Zenzic and Thatcham Research reveal plans for Automated Driving System consumer ratings

Press releases   •   Sep 09, 2021 00:01 BST

Alternative power to the people: five-star safety across the propulsion spectrum

Press releases   •   Sep 08, 2021 09:00 BST

In the latest round of Euro NCAP testing, the Audi Q4 e-tron, Lynk and Co 01, NIO ES8, Subaru Outback and Toyota Mirai all achieved five-star safety ratings.

UK insurers gain insights into new vehicle features as Verisk adds Thatcham Research Variant Code

Press releases   •   Aug 18, 2021 09:00 BST

Variant Code addresses long-standing challenge to accurately underwrite new vehicles

AW Repair Group get EV Ready

Press releases   •   Aug 12, 2021 09:00 BST

AW Repair Group the first business to sign up to EV Ready

Thatcham Research unveils ‘EV Ready’ Training Programme

Press releases   •   Jul 21, 2021 00:01 BST

Blended learning programme will support the crucial need for automotive businesses and their employees to learn how to interact with all Electric Vehicles (EVs) safely and effectively

Missing occupant interaction countermeasures see Renault Kangoo and Vauxhall Mokka fall short of five-stars

Press releases   •   Jul 07, 2021 09:00 BST

Renault Kangoo and Vauxhall Mokka achieve 4-star ratings in latest Euro NCAP testing

AW Repair Group upgrades to escribe

Press releases   •   Jul 06, 2021 09:00 BST

AW Repair Group returns to Thatcham Research for repair methods and blended learning programme

Debut Genesis models ace Euro NCAP safety tests

Press releases   •   May 26, 2021 09:00 BST

The Genesis GV80 and G80 have both emerged from rigorous Euro NCAP safety assessment with five-star ratings. Although achieving a four-star Euro NCAP rating, the Citroen C4 performed “adequately”, according to Matthew Avery.

Thatcham Research enjoys success at Bodyshop Live awards

Press releases   •   May 06, 2021 11:05 BST

Thatcham Research colleagues Tom Leggett and Courtney Goodall have been recognised in the 30 Under 30: Rising Stars category at the Bodyshop Live Awards. Read on to find out more about their achievement.

Government urged to take caution in paving the way for Automated Driving

Press releases   •   Apr 28, 2021 00:00 BST

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As the UK's only insurer funded automotive research centre, Thatcham Research enjoy a wide remit at the forefront of the latest vehicle technology. Thatcham's leading work in vehicle safety and security has a vital role in shaping the designs of new vehicles, whilst the centre is also seen as a key industry player at the forefront of driving standards in vehicle body repair.

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