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The 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4×4 Is 5 Star Safe

By   November 29, 2016

2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4x4

2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4×4

If you want a vehicle that you can have some off-road fun, but is safe enough to carry the family, then the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4×4 should be on your list. The latest four-wheel drive version of the Grand Cherokee managed to earn a five star crash test rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The 4×4 model has managed a five star rating since the later 2014 model (the earlier model only managed a four star rating).

To test a vehicle’s crashworthiness the NHTSA tests include front collision with another vehicle, side impact with another vehicle and side impact with a pole. Overall the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee managed a five star rating.

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Is The Mazda MX-5 Miata A Safe Car?

By   November 8, 2015

Mazda MX-5 Miata

Mazda MX-5 Miata

When shopping for a sports car safety doesn’t enter most people’s minds. That is until you get in an accident or are trying to talk your significant other into letting you purchase one.

Often when you tell people you want to buy a roadster like a Mazda MX-5 Miata, they will tell you it isn’t practical or safe. As far as practicality, that depends on your automotive needs, but safety we can be proven.

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