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Jeep responds to footage of Wrangler tipping over in US safety tests
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12th May 2020
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Jeep responds to footage of Wrangler tipping over in US safety tests

The new Jeep Wrangler Unlimited four-door has been filmed tipping over in two crash tests conducted by a US safety body, prompting the US car giant to issue a statement defending the vehicle's safety record.
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Susannah Guthrie
Crash test authority ANCAP wants your dash cam footage of dodgy drivers and near misses
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15th Mar 2020
2 min read

Crash test authority ANCAP wants your dash cam footage of dodgy drivers and near misses

Real-life dash cam footage will be used in a new road safety campaign later this year – and Australia’s crash test authority is asking motorists to send in footage of dodgy drivers and near misses. The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) started out comparing the crash protection of popular models but as technology has evolved it has expanded its procedures to now also test the systems designed to prevent crashes in the first place.
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Joshua Dowling
2020 Kia Seltos scores five stars in ANCAP testing
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30th Dec 2019
1 min read

2020 Kia Seltos scores five stars in ANCAP testing

The 2020 Kia Seltos has scored top marks in the final crash test of 2019 from the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) . The Seltos, which goes head-to-head with the Hyundai Kona and Mazda CX-3 in the compact SUV segment, has a five-star rating across its entire line-up.
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Scott Collie
Study shows new cars are safer than ever, but advanced tech still not mandatory in Australia
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21st Oct 2019
3 min read

Study shows new cars are safer than ever, but advanced tech still not mandatory in Australia

New cars are reaching levels of safety never seen before – as figures show the 12 month national average for road deaths has hit a five-year low. However, one of the key life-saving technologies helping drive down deaths on our roads is still not mandated in Australia.
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Joshua Dowling
Audi Q3 & Toyota Granvia get 5-star ANCAP ratings
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13th Oct 2019
2 min read

Audi Q3 & Toyota Granvia get 5-star ANCAP ratings

ANCAP has awarded five-star safety ratings for the all-new Audi Q3 and Toyota Granvia, with both vehicles hitting local showrooms this month. The headlining act is Toyota's new people mover, which is the first model in its segment to achieve a five-star result against the crash-testing firm's "latest, most stringent protocols".
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James Wong