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New generation Toyota Corolla makes a leap forward in safety

23 AUGUST, 2018

Australasia’s independent authority on vehicle safety, ANCAP, has awarded Australasia’s top-selling passenger car a 5 star ANCAP safety rating following testing against the most stringent criteria.

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Takata airbag recall

1 AUGUST, 2018

A number of car recalls have been announced in Australia due to faulty front passenger and driver airbags.

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Mazda and Volvo the first to step up to increasing test standards

18 JULY, 2018

The latest independent safety assessments from vehicle safety authority, ANCAP, have demonstrated the ongoing commitment from vehicle brands to maintain 5 star standards against increasing criteria.

The Mazda CX-8 and Volvo XC40 have both achieved a 5 star ANCAP safety rating – the first models to be tested and rated by ANCAP to the latest, most stringent 2018 assessment protocols.

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Jaguar F Pace reaches 5 stars as does Kia Stringer but only its higher grade variants

13 DECEMBER, 2017

Independent safety ratings for two more models enter the ANCAP ledger this week, with a 5 star ANCAP safety rating issued to the Jaguar F-Pace and a split 3 and 5 star rating awarded to the Kia Stinger.

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SUVs are the popular choice but some are safer than others

8 DECEMBER, 2017

ANCAP safety ratings for three new market entrants highlight the important role of independent safety testing. The Hyundai Kona and Holden Equinox both achieved the maximum 5 star ANCAP safety rating. The MG ZS scored 4 stars.

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Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross achieves high scores

1 DECEMBER, 2017

The all new Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross arrives to the market with high safety scores, achieving the maximum 5 star ANCAP safety rating.

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BMW X3 provides safety for all the family

29 NOVEMBER, 2017

New mid-sized SUV, the BMW X3, enters the Australian and New Zealand markets with a 5 star ANCAP safety rating.

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New Toyota Camry scores 5 stars

21 NOVEMBER, 2017

Independent vehicle safety advocate, ANCAP, today published a 5 star safety rating for the new Toyota Camry.

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Top safety scores awarded to Volvo XC60

8 NOVEMBER, 2017

Volvo’s new XC60 mid-size SUV has been awarded the maximum 5 star ANCAP safety rating by independent vehicle safety authority, ANCAP, achieving class-leading scores in two key areas of assessment.

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Five stars continue for Chinese marques

30 OCTOBER, 2017

Two more Chinese brands have achieved the top rating from independent safety authority, ANCAP, with 5 stars awarded to the LDV T60 and Haval H2. The Honda CR-V also scores the top safety rating.

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