2015 Mitsubishi Triton scores 5 star ancap rating
16 Apr 2015

2015 Mitsubishi Triton gets 5 stars, BMW and MINI fall short

ANCAP has awarded the 2015 Mitsubishi Triton with a five-star rating, which sees the all-new ute rise from its predecessor’s four-star rating.

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ANCAP awards Ford Mondeo, Toyota Prius V and Lexus NX with 5 stars
18 Mar 2015

5 stars for 2015 Ford Mondeo, Toyota Prius V and Lexus NX

ANCAP has awarded the 2015 Ford Mondeo (launching in May), Toyota Prius V and Lexus NX which was launched last year with 5 star ratings.

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ANCAP gives Suzuki Celerio 4 stars, Hyundai Sonata gets 5
05 Feb 2015

ANCAP rates 2015 Hyundai Sonata and Suzuki Celerio

Despite a delayed launch in Australia due to a brake issue, ANCAP has given the 2015 Suzuki Celerio a 4 star rating, while the Sonata scored 5 stars.

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2015 Honda Jazz gets 5 star ANCAP rating
27 Jan 2015

2015 Honda Jazz scores 5 star ANCAP rating

The 2015 Honda Jazz has scored a 5 star ANCAP rating as a result of crash test data sharing across ANCAP and the recently formed ASEAN NCAP.

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5 star ANCAP rating for 2015 Subaru Outback and Liberty
11 Dec 2014

5 Star ANCAP for 2015 Subaru Outback and Liberty

Following its recent five-star rating in JNCAP, the 2015 Subaru Outback and Subaru Liberty have been awarded a five-star ANCAP safety rating.

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ANCAP to align with Euro NCAP from 2018
12 Nov 2014

ANCAP to align with Euro NCAP from 2018

ANCAP has announced it’s entering a transition period and by 2018 will be aligned in its testing and protocols with Euro NCAP.

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obese crash test dummy introduced
03 Nov 2014

Obese crash test dummy introduced

Crash test dummy maker, Humaetics, has produced an obese crash test dummy to “make cars safer for everyone”.

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Honda Accord gets five star ANCAP rating
15 Oct 2014

ANCAP awards Honda Accord five stars

ANCAP praises Honda Accord design changes in a raft of five star ratings, but is critical of Nissan for omitting Autonomous Emergency Braking from the Nissan X-Trail in Australia.

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ANCAP awards Jeep Patriot five stars, slams Great wall v200
23 Sep 2014

ANCAP gives Jeep Patriot 5 stars, slams Great Wall V200

ANCAP has announced its latest round of test results awarding the 2014 Jeep Patriot a five-star rating, but has slammed the Great Wall V200 4×4 giving it a three-star rating only.

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ANCAP adds datestamps to ratings logo
01 Sep 2014

ANCAP adds datestamps to safety rating

ANCAP has announced a new initiative to add datestamps to its ANCAP safety rating logos to signify the year in which the vehicle was rated.

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19 Aug 2014

ANCAP announces 5 star rating: VW Polo, Lexus CT200h & IS

ANCAP awards Volkswagen Polo and Lexus CT200h and IS with 5 star safety rating, but is critical of key safety tech not being available on entry-level models.

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Nissan Qashqai scores five stars ANCAP
14 Jul 2014

ANCAP: five stars for Nissan Qashqai

The Nissan Qashqai small SUV and Mercedes-Benz C-Class have been awarded a five-star ANCAP crash safety rating while Ssangyong Stavic received only a four-star rating.

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28 May 2014

2014 Jeep Cherokee gets 5 stars

ANCAP has today awarded the Jeep Cherokee, Skoda Rapid, Honda Odyssey and Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid with five-star crash safety ratings. It’s Jeep’s first ever five-star ANCAP rating.

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Tata Xenon 4x2 scores 2 star ANCAP rating
21 Mar 2014

ANCAP awards Tata Xenon 2 stars

The Tata Xenon 4×2, a recent arrival on the Australian market, has been awarded a two-star ANCAP crash safety rating due, ANCAP says, to the lack of electronic stability control.

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The new Mazda3 gets a five-star ANCAP rating
07 Mar 2014

Mazda3 achieves five star ANCAP safety rating

New Mazda3 achieves five-star ANCAP safety rating, but doesn’t get unqualified endorsement, and we wonder why UK Mazda3 models get standard AEB and Aussie models don’t?

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