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Hyundai Sonata holds the punch perfectly
Hyundai Sonata holds the punch perfectly

China’s C-NCAP committee has reviewed the safety of the eighth generation Hyundai Sonata sedan (DN8). The car received an 88.3% rating, which corresponds to a five-star rating. Experts gave the South Korean model 90.64% for passenger safety, 65.57% for injury safety for pedestrians and 100% for preventive systems. C-NCAP praised the Sonata’s handling of frontal… More

Hyundai Getz’s Retro Crash Test
Hyundai Getz’s Retro Crash Test

The German organization Dekra has carried out a crash test of an 18-year-old Hyundai Getz with a mileage of 270 thousand kilometers. The experts decided to check the reliability of a car that has been in operation for a long time, as well as evaluate the operation of safety systems, namely airbags and belts. They… More

Renault’s most budget cross tested for durability
Renault’s most budget cross tested for durability

Global NCAP has posted a video of the Renault Triber crash test on its YouTube channel. Global NCAP has repeatedly asked car manufacturers to improve the safety of cars sold in emerging markets. And the requests of Global NCAP were heard, at least by Renault. Renault Triber cross-wagon, which is sold in India, took part… More

New Genesis tested for durability (video)
New Genesis tested for durability (video)

European independent organization Euro NCAP has published the results of new crash tests, in which five cars took part. So, engineers checked the safety of two Genesis models (premium Hyundai brand), Citroen C4, as well as BMW 4-Series coupe and convertible. Thus, the new generation Genesis G80 business sedan earned the highest rating (five stars)…. More

The new KIA Carnival knows how to hold the punch!
The new KIA Carnival knows how to hold the punch!

To prove its passive safety, the new Korean van had to endure six tests at once. From a classic frontal impact and collision with a pole to bench tests of seats and a staged accident with a pedestrian at a speed of 40 km / h. Already in the “database” KIA Carnival, which the Koreans… More

How the $460,000 supercar was smashed (video)
How the $460,000 supercar was smashed (video)

Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus (SCG), owned by American entrepreneur James Glickenhaus, is preparing for the premiere of the 004C supercar. So, the novelty has already passed crash tests, videos from which were posted on YouTube. During the crash test, the front of the car was completely broken. However, The Drive claims that this supercar can still… More

How to save on crash tests? Smash the supercar against the wall
How to save on crash tests? Smash the supercar against the wall

Getting a serial supercar up and running is not easy, especially for niche brands like SCG. The manufacturer has already sold the first batch of 25 004S units, but more copies will have to be assembled – they will be broken in crash tests. Imagine what would happen if the security test failed? The brand… More

Ford Bronco Sport received a high safety rating
Ford Bronco Sport received a high safety rating

The IIHS has praised the standard safety technology and headlights of the American Ford Bronco Sport SUV. The 2021 Ford Bronco Sport SUV was able to earn the Top Safety Pick + from the IIHS (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety). The new SUV has successfully passed the crash test, getting good results (maximum possible score)… More

How safe is KIA Seltos?
How safe is KIA Seltos?

The KIA KX3 crossover, also known as Seltos, showed an excellent result in the C-NCAP tests, outperforming its competitors by an order of magnitude. The tests took place in China. The C-NCAP methodology provides for a displaced impact at a speed of 64 km / h, that is, this test is the same as the… More

Video from the failed crash test of the new Logan and Sandero Stepway
Video from the failed crash test of the new Logan and Sandero Stepway

Euro NCAP has published a video of the new generation Dacia / Renault Logan and Sandero Stepway crash tests conducted on the eve of the crash tests. Both vehicles received identical unsatisfactory safety ratings. During the Euro NCAP crash tests, the new Logan and Sandero Stepway experienced a direct frontal impact, as well as a… More