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Chevrolet Cobalt - Safety
... to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) the Cobalt receives an overall top score of "Good" for front collisions ... the same and consequently in structure/safety category of the IIHS's side impact test the Cobalt receives a "Marginal" score ... According to the IIHS's injury measurements taken from the side impact test the driver's torso is given a "Marginal" score ...
Insurance Institute For Highway Safety - Side Impact Test
... rig, which simulates the impact from the front end of a passenger car, the taller IIHS test rig simulates the impact of an sport utility vehicle or Pickup truck (approximately a quarter of all new cars sold ... are not part of the rating), many do not score well in the IIHS side impact test ... The IIHS assigns one the same "Good", "Acceptable", "Marginal", or "Poor" ratings to nine categories before deciding the vehicle's overall side impact score ...
Mercedes-Benz CLC-Class - W204 (2007–present) - Safety - IIHS
... IIHS moderate frontal offset score Good IIHS small frontal offset score Poor IIHS overall side crash test score Good IIHS roof strength score Good ...
BMW 5 Series (E60) - Safety
... The American Insurance Institute of Highways Safety (IIHS) gives the 5-series a "Good" overall rating in frontal collisions but a "Marginal" overall rating for side impact ... The IIHS reported their side impact test would likely cause driver related rib fractures and/or internal organ injuries ... The IIHS tests were conducted on models built after May 2007 these models had modifications to improve side impact safety ...
Insurance Institute For Highway Safety - Criticism
... The IIHS has come under scrutiny on several occasions since the 1980s over what some consider unfair bias against certain vehicle types, namely some ... Since the IIHS first-and-foremost represents the interests of the 80 insurance companies from which it receives its funding, critics such as the American ... In 1980, the IIHS helped 60 Minutes produce a report showing the Jeep CJ rolling over eight times in 435 test runs conducted by a robotic driving apparatus ...