ANCAP

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...

2020 Toyota HiAce scores 5-star ANCAP, Jeep Wrangler gets 1 star

May 28, 2019

Some interesting scores have come out of ANCAP’s latest round of testing and crash test analysis, with the 2020 Toyota HiAce impressing with five stars, while the new Jeep Wrangler receives a dismal one-star score....

2019 Subaru Forester scores 5-star ANCAP safety rating

Mar 15, 2019

The 2019 Subaru Forester has just undergone crash testing in ANCAP’s latest round of product analysis, and it has come out the other side with a five-star safety rating. Subaru Australia introduced the new Forester...

2019 Suzuki Jimny scores 3-star ANCAP safety rating

Jan 24, 2019

The all-new 2019 Suzuki Jimny officially goes on sale in Australia this Saturday. But, interested punters, beware, ANCAP has just finished analysing standard crash test data performed by Euro NCAP for the plucky off-roader, and...

Lexus ES 300h, Mazda6, Mercedes A-Class get 5-star ANCAP rating

Oct 24, 2018

A range of new vehicles recently hitting the Australian market have been awarded the full five-star ANCAP safety rating, following analysis of crash test data passed over from Euro NCAP. Cars include the 2018 Mazda6,...

Alfa Romeo Giulia & Stelvio receive 5-star ANCAP safety rating

May 21, 2018

Although rated five stars for safety by the Euro NCAP division, the Alfa Romeo Giulia and Stelvio have just been awarded the full five-star seal of approval by the local ANCAP team as well. The...

Jaguar F-Pace awarded 5-star ANCAP safety rating

Dec 13, 2017

Despite being on sale here in Australia for over a year now, the Jaguar F-Pace has only just been tested for its safety by the Euro NCAP division. The results have been assessed locally and...

2017 Mazda CX-5, Mercedes C-Class cabrio score 5-star ANCAP safety

Sep 07, 2017

In the latest round of crash testing by ANCAP both the new Mazda CX-5 and the Mercedes-Benz C-Class cabriolet have been given the full five-star seal of approval. Meanwhile the cute little Kia Picanto, recently...

2017 Holden Astra receives 5-star ANCAP safety rating

Nov 08, 2016

The all-new Holden Astra will hit the market very soon, and it’s good to know ANCAP has done its thing to make sure it passes its stringent crash tests. ANCAP gave it the full five...