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.

ANCAP recommends 5 star rated cars.

SUVs are the popular choice, but some are safer than others.

ANCAP safety ratings for three new market entrants highlight the important role of independent safety testing. The Hyundai Kona and Holden Equinox both achieved the maximum 5 star ANCAP safety rating. The MG ZS scored 4 stars. ... more

Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross achieves high scores, joining a range of brands meeting increasing safety standards.

The all new Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross arrives to the market with high safety scores, achieving the maximum 5 star ANCAP safety rating. ... more

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