quote: News flash, impact crash rating are made based on testing against cars in the same class. So what if it gets 5 stars against a Yaris? It will still get -5 stars against a semi - same as the Metro.
quote: Look on youtube for the video of the Smart Fortwo in a an offset head-on crash test with a long wheelbase Mercedes S class weighing nearly 3 times what the Smart weighs. Very dramatic but shows how strong the structure of a well designed small car can be.