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Small car - Subaru Impreza
While brands like Volvo get a lot of attention for safety, the excellent crash-test scores of brands like Subaru often get overlooked.

Like Honda and its luxury brand, Acura, Subaru has at least one Top Safety Pick in each category in which it competes.

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Last updated November 25 2008: 9:42 AM ET
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