Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image
Scroll to top

Top

euro ncap Archives - Car Safety Rules

Cars must fit new technology to stop hitting kids

November 25, 2013 | 1

With car companies starting to finalise their plans for 2016, the question on the minds of engineers is: how good will our brake and safety camera systems have to be? Read More

Which crash test and safety rating should buyers trust most?

September 17, 2013 | 4

Crash tests check the safety of new cars. A new “small overlap” crash test just introduced in the US by the IIHS is exposing weaknesses in some cars – intrusions Read More

Intelligent Speed Assist technology promises to reduce speeding and accidents

July 1, 2013 |

Professor Oliver Carsten is an expert on speed: the Leeds professor has spent 20 years studying driver behaviour and technologies that help to reduce Read More

Genuine whiplash claims reduced by new car seat designs

June 25, 2013 | 1

Back in the late 1990s insurers were already starting to suffer hurt from an epidemic in whiplash claims. Back then they reached 300,000 whiplash claims a year for Read More

New car seat designs and safety tech to eliminate whiplash injury

June 20, 2013 |

Whiplash injuries can be serious. When your car is hit from behind, your neck can distort into an S-shape and the pain can last for weeks. Treatment is difficult, Read More

ESV Conference: Researchers report benefits for collision avoidance

May 28, 2013 |

Day Two at the ESV car safety conference in Seoul and much of the discussion has focused on the many studies trying to measure the safety benefits of driver assist Read More

ESV car safety conference seeks common ground for collaborations

May 27, 2013 |

Day one of the Enhanced Safety of Vehicles (ESV) conference and the theme has been collaboration. The event opened with a plenary session in which Read More

Mercedes M-Class SUV helps family car buyers upgrade their safety

April 23, 2013 |

The Mercedes M-Class offers families a premium SUV with a solid basic safety package and a lot of options to help upgrade the protection levels further. Read More

Range Rover succeeds by demonstrating what matters most to buyers

April 18, 2013 |

For many people the Range Rover is the dream car they can see themselves using all the time. It’s a luxury car that’s ready to roll up its sleeves and prove its mettle Read More

Renault Zoe to make electric cars safer and more affordable

March 5, 2013 | 2

Renault’s plans to make electric vehicles more attractive to consumers have received a boost from Euro NCAP, which has given the Renault Zoe electric Read More