FORD TAURUS, PICKUP AND GM SATURN GET TOP CRASH-TEST MARKS

Ford Motor Company's Ford Taurus four-door car, its Ford F-150 extended-cab pickup truck, and General Motors Corporation's Saturn SL four-door all received highest National Highway Traffic Safety Administration crash ratings in a recent batch of 2000-model tests. Front crashes were into a fixed barrier at 35 mph (24 kph), while side crash tests involved angling a deformable barrier into the side of the vehicle at 38.5 mph (62 kph).

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  • Pagination: p. 7
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  • Accession Number: 00793955
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 7 2000 12:00AM