, the faster you drive, the less safe you’ll be if you crash. This is an easy concept to understand. Think about SUVs. The faster you go, the easier it is to roll them over. These days car manufacturers go to extreme lengths to make sure cars are safer, but most importantly, to make sure …
2021 Honda Odyssey outside of the park

Have No Fear! The 2021 Honda Odyssey Is Safer Than Ever

The Honda Odyssey was updated for the 2021 model year, which included updated interior and exterior and, more importantly, updated safety tech. While the Odyssey has always been known for its renowned reputation for both reliability and safety, Honda kicked it up a notch for the new model year and it paid off in spades …
2020 Volvo XC90

You Shouldn’t Ignore the 2020 Volvo XC90 For Your Family

The 2020 Volvo XC90 luxury SUV got a refreshed design. However, it didn’t exactly get the best reliability scores compared to what else is out there. It looks great, and US News and World Report claims the XC90 boasts “attractive styling in and out and an array of new technology.” However, the 2020 Volvo XC90 …
A red 2014 Toyota 4Runner SUV getting crash tested for safety

Do SUVs’ Designs Let Them Be More Dangerous?

Airbags aren’t the only things bolstering car safety nowadays. Backup cameras have been mandatory for several years now. And advanced driver-assistance features like blind-spot monitoring and adaptive cruise controls are rapidly becoming common-place. However, as safe as modern passenger cars are, IIHS studies suggest trucks and SUVs continue to demonstrate some worrying safety issues. And …

The 2021 Kia Seltos Is Safe, But Not Safe Enough

The Kia Seltos is a compact crossover that’s packed full of handy features and safety tech. However, it unfortunately didn’t live up to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s safety standards as it narrowly missed the mark for being a “Top Safety Pick,” which is an esteemed rating in the automotive world. But that doesn’t …

The 2020 Audi E-tron Sportback Is Officially One of the Safest EVs

When it comes to battery electric vehicles, most consumers will likely be most concerned about the car’s range, and possibly performance, but the notion of safety could be a concern as well. After all, electric vehicles are built differently than gasoline cars, so what happens if you get into an accident? Well, if you’re driving …