New Opel/Holden model gets top score
The fully-imported 2018 Holden Commodore range is set to boast a maximum five-star safety rating.
Euro NCAP, the European crash test authority has just handed the European/UK version of the car, sold as an Opel in Europe and a Vauxhall in the UK, with the top safety score.
The five-star safety rating covers both sedan and wagon body styles.
The testing found the Opel/Vauxhall/Holden offering gained a 92% rating on adult occupant protection, 85% child protection, and 78% pedestrian protection.
A score of 69% was handed to the car on its safety assist features.
Euro NCAP were particularly pleased to see the active bonnet feature and Automatic Emergency Braking system on the Insignia/Commodore.
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