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Ten Safest Mid-Size Cars


Here are the review for 2011 top ten safest mid-size cars. These cars are ranked according to the car’s safety features and everything you can find in the car for safety purposes. We did not rank the car based on the selling price. Mid-size cars will not be so expensive because it is just “Mid-Size”. However, these mid-size cars are available in 2011 and will also be good to use in 2012 or even 2013.

Dodge Avenger

1. Audi A3

The 2010 and 2011 Audi A3 scores very good ratings in every IIHS testing areas including front impact, size impact, and rollover ratings. With the MSRP price from $28,750 to $30,850, the Audi A3 is definitely value for money.

2. Honda Civic Eighth Generation

The all new Honda Civic eighth generation has been one of the best selling cars in Asia. There must be reason why this car is so sought-after by consumer. The new design host many safety features including side curtain airbags, Advanced Compatibility Engineering (ACE), and a very strong passenger cell. Without a doubt, it is in one of the top ten picked by MalaysiaMiniLover.

3. Dodge Avenger

As one of the most successful car brands in United States, Dodge Avenger model year 2011 has include more than 30 safety features in the car such as optional electronic stability control.

4. Chevrolet Malibu

In 2011, the all new Chevrolet Malibu scores good in front, side, rollover, and rear crash test.

5. Subaru Forester

Model year from 2003 to 2011 are one of IIHS’s top pick. The Subaru Forester is an all-wheel-drive SUV and a lovely mid-size wagon.

6. Acura TL

The 2009-2011 Acura TL is one of the few mid-size cars that slip into the safest mid-size cars list. Why? It is because the TL features superior technology and construction especially the passenger cell.

7. Subaru Legacy

The Legacy has been a top pick safest mid-size car at all time. The Legacy is sporty with a symmetrical all-wheel drive system and vehicle dynamics control as well as traction control system.

8. Mercury Montego

The Mercury Montego passed most of the car crash tests with flying colors but you will have to purchase its optional side airbags for better safety.

9. 2011 Lincoln MKZ

The 2011 Lincoln MKZ earned good crash-performance ratings in all testing areas.

10. Saab 9-3

The Swedish made Saab 9-3 has always been one of the top pick for consumers who look for safety cars since its first debut in 1998. The Saab 9-3 features driver’s airbags, passenger airbags, and side curtain airbags and also top marks for front and side impact. With all these safety features, it is one of the best mid-size cars to drive today.


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