- The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) released in December its picks for the safest cars from model year 2019.
- Thirty vehicles received the organisation’s highest designation, “top safety pick+.”
- Subaru had more vehicles receive a “top safety pick+” rating than any other brand.
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) released in December its picks for the safest cars from model year 2019. The organisation gave 57 vehicles its “top safety pick” designation. Of those vehicles, 30 were included in the organisation’s highest tier, “top safety pick+.”
To earn “top safety pick+,” a vehicle must perform well in a variety of crash tests. The vehicle must receive a “good” rating in tests related to its front, side, roof, and head restraints, an “advanced” or “superior” rating for front crash prevention and a “good” rating for its headlights.
These are the 30 safest vehicles for model year 2019, according to the IIHS.
Kia Niro plug-in hybrid
Subaru Impreza wagon
Lexus ES 350
BMW 5 Series
Hyundai Santa Fe
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