Despite good crash scores, none of the latest vehicles earned that top award, primarily because in separate testing, their headlights did not get the required good rating to qualify for the Top Safety Pick Plus designation. "While the IIHS test results for this small overlap crash test are now being reviewed, we believe it is important to point out that all of the Driver and Passenger injury measures for the Outlander Sport in this test were rated 'good.' Only three of the vehicles reviewed in this test can make this claim".
The BMW X1 was one of five other small SUVs to receive an IIHS "Acceptable" rating. In contrast, the Ford Escape's (above) occupant compartment allowed too much intrusion. "Manufacturers shouldn't shortchange protection for front-seat passengers".
The test is the flip side of the driver's side test that the Institute has been doing for the past five years, CNN reports. It apparently didn't make the same improvements on the passenger side. It said measures taken from the dummy show that an occupant would have likely sustained right hip injuries in a real-world crash. The Escape earns an acceptable rating in the driver-side small overlap front test. IIHS said the Escape struggled in the test, as the passenger-side upper door-hinge pillar intruded 10 inches, compared with 5 inches on the driver side, and the door sill intruded 4 inches laterally into the cabin.
The X1's structure resisted intrusion reasonably well to maintain the passenger space. The airbag didn't deploy in the crash.
Takfiri Jaish al-Islam militants start evacuating Syria's Douma
Since starting their assault mid-February, Assad's forces have retaken 95 percent of Eastern Ghouta, according to the Observatory. "Jaish al Islam has taken the decision to remain steadfast and the idea of leaving is not on the table", said the official.
Mitsubishi's Outlander Sport was rated "Marginal", because its side airbag also failed to deploy. Both of these SUVs had airbags that didn't deploy. This contributed to the Escape's marginal rating and the Outlander Sport's poor rating for restraints and kinematics.
"That's not something we expect to see after so many years of crash-testing", Mueller said. The test involves the test vehicle hitting an offset barrier at 40 miles per hour, with only a quarter of the vehicle's front hitting a barrier, a scenario that results in a challengingly asymmetric distribution of crash forces.
The tests conducted by the independent non-profit organization.
The Institute has used that process, known as test verification, to assign other types of ratings under certain circumstances.
For imagine, it is expected to retain a similar 12MP + 5MP main camera combo while the front may come with a 16MP selfie shooter. Talking about the pricing first, the listing reveals that both the Moto G6 and G6 Play are going to be budget segment phones.
Winnie Mandela, pictured in 2010 at the funeral of anti-apartheid stalwart and women's rights activist Fatima Meer. Winnie Madikizela-Mandela was the former wife of South Africa's first black president , Nelson Mandela .
Lester finished the game with only 3.1 innings pitched, seven hits, three earned runs and only two strikeouts as well. An inning later, Anthony Rizzo earned a standing ovation from the entire stadium, the cheers mixed with tears.
And I want all our lives to matter because we all deserve and have the right to be free from the recklessness of gun violence . The students expressed hope that the momentum of the marches will carry forward into legislative reform.
Stinchfield said. "I have long said the ultimate goal of the left is the complete repeal of the 2nd Amendment". Heller . "It protects the preexisting right to use guns by members of a militia", Stevens said at the time.
And any lack of clarity at the VA about its direction and leadership stymies the hard-fought progress that's been made so far". President Trump fired David Shulkin late Wednesday as his secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
The drumbeat of prominent Democrats calling for Democratic Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty to resign got louder on Monday. In an approximately 300-word statement on Facebook , Elizabeth Esty seemed to admit that she mishandled the situation.
If they stay somewhere near those numbers, I would guess they'll both be top three - if not top two - preseason picks . This is not to demean MI , which continued its title quest with a nice comeback against surprising Loyola-Chicago.
Not only did he have an outstanding individual season, but the Yankees also came within one win of the World Series. Greg Bird is just 25 years old, so the fact he's yet to play a full season in the majors isn't alarming on its own.
Meyers also told The Hill that the firm has seen a large increase in activity targeting US law firms since June 2017. Chinese items targeted by the United States in this latest round of tariffs include televisions and motorcycles.
Naftali Bennett, head of the right-wing Jewish Home party, said it would "turn Israel into a paradise for infiltrators". He added that that the government must "proceed to a new roadmap will remove the illegal infiltrators from Israel ".
Some of those cards were used by their card owners as recently as a month ago, in one of the stores affected. The Hudson's Bay Company will reach out to their customers and offer identity-protection services.
Medical Marijuana May Lead to Fewer Opioid Rxs
The studies showed after states legalized weed, the number of opioid prescriptions and the daily dose of opioids went way down. Colorado and OR , where the drug is fully legalized for adults, had 9% and 10% falls in opioid use, Wen told CNN .
Here's why Oklahoma teachers walked out today
While teachers acknowledge the pay increase, they say they are fighting the lack of funding for education programs and supplies. Thousands of teachers are ready to visit the Oklahoma capitol for several days in their push for increased education funding.
Isner upsets Zverev to win Miami Open
He couldn't shake a tendency to get tight and tentative on the court; it was getting worse as time went on. Zverev defeated Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta in straight sets 7-6, 6-2. "I couldn't have scripted this".
Update to iOS 11.3 for More Privacy, Better Battery Health
There are brand new emoji , new battery features and an option to improve your iPhone's performance and make it faster. Click and you can see a rundown of all the data you're sending back to Apple and what the company needs it for.
China space lab may fall to Earth later: European Space Agency
The scientists have been predicting its crash since the China Manned Space engineering office declared "mission over" in 2016. But on March 16, 2016, China told the United Nations that Tiangong-1 had "ceased functioning", but did not give a reason why.