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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.

​World’s first Assisted Driving Grading unveiled

​World’s first Assisted Driving Grading unveiled

Press releases   •   Oct 01, 2020 09:00 BST

Thatcham Research has worked with Euro NCAP to grade the Assisted Driving systems on 10 new cars, to provide much-needed clarity to motorists regarding the capability and performance of current assisted systems.

Thatcham Research comments on Uber’s self-driving operator charged over fatal crash and considerations for the UK

Thatcham Research comments on Uber’s self-driving operator charged over fatal crash and considerations for the UK

Press releases   •   Sep 16, 2020 17:24 BST

Director of Insureance Research Matthew Avery has shared his thoughts on the Uber case in the US and the potential implications of self-driving vehicles in the UK.

Thatcham Research comment: Toyota Yaris first to score five-stars in updated Euro NCAP tests

Thatcham Research comment: Toyota Yaris first to score five-stars in updated Euro NCAP tests

Press releases   •   Sep 16, 2020 09:00 BST

Euro NCAP has released the result of the first car to be rated against its revamped 2020 protocols

Variant Code gives insurers greater insight and data granularity

Variant Code gives insurers greater insight and data granularity

Press releases   •   Sep 16, 2020 09:00 BST

Thatcham Research has launched a new vehicle dataset to give insurers detailed insight into risk

Miller Crockart joins Thatcham Research as Chief Revenue Officer

Miller Crockart joins Thatcham Research as Chief Revenue Officer

Press releases   •   Sep 11, 2020 09:00 BST

​Thatcham Research is pleased to announce the appointment of Miller Crockart as Chief Revenue Officer.

Apprentices set to return to Thatcham Research Automotive Academy

Apprentices set to return to Thatcham Research Automotive Academy

Press releases   •   Aug 24, 2020 09:00 BST

Thatcham Research is delighted that its Automotive Academy will welcome back apprentices for onsite training from Monday, September 7.

Insurance Industry Requirements to enable long-term sustainability of ADAS-equipped vehicles

Insurance Industry Requirements to enable long-term sustainability of ADAS-equipped vehicles

Press releases   •   Jul 31, 2020 00:01 BST

Insurer established requirements bring much needed clarity to the safe repair of vehicles with Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS)

Thatcham Research announces Apprentice and Mentor of the Year winners in social media ceremony