Car owners want a vehicle to keep them safe in an accident. Driving on San Antonio’s busy roads means with more vehicles car accident likelihood increases. Due to this, there is a resource to find safe vehicles. Each year, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) announces the cars for its Top Safety Pick.
If you plan to buy a new vehicle, look at the list of Top Safety Picks. Finally, find a collision center that is certified to repair your car.
Safest Vehicles for 2017 and 2018
If you want a pre-owned vehicle and find a 2017, the IIHS considers these cars as the safest models: Chevrolet Volt, Volvo S60, Toyota Prius Prime, Subaru Impreza, Genesis G80, Genesis G90, Volvo V60, Nissan Maxima, Lexus RC, and the Subaru Legacy.
For newer 2018 models, the IIHS ranked these vehicles as the safest: Kia Forte, Kia Soul, Subaru Impreza, Subaru WRX, Subaru Legacy, Subaru Outback, Toyota Camry, BMW 5 series, Genesis G80, Genesis G90, Lincoln Continental, Mercedes-Benz E Class sedan, Hyundai Santa Fe, and the Mercedes-Benz GLC.
Use Certified Collision Repair
If you own one of these vehicles, find a local auto body shop. Ask someone if the shop offers certified collision repair. The manufacturer trains the technicians to make the repairs for the technology and body of each vehicle model. Because of the specific training, this ensures a better quality repair to your vehicle.
At ProCare Automotive & Collision, a San Antonio body shop, our technicians train regularly to repair the newest vehicles and luxury vehicles. For a quick, free estimate, download our Smartphone Estimating Tool to get the process started. Then, our team can guide you through the repairs. They can help with an insurance claim and ensure the repairs are efficient.