Tag: Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

Bragging Rights: Audi E-Tron Becomes First EV to Pick Up IIHS Top Safety Pick+ Award

<img data-attachment-id="1685038" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-audi-e-tron-iihs-crash-test-e1565902397383.png" data-orig-size="879,554" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2019 audi e-tron iihs crash test" data-image-description=" IIHS ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-audi-e-tron-iihs-crash-test-e1565902397383-450×284.png” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-audi-e-tron-iihs-crash-test-e1565902397383-610×384.png” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1685038″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-audi-e-tron-iihs-crash-test-e1565902397383-610×384.png” alt width=”610″ height=”384″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-audi-e-tron-iihs-crash-test-e1565902397383-610×384.png 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-audi-e-tron-iihs-crash-test-e1565902397383-75×47.png 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-audi-e-tron-iihs-crash-test-e1565902397383-450×284.png 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-audi-e-tron-iihs-crash-test-e1565902397383-768×484.png 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-audi-e-tron-iihs-crash-test-e1565902397383-120×76.png 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-audi-e-tron-iihs-crash-test-e1565902397383.png 879w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Audi’s E-Tron has become the first battery electric vehicle to receive the coveted Insurance […]

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Survey Suggests Most Motorists Dig Advanced Driving Aids

<img data-attachment-id="1679250" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/TSS_2_0_PCS_bicycle_A6FC3C3F6C891651FE65E98A03B9B02EBC8FF5C9-e1561572066922.jpg" data-orig-size="1727,1047" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="TSS_2_0_PCS_bicycle_A6FC3C3F6C891651FE65E98A03B9B02EBC8FF5C9" data-image-description=" toyota ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/TSS_2_0_PCS_bicycle_A6FC3C3F6C891651FE65E98A03B9B02EBC8FF5C9-e1561572066922-450×273.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/TSS_2_0_PCS_bicycle_A6FC3C3F6C891651FE65E98A03B9B02EBC8FF5C9-e1561572066922-610×370.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1679250″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/TSS_2_0_PCS_bicycle_A6FC3C3F6C891651FE65E98A03B9B02EBC8FF5C9-e1561572066922-610×370.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”370″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/TSS_2_0_PCS_bicycle_A6FC3C3F6C891651FE65E98A03B9B02EBC8FF5C9-e1561572066922-610×370.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/TSS_2_0_PCS_bicycle_A6FC3C3F6C891651FE65E98A03B9B02EBC8FF5C9-e1561572066922-75×45.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/TSS_2_0_PCS_bicycle_A6FC3C3F6C891651FE65E98A03B9B02EBC8FF5C9-e1561572066922-450×273.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/TSS_2_0_PCS_bicycle_A6FC3C3F6C891651FE65E98A03B9B02EBC8FF5C9-e1561572066922-768×466.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/TSS_2_0_PCS_bicycle_A6FC3C3F6C891651FE65E98A03B9B02EBC8FF5C9-e1561572066922-120×73.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> A survey released by Consumer Reports this week indicated that a majority of motorists (57 percent) believed that the advanced driving […]

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Some Drivers Still Oblivious About Automated Systems, IIHS Faults the Name Game

<img data-attachment-id="1678478" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="sleeping while driving, sleeping at the wheel" data-image-description=" metamorworks/shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1678478″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_652818520.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Many consumers continue to misunderstand the driver-assistance technologies being placed in modern vehicles, according […]

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The Safest Place in a Car Crash Isn’t the Back Seat Anymore

For decades it was a given that the back seat of a car is the safest place in a crash. But that’s no longer certain, as advances in seatbelt technology up front have been slow to jump to the back seat. Safety researchers now have new recommendations about what to buy and where to sit, […]

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