Safest cars

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety added 11 more models to its "Top Safety Pick" list. That means they earned the best possible ratings front, side and rear impact protection and they are available with electronic stability control.

Volvo C70
Volvo C70
The C70 is a hard-top convertible made by Ford-owned Volvo of Sweden.

A hard convertible top, like the one on the C70, cannot support weight and does not offer any safety benefit as compared to a cloth top. The C70 has automatic rollbars that deploy in the event of rollover.

Audi A3



Honda Accord

Honda Element

Honda Odyssey

Hyundai Veracruz

Saturn Vue

Subaru Impreza

Toyota Highlander

Toyota Tundra

Acura MDX

Acura RDX

Audi A4

Audi A6

Ford Edge

Ford Taurus

Ford Taurus X

Hyundai Entourage

Honda CR-V

Honda Pilot

Hyundai Santa Fe

Kia Sedona

Saab 9-3

Lincoln MKX

Saab 9-3 convertible

Mercedes-Benz M-class

Mercury Sable

Subaru Tribeca

Subaru Forester

Subaru Legacy

Volvo C70

Volvo S80

Volvo XC90
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