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ANCAP To Merge Standards With Euro NCAP By 2018WED, 12 NOV, 2014
The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) has revealed plans to merge its standards with Euro NCAP by 2018.
New ‘Obese’ Crash Test Dummy Coming To Keep Pace With Our Growing GutsFRI, 7 NOV, 2014
US-based crash safety group Humanetics has developed a crash test dummy it hopes will improve road safety in the near future.
ANCAP Crash Safety Ratings Get ‘Date Stamps’ For Buyer ClarityMON, 1 SEP, 2014
The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) has moved to clear confusion over its star-rated safety system by adding a ‘date stamp&rs...
ANCAP Secures $2.2 Million In Federal Funding Over Two YearsWED, 21 MAY, 2014
Fears over the demise of the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) have been allayed for now, with a $2.2 million boost in federal fundin...
Tesla Model S Sedan Sets New Crash Safety Record In The USWED, 21 AUG, 2013
Tesla’s Model S has set a new record for the highest safety score ever achieved during a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (N...
The Week That Was: FBT Changes Upset Market, Megane GT220 ReviewedSUN, 21 JUL, 2013
Australian carmakers, businesses and fleet services are reeling from the Rudd government’s decision to overhaul fringe benefits tax this week.
ANCAP Crash Test Demonstration: The Future Of Five StarsFRI, 19 JUL, 2013
We’ve all seen a new car put through the rigours of crash-safety testing. The footage in slow motion, an array of strange attach...
ANCAP On Show At AIMSTUE, 9 OCT, 2012
The Australian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) will for the first time be among the exhibitors at next week’s Australian International ...
D40 Nissan Navara Scores 4 Star ANCAP ResultTUE, 14 FEB, 2012
Nissan's D40 Navara dual-cab ute has been bumped up from a 3-Star ANCAP rating to 4-Stars, with local crash testing demonstrating the improv...
ANCAP 5 Stars: 2012 Honda Civic, Hyundai VelosterFRI, 3 FEB, 2012
Two of 2012's first new cars for Australia have picked up top safety scores from the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) this we...