New Rollover Test Results Highlight Improved SUVs

By David Thomas  on May 30, 2006

https://www.cstatic-images.com/stock/765x765/21/-1704988332-1425510809021. One of the top safety concerns for SUV and truck drivers is the possibility of rolling over. Manufacturers have taken the concern to heart and introduced stability systems that can reduce the chances of rollover. That’s reflected in the latest government report, which finds 42% of 2006 models earned four or five star rollover ratings, compared with 34% in 2005. A full list can be found here, but a quick glance at the best and worst 2006 SUVs is below.

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Worst

[More SUVs Get Passing Grade With New Rollover Ratings, Detroit News]


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