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Safety specification strong with Mercedes-Benz and Peugeot’s latest models, yet room for improvement with Citroen.

Australasia’s independent vehicle safety authority, ANCAP, has released its latest round of safety ratings for a mix of new models. 5 star ANCAP safety ratings have been awarded to the Mercedes-Benz B-Class and CLA as well as the Peugeot 508. The Citroen C5 Aircross fell short at 4 stars. An updated score for the Ford Focus has also been recorded following specification enhancements and subsequent re-testing. ... more

Young Queensland drivers reminded not to be “dummies” when buying their first car.

ANCAP, Australasia's independent vehicle safety consumer advocate joined Queensland Minister for Transport & Main Roads, Mark Bailey, to encourage Queensland's young drivers and their parents to research and make safer vehicle choices when buying a first car. ... more

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