Watch This Absolutely Brutal Crash Test Of A Mazda CX-9

When the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety released the results of their Small Overlap Front crash test for Mid-Size SUVs today, we focused mainly on the good news. GM did well, others not so much. The Mazda CX-9, for example, was rated "poor." And it wasn't even the worst one out there. » 4/08/14 4:20pm 4/08/14 4:20pm

2014 Toyota Corolla Gets Low Score On America's Toughest Crash Test

Toyota redesigned the 2014 Corolla to acclaim from some of us, scorn from others. It's also earned scorn from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety on its new overlap front crash test, where it earned a score slightly better than "poor." » 10/03/13 11:18am 10/03/13 11:18am

Why The Chinese Qoros 3's Euro Crash Test Victory Is A Huge Deal

China has been producing homegrown cars like there's no tomorrow in recent years, but their poor safety ratings have traditionally kept them out of American and European markets. But a crash test victory by the Qoros 3 Sedan could mean that's about to change. » 9/25/13 9:56am 9/25/13 9:56am

Suzuki Gets Good News... After They Quit The U.S. Market

Seriously, how's this for a cruel twist of fate? Suzuki got two accolades in a week, both of which should've been good news on the sales front. Problem is, American Suzuki filed for bankruptcy last month and is ending auto sales in the US. Great timing, guys. » 12/23/12 11:00am 12/23/12 11:00am

Safety Groups Blasts Toyota For 'Poor' Camry And Prius V Crash Test…

Statistics show that when Americans are looking for a midsize family car, they usually end up with a Toyota Camry. In beige white. In the case of hybrids, the same rules apply to the Prius V, which came out as a completely new model this year. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety now says you might want to … » 12/20/12 9:30am 12/20/12 9:30am