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Best in Class models of Euro NCAP’s 2018 tests

Best in Class models of Euro NCAP’s 2018 tests

Each year, Euro NCAP – the independent organisation that assesses the safety performance of new vehicles sold in Europe – publishes a list of those models that have performed best in their respective categories. Star ratings cannot be compared directly between different categories of vehicles, so a ‘Best in Class’ […]

Surprise Euro NCAP Results Released

Surprise Euro NCAP Results Released

THE BEST cars in class for safety have been announced by Euro NCAP – and there are some surprise results.Although not on sale in the UK yet, the Chinese-built Qoros 3 Sedan was the safest car tested by Euro NCAP all year. It is also the first car built in […]

Latest Cars Crash Tested By Euro NCAP

Latest Cars Crash Tested By Euro NCAP

CRASH TEST results have been announced by the European vehicle safety body Euro NCAP, after testing of the latest new cars to reach the market.Amongst the vehicles tested were the Mercedes-Benz CLA, the Jeep Cherokee, the Peugeot 2008 and the Suzuki SX4. Despite varying on cost and size, all four […]

Euro NCAP’s Best-in-Class models for 2012

Euro NCAP’s Best-in-Class models for 2012

In 2012, Euro NCAP published the results for 36 vehicles available on the European market. Eight 5-star models performed highly in each of the 4 individual marking criteria – adult occupant protection, child occupant protection, pedestrian protection and safety-assist systems. The best in each class of 2012 were as follow […]

Best performers in EuroNCAP’s tests in 2017 (w/VIDEO)

Best performers in EuroNCAP’s tests in 2017 (w/VIDEO)

Last year was Euro NCAP’s busiest-ever year with nearly 70 models crashed and assessed. Many new models were able to meet the ever increasing stringency in criteria set by the independent organisation which has been conducting its evaluations since being established in 1997. Among the 6 categories of vehicles, Volkswagen […]

EuroNCAP’S ‘Best in Class’ for 2016

EuroNCAP’S ‘Best in Class’ for 2016

In 2016, Euro NCAP tested 18 new passenger cars and four heavy quadricycles and of these, 3 models were awarded ‘Best in Class’: the Toyota Prius in the ‘Large Family Car’ category; the Hyundai IONIQ in the ‘Small Family Car’ category; and the VW Tiguan is the best ‘Small Off-Roader’ […]

EuroNCAP finds quadricycles are still not safe enough

EuroNCAP finds quadricycles are still not safe enough

Euro NCAP continues its assessment of heavy quadricycles and has made public the safety ratings of 4 such vehicles. The organisation has studied what has changed in this segment in the last 2 years and has introduced a specific star rating for such vehicles to help consumers in their purchase […]