Volvo S60 Earns Top Rating of "Good" in IIHS' New Crash Test
Volvo Cars of North America, LLC
Aug 14, 2012 - 8:00:46 AM
ROCKLEIGH, N.J. (Aug. 14, 2012) -- The 2012 Volvo S60 earned a top rating of "good" in the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's (IIHS) new small overlap frontal crash test, making it the highest-rated European luxury vehicle among those tested. The Volvo S60 was rated higher than the Infiniti G, BMW 3 Series, Acura TSX, Audi A4, Mercedes C-Class and the Lexus IS 250 / 350. The Acura TL was the only other vehicle to earn a "good" rating.
"When we decided to build a world-class sports sedan we made sure it was a great Volvo first and foremost," said John Maloney, president and CEO of Volvo Cars of North America. "We set the benchmark on safety, and we continue to lead the crowd."
The IIHS news release is located under the "additional information" tab.
To view the 2012 Volvo S60 small overlap test video, click the video below: