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Blinded by the (lack of) light: IIHS finds small-SUV headlights sadly deficient

Of 21 small crossovers tested, not a single one earned the safety group's Good rating.

By July 12, 2016


IIHS to consider passenger-side small-overlap test after crossovers fail to protect

Because why add expensive reinforcement if safety watchdogs aren't testing for it?

By June 24, 2016


Crash-test dummies: Muscle cars not that hot in IIHS testing

While not a single vehicle earned the group's Top Safety Pick rating, the Camaro and Mustang were close in different ways.

By May 24, 2016


IIHS claims raising speed limits cost 33,000 lives over two decades

Following that logic to its extreme conclusion, the group would prefer we never move at all.

By April 13, 2016


Ford walks away the winner in new IIHS pickup crash tests

Only the 2016 Ford F-150 earned the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's Top Safety Pick recommendation, besting several other competitors.

By April 11, 2016


The IIHS probably thinks your car's headlights suck

In the first ranking of its kind, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety puts mid-size sedan headlights to the test, and the results are surprising...in a bad way.

By March 30, 2016


AutoComplete for July 12, 2016: Your small crossover headlights are probably terrible

The IIHS tests small SUV headlights, and no one's a winner. Plus, Lyft expands its GM rental program and Tesla comes under SEC scrutiny.

By July 12, 2016


Automatic-braking study proves it's massively beneficial

The IIHS' first in-depth look at this type of system shows that it's reducing collisions and cutting down on related injuries.

By January 28, 2016


IIHS names 13 safest cars

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety rounds up its testing of 2013 model cars, finding 13 that meet its highest criteria for safety.

By January 2, 2013


Smarter Driver: New thinking on driver distraction

Brian Cooley runs down new research by the IIHS and Virginia Tech Transportation Institute on driver distraction and what causes it.

By November 24, 2014