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Browsing the "IIHS" Tag

EV Safety Benefits — Crumple Zones, Rollover Results, Vehicle Control

December 30th, 2018 | by Zachary Shahan

In this section of our report "The EV Safety Advantage," we roll through a handful of clear EV safety benefits, which help to explain electric cars' better performance in the case of accidents and subsequent insurance claims. We also throw in more safety ratings and charts


Electric & Hybrid Cars Have Better IIHS Safety Ratings Than Gasmobiles

December 30th, 2018 | by Zachary Shahan

Earlier this year, we published a free report on EV safety, The EV Safety Advantage. As we approach the end of the year, we're publishing sections of that report as articles here on CleanTechnica. In this section of the report, 7 charts help to show that plug-in electric vehicles and hybrids score significantly better in IIHS safety ratings


Tesla Model 3 & Model S Have Mixed Results In IIHS Tests

August 8th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley

In real-world driving tests conducted by IIHS, the Tesla Model 3 and Model S were the only cars in the group that failed to slow enough during automatic emergency braking to avoid hitting a stationary car in the road. But in other tests, they outperformed the competition.


Tesla Stock Drops On Production Worries, Crash Test Woes

July 6th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley

Tesla stock has dropped dramatically from its all time high a few weeks ago. Lower delivery totals are part of that decline as analysts recalibrate their crystal balls in advance of the start of Model 3 production.



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