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Zenzic and Thatcham Research reveal plans for Automated Driving System consumer ratings
Alternative power to the people: five-star safety across the propulsion spectrum

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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
Latest Volkswagen Group EVs power to five-star safety ratings
Thatcham Research Vehicle Damage Assessor apprentices at the cutting edge of blended learning
​New brands choose safety in Euro NCAP’s first tests of 2021

​New brands choose safety in Euro NCAP’s first tests of 2021

Press releases   •   Mar 03, 2021 09:00 GMT

Thatcham Research offers an expert view on the first cars to be tested by Euro NCAP in 2021

All-electric VW ID.3 cruises to What Car? Car of the Year Safety Award success, while Tesla takes home Technology Award

All-electric VW ID.3 cruises to What Car? Car of the Year Safety Award success, while Tesla takes home Technology Award

Press releases   •   Jan 14, 2021 13:45 GMT

Thatcham Research reveals the winners of the What Car? Safety Award and Technology Award

Revealed: the safest cars and  game-changing motoring technologies of 2020

Revealed: the safest cars and game-changing motoring technologies of 2020

Press releases   •   Jan 07, 2021 09:00 GMT

Ahead of the What Car? Car of the Year Awards 2021, here are the nominations for the Thatcham Research-sponsored Safety Award and Technology Award

How safe is the van delivering Christmas to your front door?

How safe is the van delivering Christmas to your front door?

Press releases   •   Dec 16, 2020 09:00 GMT

Thatcham Research and Euro NCAP have assessed the performance of safety technology fitted to 19 new vans and uncovered some serious safety shortcomings

New Euro NCAP test protocols identify vehicles that must offer improved protection for other vehicles

New Euro NCAP test protocols identify vehicles that must offer improved protection for other vehicles

Press releases   •   Dec 09, 2020 09:00 GMT

The latest Euro NCAP test results highlight the important challenge some manufacturers face when their vehicles are exposed to the most exacting protocols so far, with the new Land Rover Defender and Isuzu D-Max deemed too aggressive in the head-on collision test.

Five-star safety from EV Mazda and hybrid Honda

Five-star safety from EV Mazda and hybrid Honda

Press releases   •   Nov 12, 2020 09:00 GMT

​Two brand-new, family-sized cars from Mazda and Honda have emerged from Euro NCAP’s latest and most exacting safety tests ­with maximum five-star scores.

Government urged to revise Automated Lane Keeping System plans to ensure road safety

Government urged to revise Automated Lane Keeping System plans to ensure road safety

Press releases   •   Oct 23, 2020 00:01 BST

Thatcham Research and the Association of British Insurers (ABI) are urging the Government to revise its plans to introduce Automated Lane Keeping Systems (ALKS) onto UK roads in early 2021 because it will put road users’ lives at risk.

VW ID.3 scores 5 Stars and protects its occupants, other road users and the environment

VW ID.3 scores 5 Stars and protects its occupants, other road users and the environment

Press releases   •   Oct 21, 2020 09:00 BST

The VW ID.3 scores a maximum five-star rating during the latest Euro NCAP testing and bodes well for the future of mass market vehicle safety, according to Thatcham Research.