ANCAP

2020 Ford Puma scores 5-star ANCAP safety rating (video)

Sep 24, 2020

The incoming 2020 Ford Puma compact SUV has just been awarded the full five-star ANCAP safety rating just ahead of its local market arrival, scheduled for late September. Ford Australia says the new model is...

2021 Isuzu D-Max awarded 5-star ANCAP safety rating (video)

Sep 16, 2020

ANCAP has handed out a five-star safety rating for the just-launched 2021 Isuzu D-Max, making it the first locally-tested vehicle under the latest testing protocols. Isuzu only launched the new model earlier this month, but...

2021 Nissan Juke ANCAP crash test

2020 Nissan Juke scores 5-star ANCAP safety rating

May 08, 2020

The all-new 2021 Nissan Juke has received a five-star ANCAP safety rating ahead of its official local launch. The quirky small SUV was crash tested by the Euro NCAP division and the results have been...

Audi e-tron - 5 Star ANCAP Safety rating

Audi e-tron scores 5-star ANCAP safety rating

Apr 23, 2020

The new Audi e-tron, which has only just arrived in Australia, has been crash tested in Europe by NCAP and now our local ANCAP authority has assessed the results, while considering local specification, and given...

2020 Mazda CX-30 awarded 5-star ANCAP safety rating

Jan 31, 2020

Mazda’s all-new CX-30 small SUV has just landed in Australia, and ANCAP has already analysed crash test data handed over from the Euro NCAP division, and given the full five-star seal of approval. It scored...

Kia Seltos scores 5-star ANCAP safety rating

Dec 30, 2019

The Kia Seltos has been awarded the full five-star ANCAP safety rating, following recent crash tests conducted locally. All variants receive the top score. Kia Australia launched the beaut new Seltos in October. But up...

2020 Jeep Wrangler update adds AEB, ANCAP rating now 3 stars

Dec 19, 2019

Jeep has applied some updates to its Wrangler range to help improve safety. The changes see an increase in its ANCAP rating, jumping from just 1 star to a more reasonable 3-star safety rating. Coinciding...

Tesla Model X, Audi A7, Q8, MG HS get 5-star ANCAP rating

Dec 18, 2019

ANCAP has handed out its last safety assessment results for the year, with the Tesla Model X, Audi A7 and Q8, and MG HS all given the full five-star rating. Meanwhile, unfortunately, the Hyundai Venue...

Hyundai Kona Electric earns 5-star ANCAP safety, first EV crash tested

Oct 29, 2019

The Hyundai Kona Electric has just been awarded the full five-star safety rating after ANCAP performed its first-ever local crash tests on an electric vehicle. This follows recent crash testing of the NEXO by the...

Tesla Model 3, Audi A6 earn 5-star ANCAP safety rating

Jul 30, 2019

ANCAP has completed its latest round of testing, with both the Tesla Model 3 and new Audi A6 receiving the full five-star safety rating. Starting with the Tesla. The score was compiled after analysing crash...

Updated Toyota HiLux passes tougher 5-star ANCAP safety

Jul 25, 2019

Toyota made some updates for the 2019 HiLux range which included the introduction of a string of safety technologies. As such, Toyota Australia was eager to find out how the update shaped up in ANCAP...

2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE, G-Class awarded 5-star ANCAP, Tesla Model 3 under assessment

Jul 04, 2019

In ANCAP’s latest round of crash test data analysis, the new Mercedes-Benz GLE and G-Class SUVs have been awarded the full five-star rating. Both models impressed with good occupant protection. Using Euro NCAP’s crash test...