The tested model of Holden Malibu was introduced in Australia and New Zealand in 2013. This ANCAP safety rating applies to all variants.
The left-hand-drive European model was tested by Euro NCAP. ANCAP was provided with information which showed that the Euro NCAP results apply to all Australian variants.
Dual frontal, side chest and side head airbags (curtains) are standard. Antilock brakes (ABS), electronic brake distribution (EBD) and electronic stability control (ESC) are also standard. Advanced seat belt reminders are fitted to both front seats.
A full list of safety features and technologies can be viewed within the Technical Report (see download link).