Driving at night shouldn’t be considered a shot in the dark especially now that the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety released its 2017 Top Safety Pick + award winners that were largely set apart by meeting tougher headlight standards.
Toyota/Lexus leads manufacturers with nine 2017 Top Safety Pick + winners, including the updated Toyota Corolla, while Honda and its Acura division pick up five Top Safety Pick + awards.
While 38 vehicles achieved the top spots, another 44 vehicles were named Top Safety Picks. However, to get the “plus” ranking, the new vehicles must offer state-of-the-art protection for people in crashes, along with features that help drivers avoid crashes in the first place. (more…)