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GM’s Cruise on Top in Consumer Reports Safety Ratings of Driving Assistance Systems

General Motors Co.’s Super Cruise once again edged Tesla’s Autopilot in an evaluation of 17 vehicles equipped with active driving assistance systems (ADAS) by Consumer Reports, the testing organization said on Wednesday. A Tesla Model Y fitted with Autopilot finished …

Insurance Safety Group Cites 63 Vehicles as Top Safety Picks

Nearly 50 vehicles meet tougher criteria for 2016 to take home the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s Top Safety Pick+ (Plus) award, earning good ratings in all five IIHS crashworthiness evaluations and an advanced or higher rating for front crash …

Some Midsize SUVs Do Poorly on Front Overlap Crash Test

Three more midsize SUVs achieved good or acceptable ratings from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety in the latest round of small overlap front crash testing. However many models, including three newly-rated SUVs from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and one from …