Crash Test: 2008 Smart Car ForTwo
Get more info on the Smartcar http://www.autobytel.com/new-cars/smart/?id=32973 In recent Insurance Institute for Highway Safety tests, the 2008 Smart Fortwo, the smallest car for sale in the US market, earned the top rating of good for front and side crash protection. Its seat/head restraints earned the second highest rating of acceptable for protection against whiplash in rear impacts. Smart Fortwo is classified a microcar, meaning it's smaller even than minicars. Weighing about 1,800 pounds, the Smart is more than 3 feet shorter and almost 700 pounds lighter than a Mini Cooper.
Bumper Crash Test: 1981 Ford Escort
Go to MYRIDE.COM for more car videos. Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Bumper Performance in Low-Speed Crash Tests: 1981 Ford Escort.
Bumper Crash Test: '07 Volkswagen Passat
Go to MYRIDE.COM for more car videos. Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Bumper Performance in Low-Speed Crash Tests: 2007 Volkswagen Passat.
Crash Test: 2007 Saab 9-3
Go to http://www.autobytel.com/car-videos/?id=32973 for more car videos. Insurance Institute for Highway Bumper Crash Test: 2007 Saab 9-3 Front Full: ,476 Front Corner: ,076 Rear Full: ,722 Rear Corner: 69 Total Damage in 4 Tests: ,243 The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety is an independent, nonprofit, scientific and educational organization dedicated to reducing the losses -- deaths, injuries, and property damage -- from crashes on the nations highways. The Institute is wholly supported by auto insurers. For more information about this crash test video visit: www.iihs.org.