IIHS awards 15 cars with 2018 top safety rating - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

IIHS awards 15 cars with 2018 top safety rating

(Source: IIHS) (Source: IIHS)
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety released its list of the safest vehicles for 2018. This year, the criteria to earn a top grade was more difficult for automakers.

The agency tests vehicles to determine how well the vehicle protects its occupants in a crash and rates cars for crash prevention.

Only 15 vehicles qualified for the 2018 Top Safety Pick+, which is a drop from last year's results.

  • 2018 Kia Forte
  • 2018 Kia Soul
  • 2018 Subaru Impreza
  • 2018 Subaru WRX
  • 2018 Subaru Legacy
  • 2018 Subaru Outback
  • 2018 Toyota Camry
  • 2018 BMW 5 series
  • 2018 Genesis G80
  • 2018 Genesis G90
  • 2018 Lincoln Continental
  • 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
  • 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe
  • 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport
  • 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC

Click here for a complete list of results from the IIHS safety tests.

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