The safety advocacy group, which performs a variety of crash tests on vehicles, added two new tests in the past year: one for improved headlights, which was included in the 2017 "Top Pick Plus" ranking, but not in the "Top Pick" results, and the new passenger-side small overlap front crash. "Manufacturers have been taking this issue seriously since we first shed light on it, and we're confident that good small overlap protection will become the norm on the passenger side, just as it has on the driver side".
They've also bumped up standards for headlights.
"Fifteen vehicles meeting these new tougher criteria for top safety pick plus is a good news story for consumers", said Lund. All but one of the seven vehicles in Subaru's 2018 lineup earn one of the awards.
"We've been doing small overlap frontal crash tests on the driver's side since 2012 and we've seen a lot of improvement on that side, but we weren't seeing that kind of improvement for passengers, said IIHS president Adrian Lund".
And just a notch below was the Forester and Crosstrek earning the Top Safety Pick award when equipped with EyeSight and LED steering responsive headlights.
While Amazon appears to be patching things up with one of its rivals, another feud is building elsewhere. Google is setting a disappointing precedent by selectively blocking customer access to an open website.
The findings come at a time when India, particularly in the north, is facing a serious crisis due to rising levels of pollution. The result of same has deteriorated lungs of many children in Delhi and the pollution levels are affecting fetuses too.
The Red Devils finished as winners of their group, with their final fixture being a 2-1 triumph over CSKA Moscow at Old Trafford. Placing five teams in the Champions League knockout rounds (nearly a third of the participants) is an outstanding feat.
As the name suggests, this is Portal using the Bridge Constructor series , which has sold millions of copies around the world. As evident by its title, the game is an official mash-up of Portal and the physics-based title, Bridge Constructor .
Just ten days before John Travolta's Gotti biopic was due to be released, Lionsgate has severed all ties with the project. There is now no word on when it will be released, other than that the December 15 date is no longer in play.
Qatar denies the accusations, and blasts the blockade as an attempt by the larger Gulf States to bully it into submission. The GCC, which was established in 1981, is a political and economic alliance of countries in the Arabian Peninsula.
Federal officials already have a criminal warrant signed by a judge in 2015 for Garcia Zarate, and he will be released to the U.S. Zarate told authorities that he specifically went to San Francisco because it was a sanctuary city.
The " Today " show also reported on Thursday that at least two more women have gone to NBC with similar complaints against Lauer. Ad buyers told Variety they're not expecting any notable ratings fluctuations once Lauer's replacement anchor has been selected.
Natural disaster of Magnitude:5.5, Occurred on:06-12-2017, 20:49:54 IST, Lat:30.4 N & Long: 79.1 E, Depth: 30 Km, Region:Distt. According to the IMD's National Seismological Centre, the quake occurred at 8:49 pm.
New map for PUBG got a name
La Cobreria is an abandoned shipping and rail yard where players will hunt for loot amid half-buried cargo containers. These aren't the only fun places to visit, of course, but you will have to discover the rest of them on your own.
Apple announces best iPad app and game of the year
Drake's More Life was the No. 1 album of the year, Apple said, while Ed Sheeran's "Shape of You " was the most listened-to song. While Google recently revealed its "top apps of 2017" section, Apple too has now announced its "Best of 2017" apps and games.
Max Hospital found guilty in newborn baby death case
Expressing concern, chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday demanded a law to "check negligence and loot" by private hospitals. Just before their last rites, the family discovered that the baby boy was breathing, the police said.
Sensex ends 67 points lower; Nifty settles at 10118
The central bank kept the economic growth forecast unchanged at 6.7 per cent for the fiscal ending March 31. Bucking the trend, SBI topped the gainers list by rising 1.92%, while Bharti Airtel gained 1.18%.
Roger Goodell receives extension from the NFL
The memo also cites the existence of a "nearly unanimous consensus" among the owners in favor of finalizing the extension now. All 32 owners unanimously granted the Compensation Committee permission in May to negotiate an extension with Goodell.
Fog in the forecast for Wednesday night
A deep upper level trough across the eastern USA will take over the weather for the foreseeable future. A cold front will move through on Wednesday , increasing our rain chances and bringing in colder air.
Pope calls for 'status quo' of Jerusalem to be respected
Trump is expected to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel on Wednesday and begin the process of relocating the U.S. He spoke of having open communication and holding talks between differing religions "and also in civil society".