The Skoda Superb has joined the ranks of the latest top safety achievers thanks to robust crash protection and its autonomous emergency braking systems.
Euro NCAP and ANCAP have released a study that shows low speed AEB leads to a 38% reduction in real-world rear end crashes.
Euro NCAP has identified the models tested in 2014 that have achieved the highest scores in their respective class.
BMW has achieved Euro NCAP Advanced for the Pedestrian Warning with City Brake Activation, an advanced technology designed to help avoid or mitigate accidents with pedestrians at low speeds.
The Jeep Renegade and the hybrid Audi A3 Sportback e-tron both achieved Euro NCAP's maximum five star rating but the Kia Soul and Soul EV fell short, scoring four stars each.
Euro NCAP, the vehicle crash safety test body, has released latest scores for new models now on sale.
Global NCAP has published new guidelines for organisations operating vehicle fleets, recommending that they only buy ‘five-star’ cars.
The Nissan Qashqai has achieved a five-star crash safety rating in the latest round of Euro NCAP tests.
The Qoros 3 has been confirmed by the Euro NCAP as the best performing small family car in its crash test programme of 2013.
Five out of 11 vehicles in the latest Euro NCAP crash tests miss out on top ratings.
Euro NCAP has released the first results of its rear-end crash avoidance system tests against the new 2014 ratings procedure.
The all-new Kia Carens compact MPV has been awarded a maximum five-star safety rating by Europe’s leading road safety organisation, Euro NCAP.
The Seat Leon ST has been awarded a five-star safety rating by car safety assessment body Euro NCAP.
Vehicle safety organisation reveals the sex best performing cars tested in 2012.
Euro NCAP tests highlight how progress in safety technology leave older cars behind, as Toyota Aygo, Citroen C1 and Peugeot 107 score three stars in 2012. The cars scored four stars for occupant protection in 2005.
Euro NCAP has crash tested some of Europe’s best-selling business and family vans using protocols that are more true-to-life than the current legal tests for these van-based vehicles.
The Hyundai i30 Tourer has been awarded the maximum five-star safety rating by independent vehicle assessment organisation, Euro NCAP, giving it the same safety rating as the five-door hatchback.
UK insurance research centre devises new standards for test procedures and equipment as car manufacturers introduce Autonomous Emergency Braking(AEB) systems.
The new Volvo V40 has become the highest scoring model in its segment in the latest EuroNCAP safety tests. It is one of five models scoring the maximum five stars in the latest results.
Euro NCAP has praised Mazda for equipping the all-new Mazda CX-5 with life-saving Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) technology.
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