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.

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Ford Mustang scores concerning 2 star safety rating

Leading independent vehicle safety advocate, the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP), today released a much anticipated safety rating for the high-selling and iconic sports car, the Ford Mustang. The Mustang scored a 2 star ANCAP safety rating. ... more

New medium SUV from MG scores a 4 star rating. Toyota Avensis for NZ scores 5.

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP), Australasia’s leading independent vehicle safety advocate, today published safety ratings for the MG GS medium SUV and Toyota Avensis wagon. ... more

Road Safety Champion retires following more than two decades of dedication to saving lives on Australasia’s roads

Inaugural Chairman and tireless road safety campaigner, Lauchlan McIntosh AM, will this week retire from the ANCAP Board of Directors after more than 20 years. ... more

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