IIHS Names Top Safety Picks For 2015

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Here are all thirty-three, complete with pricing and current incentives.

We know what you're probably thinking: aren't all cars, trucks and crossovers safe? The short answer is, yes. They wouldn't be available for sale if they weren't. But like everything, some are always going to be better than others. And today, the well-respected Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has named their Top Safety Picks for 2015.

*Note: TSP+ = Top Safety Pick +, which is the highest rating issued by the agency.

And out of 400+ models, only thirty-three made the list. Here they are:

Honda Fit

Ultra Compact Cars

2015 Chevrolet Spark

2015 Honda Fit

Subaru WRX

Small Cars

2015 Lexus CT 200h (TSP+)

2015 Mazda 3 (TSP+)

2015 Subaru Impreza (TSP+)

2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek (TSP+)

2015 Toyota Prius (TSP+)

2015 Chevrolet Volt

2015 Dodge Dart

2015 Ford C-Max Hybrid

2014 Ford Focus

2015 Honda Civic Coupe

2015 Honda Civic Sedan

2015 Hyundai Elantra Sedan

2015 Kia Soul

2015 Mini Countryman

2015 Mitsubishi Lancer

2015 Scion FR-S

2015 Scion tC

2015 Subaru BRZ

2015 Subaru WRX

2015 Volkswagen Golf (4-dr)

2015 Volkswagen GTI (4-dr)

Honda Accord

Midsize Cars

2015 Chrysler 200 (TSP+)

2015 Mazda 6 (TSP+)

2015 Subaru Legacy (TSP+)

Subaru Outback (TSP+)

2015 Toyota Camry (TSP+)

2015 Toyota Prius V (TSP+)

2015 Chevrolet Malibu

2015 Ford Fusion

2015 Honda Accord Coupe

2015 Honda Accord Sedan

2015 Hyundai Sonata

2015 Kia Optima

2015 Nissan Altima

2015 Volkswagen Jetta

2015 Volkswagen Passat

Lincoln MKZ

Midsize Luxury Cars

2015 Lincoln MKZ

Toyota Avalon

Large Family Cars

2015 Toyota Avalon (TSP+)

Lexus RC 350

Large Luxury Cars

2015 Acura RLX (TSP+)

2015 Hyundai Genesis (TSP+)

2015 Infiniti Q70 (except V-8 AWD) (TSP+)

2015 Lexus RC 350 (TSP+)

2015 Mercedes-Benz E-Class (TSP+)

2015 Volvo S80 (TSP+)

Mazda CX-5

Small SUVs

2015 Honda CR-V (TSP+)

2015 Mazda CX-5 (TSP+)

2015 Mitsubishi Outlander (TSP+)

2015 Subaru Forester (TSP+)

2015 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

2015 Nissan Rogue

2015 Toyota RAV4

Toyota Highlander

Midsize SUVs

2015 Toyota Highlander (TSP+)

2015 Chevrolet Equinox

2015 GMC Terrain

2015 Nissan Pathfinder

Acura MDX

Midsize Luxury SUVs

2015 Acura MDX (TSP+)

2015 Lexus NX (TSP+)

2015 Mercedes-Benz M-Class (TSP+)

2015 Volvo XC60 (TSP+)

2015 Infiniti QX60

Toyota Sienna

Minivans

2015 Toyota Sienna (TSP+)

2015 Honda Odyssey

2015 Kia Sedona

, Automotive Editor

Armaan Almeida no longer works for CarsDirect. He was an Automotive Editor who produced buying guides and sneak previews, in addition to publishing daily news stories and tracking monthly deals, incentives and pricing trends from Toyota, Nissan and Lexus.

 

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