IIHS Gives Top 10 Safest Cars to Drive

Last Wednesday we brought you the top 10 most dangerous vehicles by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). This Wednesday, we bring you the top 10 safest vehicles!

Safest Small Car – Mazda 3
Safest Midsize Moderately Priced Car – Honda Accord
Safest Large Luxury Car #1 – Acura RLX
Safest Large Luxury Car #2 – Volvo S80
Safest Midsize Luxury / Near Luxury Car – Volvo S60
Safest Midsize Luxury SUV #1 – Acura MDX
Safest Midsize Luxury SUV #2 – Mercedes-Benz M Class
Safest Midsize Luxury SUV #3 – Volvo XC60
Safest Small SUV #1 – Subaru Forester
Safest Small SUV #2 – Mitsubishi Outlander

The ten vehicles listed were taken from the list of 22 vehicles that earned the the Top Safety Pick Plus (TSP+) from the IIHS for 2014 and divided by category. All vehicles earned the highest possible rating for both crash protection performance and available front crash avoidance technology.