IIHS challenges auto
IIHS challenges automakers with tougher TOP SAFETY PICK award criteria
February 27, 2024 00:01 ET | Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 27, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety is making it harder to earn its TOP SAFETY PICK and TOP SAFETY PICK+ awards in 2024, challenging...
2023 Volvo XC60 in the IIHS updated moderate overlap crash test
Three midsize luxury SUVs excel in back seat protection
December 14, 2023 00:01 ET | Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
ARLINGTON, Va., Dec. 14, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Three midsize luxury SUVs offer solid protection for front and back seat occupants in the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s updated moderate...
Ratings in IIHS updated moderate overlap and updated side crash tests - Large pickups
Large pickups offer strong side protection but falter in back seat safety
November 07, 2023 08:15 ET | Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
ARLINGTON, Va., Nov. 07, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Four large pickups offer strong protection in side crashes but fall short when it comes to protecting passengers in the back seat.  The Ram 1500...
2023 Chrysler Pacifica in the IIHS updated moderate overlap crash test
Minivans don’t make the grade when it comes to rear-seat safety
September 19, 2023 00:01 ET | Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 19, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Popular with parents, minivans ought to boast the safest second-row seating on the market. Instead, they’re lagging behind.  None of the four...
Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat
Dodge muscle cars once again top HLDI’s list of most-stolen vehicles
August 31, 2023 00:01 ET | Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 31, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Two Dodge muscle cars, the Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat and Dodge Charger HEMI, once again top the Highway Loss Data Institute’s list of the...
2023 Honda Accord in the IIHS updated moderate overlap front test
Honda Accord shines while other midsize cars struggle in rear-seat safety test
August 16, 2023 00:01 ET | Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 16, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Honda Accord outperformed other midsize cars in the updated moderate overlap front crash test, earning a rare good rating in the new,...
Highest and lowest rates of driver deaths: 2020 and equivalent models during 2018-21
Latest driver death rates highlight dangers of muscle cars
July 13, 2023 00:01 ET | Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
ARLINGTON, Va., July 13, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- American muscle cars with high horsepower and a hot rod image rank among the deadliest vehicles on the road, both for their own drivers and for...
Ratings in updated moderate overlap front test: small pickups
Small pickups fall short when it comes to rear-seat safety
June 28, 2023 00:01 ET | Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
ARLINGTON, Va., June 28, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Most small pickups fall short when it comes to protecting passengers seated in the rear, the latest crash test ratings from the Insurance Institute...
Ratings in updated moderate overlap front test: small cars
Small cars falter in updated moderate overlap crash test
May 11, 2023 00:01 ET | Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
ARLINGTON, Va., May 11, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Most small cars don’t provide good protection for rear-seat passengers, the latest crash test ratings from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety...
Ratings in updated moderate overlap front test: midsize SUVs
Rear passenger protection falls short in most midsize SUVs
March 14, 2023 00:01 ET | Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
ARLINGTON, Va., March 14, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Most midsize SUVs offer inadequate front crash protection for passengers seated in the rear, the latest crash test ratings from the Insurance...