Two GM SUVs Safer In Crash Test Than Honda, Toyota, And Kia

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This American Small Car Did Better Than The Japanese In Crash Testing

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These Are The Safest New Cars You Can Buy

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Some Crash Avoidance Systems Actually Work

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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

2012 Fiat 500 earns IIHS "Top Safety Pick" rating

The itty-bitty 2012 Fiat 500 is proof yet again that size doesn't matter (Hey, that must be what it tells J-Lo!), as the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) awarded the 2012 500 its "Top Safety Pick" award. The little Italian showed "good performance in front, side, rollover, and rear impact evaluations, and for … » 10/18/11 10:30am 10/18/11 10:30am

The Ten Cars Insurance Companies Hate

Your insurance agent likely prefers you drive a Corvette instead of a Mitsubishi Lancer. That's because, according to the IIHS, Lancer owners report the highest relative insurance losses. Corvette owners? The lowest. Here are the ten biggest insurance losers. » 10/21/10 10:30am 10/21/10 10:30am

U.S. Transportation Secretary Hates Facebook, Twitter While Driving

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood's fatwa against distracted driving could grow to include a ban on all in-car cellphone use and new tech automakers have already rolled out. Distracted driving is dumb; so are over-reaching regulations buffaloed into existence. » 10/08/10 10:00am 10/08/10 10:00am