Electric Cars Tested For Safety Performed Very WellA growing number of electric vehicles are hitting the road and experts are now putting the e-powered cars through the paces to see how safe they are.
Nine SUVs Score High Marks For Pedestrian Auto-Brake SystemsTechnology that helps drivers avoid hitting pedestrians is the subject of a new safety study.
Tough Test Standards Lead To Fewer Top Safety PicksCrash tests have long been a key element in how the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety rates vehicles.
Mid-Size Cars Show Improvement In Passenger Side CrashesThe Ford Fusion is one of ten mid-sized cars that earned good marks from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety in new passenger side crash tests.
3 Cars Score Top Marks In Recent Crash TestsThree large cars have joined the ranks of the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's "Top Safety Pick Plus" designation.
Deadly Crashes Involving Trucks Are On The Rise, New Guards May Change That According to the latest numbers from the government, fatal crashes involving large trucks are on the rise but new crash tests show how guards for the sides of trucks can make a big difference.
Tesla, BMW Electrics Fall Short Of Highest Crash-Test Rating New crash tests by the insurance industry show two luxury electric vehicles - the Tesla Model S and the BMW i3 - fell short of getting the highest safety ratings.
Muscle Cars Aren't So Strong In Crash TestsMuscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protection in a crash. The Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger didn't get the highest ratings in new tests.
No Muscle Car Earns "Top Safety Pick" TitleMuscle cars may look cool, but they're lacking when it comes to protection during a crash.
Ford F-150 SuperCab Earns "Top Safety Pick"The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) said the Ford F-150 SuperCab earned its top rating, performing best in all of its crash tests.
Winners Crowned After New Round Of Crash TestsAs the holiday season gets into high gear, more Americans are expected to take to the roads than ever before. Close to 100 million will hit the highways and byways. If you're one of them, there's new information about which cars may be the safest choices for you and your family.
IIHS: Small Cars Fare Poorly In Crash Tests The four-door Mini Cooper Countryman was the only one of 12 cars to earn a top rating of "good" in new frontal crash tests.
Small Cars Struggle In New Crash TestsJust half of the dozen small cars the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety featured in recent crash tests managed to earn a good or acceptable rating from the group.