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ANCAP 2015-16 Summary | 49 Ratings Cover 29 Percent Of The New Car Market

FRI, 21 OCT, 2016

Despite the winding down of local manufacturing – which was the prime reason why it was created – the local version of international sa...

Kia Picanto Retains 5-Star ANCAP Rating But Audit Finds Increased Injury Risk

SAT, 1 OCT, 2016

Kia’s Picanto city car launched in Australia this year with the maximum 5-star safety rating from the Australasian New Car Assessment Program...

5-Star ANCAP Score Awarded To Infiniti Q30 Ahead Of Release

MON, 1 AUG, 2016

The 2016 Infiniti Q30 hatch hasn’t yet made its local debut, but in the leadup to the premium small car’s arrival ANCAP has awarded the...

Hyundai Elantra and Kia Picanto Net 5-Star ANCAP Safety Ratings

WED, 4 MAY, 2016

The latest round of ANCAP test results have arrived, and the good news for small and micro car buys is that both the Hyundai Elantra and Kia Picant...

ANCAP Awards 5-Star Ratings To Jaguar XE and Mercedes-Benz GLC, Applauds Pedestrian Protection

MON, 25 JAN, 2016

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP)  has awarded two 5-Star results this week, one for the Mercedes-Benz GLC SUV and the other...

Volvo XC90 Declared Safest Car Of 2015 By Euro NCAP - Top Marks Also For Jaguar Infiniti Mercedes-Benz And More

WED, 20 JAN, 2016

Volvo’s XC90 SUV has topped the safety charts for all cars tested in 2015 by the European New Car Assessment Program, Euro NCAP.

ANCAP To Merge Standards With Euro NCAP By 2018

WED, 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 Guts

FRI, 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 Clarity

MON, 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 Years

WED, 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...



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