The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has just awarded its TOP SAFETY PICK award to the Mercedes R class SUV and the Lincoln MKZ a midsize luxury car. The Top Safety Pick award was given to 2009 R class models built after September 2008 and 2010 MKZ models.
The Top Safety Pick award is only given to vehicles which have the highest rating of good in front, side, and rear crash tests and they must also be equipped with electronic stability control
The IIHS sets their Top Safety Pick standards high to encourage continued safety improvements.
This information is provided by Washington Injury Attorney blog, a service of The Farber Law Group. We represent people who have been seriously injured in auto accidents and the families of those killed.