• 07-JAN-2015

Euro NCAP's Best in Class Cars of 2014

Nissan Qashqai -Side crash test 2014 - after crash
The best performers in their size categories in EuroNCAP's 2014 tests were:

Large Family Car     Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Small Family Car     Nissan Qashqai
Small MPV        VW Golf Sportsvan
Small Off-Road 4x4    Land Rover Discovery Sport
Supermini        Skoda Fabia

Of 2014's five star cars, these are the vehicles that achieved the highest overall scores intheir respective categories. In 2014, Euro NCAP's assessments included new requirementsfor autonomous emergency braking (AEB) and put more emphasis on 'Safety Assist' –those technologies which help people to drive safely and avoid a crash.