The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) is Australasia's leading independent vehicle safety advocate.

Through its safety rating program, ANCAP provides consumers with transparent information on the level of occupant and pedestrian protection and collision avoidance capabilities provided by different vehicle models in the most common types of serious crashes.

See how ANCAP is continually raising the bar on vehicle safety.

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Another poor performance from Great Wall disproves brand’s claims of ‘outstanding levels of safety’ for Steed

Independent vehicle safety advocate, ANCAP, has today released a concerning 2 star safety rating for the ‘all-new’ Great Wall Motors Steed. 5 star ratings have also been released for the Honda Civic, Hyundai i30 and Mercedes-Benz Marco Polo Activity. ... more

BMW 5 Series wins praise with 5 stars

The new BMW 520d has achieved the top 5 star ANCAP safety rating following completion of independent performance testing. ... more

Hyundai i20 trails the pack with 4 stars behind top performers, Audi A5, Volvo S90 and Hyundai Ioniq.

Leading independent vehicle safety advocate, the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP), today released its latest round of safety ratings covering the Australian and New Zealand markets. Top levels of safety performance were seen with the Audi A5, Volvo S90 and Hyundai Ioniq each achieving the maximum 5 star ANCAP safety ratings. Falling behind however was the New Zealand-sold Hyundai i20 achieving a 4 star ANCAP safety rating. ... more

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