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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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The 2015 BMW X1 hitting the barrier in the frontal offset test.

5 star market share increases with the addition of three new top-rated SUVs

6 OCTOBER, 2016

Leading independent vehicle safety advocate, the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP), today announced 5 star safety ratings for three compact SUVs. These ratings cover the newly release Volkswagen Tiguan, BMW X1 and Jeep Renegade.

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The 2013 Kia Picanto after the frontal offset test.

Audit test of Australasian-sold Kia Picanto reveals increased injury risk

27 SEPTEMBER, 2016

Leading independent vehicle safety advocate, the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP), today released the results of an audit test conducted on the locally-sold Kia Picanto.

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One in three used cars FAIL on safety

31 AUGUST, 2016

Victoria’s leading transport advocates say it’s disappointing that almost one-third of vehicles tested in the 2016 Used Car Safety Ratings (UCSR), scored a Poor or Very Poor rating for occupant crash safety protection.

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

Impressive pedestrian protection score and 5 stars across the range for updated Holden Colorado

11 AUGUST, 2016

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) today published a 5 star ANCAP safety rating for the Holden Colorado utility noting its impressive pedestrian protection score.

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The 2016 Infiniti Q30 hitting the barrier in the frontal offset test.

Infiniti Q30 hits Australian shores with top safety rating

1 AUGUST, 2016

Leading independent vehicle safety advocate, the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP), today issued a 5 star ANCAP safety rating for new market entrant, the Infiniti Q30.

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The 2015 Suzuki Vitara hitting the barrier in the frontal offset test.

ANCAPs market coverage grows to 93 percent with top ratings for Suzuki Vitara and Kia Optima

14 JULY, 2016

Leading independent vehicle safety advocate, the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP), today released 5 star safety ratings for the Suzuki Vitara and Kia Optima. Both models previously ranked as top-selling, unrated models in their class.

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