What Cars Are Known for Being the Safest?


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The Audi A6, Chevrolet Trax, Nissan Sentra, and Volvo S60 are some of the safest cars as of 2015. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety is the primary company that gives safety ratings.

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The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety rates the Audi A6 as "good" on all of its crash tests, including the broader front and side crash and roof-strengthening rollover crashes. The Chevrolet Trax also received "good" ratings, partly due to its side and knee airbags during collision testing.

The Nissan Sentra received a "good" rating due to the fact that the side curtain airbags kept both driver and passenger heads protected. The Volvo S60 has a five-star rating from the federal government and also received a "good" rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

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