Insurance Institute of Highway Safety: Subaru, Ford Among Safest Cars of 2010

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The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety released its annual list of the safest cars for the upcoming year. This year’s list, for 2010 models, highlights Subaru, Ford, and Volkswagen cars. The Triangle Business Journal has more:

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety released its top safety picks among 2010 model year vehicles, and the results might have Subaru, Ford and Volkswagen/Audi dealers gearing up for sales spikes in coming months.

The winners (as quoted from the article):

Large cars
Buick LaCrosse
Ford Taurus
Lincoln MKS
Volvo S80

Midsize cars
Audi A3
Chevrolet Malibu built after October 2009
Chrysler Sebring 4-door
Dodge Avenger
Mercedes C class
Subaru Legacy
Subaru Outback
Volkswagen Jetta sedan
Volkswagen Passat sedan
Volvo C30

Small cars
Honda Civic 4-door models (except Si)
Kia Soul
Nissan Cube
Subaru Impreza except WRX
Volkswagen Golf 4-door

Midsize SUVs
Dodge Journey
Subaru Tribeca
Volvo XC60
Volvo XC90

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Small SUVs
Honda Element
Jeep Patriot
Subaru Forester
Volkswagen Tiguan

  • subarurcr

    That looks like a jeep patriot or a dodge nitro in the picture. scary