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NEW vs OLD CRASH TEST Fatality rate four times higher in an older vehicle

19 MAY, 2017

New Analysis: Fatality rate four times higher in an older vehicle.

Australia and New Zealand’s independent vehicle safety advocate, ANCAP, today unveiled the results of a car-to-car crash test - dramatically demonstrating the improvements made in vehicle safety over the past two decades. This comes as new analysis shows older vehicles are over-represented in fatality crashes.

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The 2016 Great Wall Steed hitting the barrier in the frontal offset test.

Another poor performance from Great Wall disproves brands claims of outstanding levels of safety for Steed

26 APRIL, 2017

Independent vehicle safety advocate, ANCAP, has today released a concerning 2 star safety rating for the ‘all-new’ Great Wall Motors Steed. 5 star ratings have also been released for the Honda Civic, Hyundai i30 and Mercedes-Benz Marco Polo Activity.

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The 2017 BMW 5 Series hitting the barrier in the frontal offset test.

BMW 5 Series wins praise with 5 stars

12 APRIL, 2017

The new BMW 520d has achieved the top 5 star ANCAP safety rating following completion of independent performance testing.

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The 2017 Audi A5 hitting the barrier in the frontal offset test.

Hyundai i20 trails the pack with 4 stars behind top performers Audi A5 Volvo S90 and Hyundai Ioniq

20 MARCH, 2017

Leading independent vehicle safety advocate, the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP), today released its latest round of safety ratings covering the Australian and New Zealand markets.

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The 2017 Toyota C-HR hitting the barrier in the frontal offset test.

New entrant top rating Toyota C HR scores 5 safety stars

1 MARCH, 2017

Leading independent vehicle safety advocate, the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP), today awarded the new Toyota C-HR with the maximum 5 star ANCAP safety rating coinciding with its launch onto the Australasian market this week.

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The 2015 Ford Mustang hitting the barrier in the frontal offset test.

Ford Mustang scores concerning 2 star safety rating

25 JANUARY, 2017

Leading independent vehicle safety advocate, the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP), today released a much anticipated safety rating for the high-selling and iconic sports car, the Ford Mustang.

The Mustang scored a 2 star ANCAP safety rating.

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The 2016 MG GS hitting the barrier in the frontal offset test.

New medium SUV from MG scores a 4 star rating Toyota Avensis for NZ scores 5

17 JANUARY, 2017

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP), Australasia’s leading independent vehicle safety advocate, today published safety ratings for the MG GS medium SUV and Toyota Avensis wagon.

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The 2016 Fiat 500X hitting the barrier in the frontal offset test.

Latest 5 star requirements met by Fiat Subaru and Mercedes-Benz models

15 DECEMBER, 2016

Leading independent vehicle safety advocate, the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP), today published safety credentials for the Fiat 500X, Subaru Impreza and Mercedes-Benz E-Class. All three meet the latest 2016 requirements for 5 stars.

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The 2016 Holden Astra hitting the barrier in the frontal offset test.

New Holden Astra launches with 5 star safety

8 NOVEMBER, 2016

Leading independent vehicle safety advocate, the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP), today released a 5 star ANCAP safety rating for the new Holden Astra which launches locally later this month.

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The 2016 Toyota Landcruiser hitting the barrier in the frontal offset test.

Toyota responds to consumer demand Upgraded Landcruiser 70 Series now 5 star

24 OCTOBER, 2016

Leading independent vehicle safety advocate, the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP), today announced a maximum 5 star ANCAP safety rating for the upgraded Toyota Landcruiser 70. The Toyota Prius also achieved top marks.

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