Nine SUVs Score High Marks For Pedestrian Auto-Brake SystemsTechnology that helps drivers avoid hitting pedestrians is the subject of a new safety study.
Honda Odyssey Tops Minivan Crash TestThe Insurance Institute for Highway Safety is out with a new round of crash tests, this time the group looked at minivans.
Five Small SUV Models Performed Well In Recent Crash TestsIn the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's latest crash tests of small SUVs five models performed well, but two did not.
IIHS: Car Back Up Sensors Paired With Auto Brakes Reduce Crashes By 40% New technology can help drivers avoid the fender benders that are all too common in parking lots and driveways.
Safety Group Urges Back Seat Passengers To Buckle UpSeat belts can save lives, but a new report finds many people choose not to wear them when riding in the backseat.
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.
SUV Headlights Don't Shine In Latest TestingHeadlights on mid-size SUVs have gotten better over the years, but a new round of testing found they still have a lot of room for improvement.
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.
Cars Not Created Equally When It Comes To Car Seat InstallationA good car seat is only part of the equation for child safety.
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.
Only 2 Midsize SUVs Get Top Rating In Crash TestsOnly two of nine midsize SUVs got the highest rating in crash tests done by an insurance industry group.
IIHS Names Safest Cars On The Roadonda Motor Co. has topped the insurance industry's annual list of the safest new vehicles.
Safety Agency Tests Booster Seats Choosing a booster seat to keep their children safe can be a confusing and daunting task for parents. But help is mouse click away.
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.
Small SUV's Struggle In New Crash TestsSmall SUV's have been all the rage of the car market in the last few years. From Ford's Escape to Honda's CRV and the new Buick Encore, the smaller SUV's are starting to dominate the road. But how much will they protect you in a crash?