Looking for the top 3 safest cars of 2018, then here you have it. In this post we are going to be listing the best cars in terms of safety for this year.
This list is based on the latest release by the European car safety organisation Euro NCAP. They came up with the list after testing and crashing more than two dozens of cars into poles and walls to know how safe they are during collisions.
All the cars tested were scored over 5 based on how they fared in four areas of assessment such as the Adult Occupant, Child Occupant, Pedestrian and Safety Assist .
The three cars that scored highest within their segments in 2018 are the Mercedes-Benz A-Class in the Small Family Cars category, the Smart Lexus ES in the Large Family Car category and the Hyundai Nexo in the Large Off-Roaders category.
European car safety organisation Euro NCAP list of safest cars 2018
1. Hyundai Nexo
The South Korean-made Hyundai Nexo scored the highest in the Large Off-roaders category.
2. Lexus ES
Lexus ES was the best in the category of large family cars and also in the Hybrid & Electric cars category . The 2019 Japan-only version of the Lexus ES is also the first production car to use digital Cameras instead of the normal Side Mirrors.
3. Mercedes-Benz A-Class
The 5 star Mercedes A-Class is the safest Small Family Car and the Safest car of the year