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Toyota Auris scores five stars for crash safety, but door opens during test

March 5, 2013 | 2

The Auris is the car that Toyota wants to compete with the VW Golf and Ford Focus on quality and safety. The car has just achieved a five-star rating in Euro NCAP’s Read More

Skoda Octavia gives a little bit more to win five-star safety rating

March 5, 2013 |

The Skoda Octavia, based on the same VW Group platform as the Golf, has gone the extra mile on safety, refusing to compromise even on pedestrian protection Read More

Driver airbag in Toyota RAV4 fails to stop dummy’s head in crash test

March 5, 2013 |

The Toyota RAV4 has received five stars in a Euro NCAP safety assessment, but lost critical points in the frontal impact test when the driver’s airbag failed Read More

The essential options that make the new VW Golf the safest ever

December 11, 2012 |

The new VW Golf is not just another hatchback with five stars from Euro NCAP. It’s the car that sets the pace of development in this class and the entire industry. On the latest generation, it’s the driver assistance systems available Read More

Mercedes-Benz A-Class sets high standard for safety

December 4, 2012 |

Before its launch, Mercedes claimed the new A-Class would provide the highest standard of safety ever seen in this vehicle class. This is a car that is serious about safety: it gets five stars in Euro NCAP rating, read full report, and Read More

BMW 1 Series offers five-star safety, but marginal whiplash protection

November 23, 2012 |

For a brand that builds premium, driver-focused cars, you might expect just a little more protection when things go wrong. The latest version of the BMW 1-Series offers five-star safety, read full report, but it’s up against other, Read More

Latest Audi A3 takes step forward on safety

November 19, 2012 |

The latest generation A3 may look similar to the previous model, but there are serious technological advances under the skin. The car has earned its Euro NCAP five-star safety rating, read full report. Under a stricter set of assessment criteria and it offers Read More

Has Volvo created the safest small car yet for families?

November 6, 2012 |

For people who want the reassurance of a large, traditional Volvo in a smaller, more modern package, the V40 hatchback could be ideal. A good-looking car Read More