New vehicle vs. Old vehicle - Crash Test

15 May 2017

To demonstrate the safety benefits of newer cars, ANCAP (Australasian New Car Assessment Program) crash tested a 2015 Toyota Corolla with a 1998 Toyota Corolla. The test found that the driver of the older Corolla would likely have died as a result of the 64km/h collision, whereas the driver of the newer Corolla — which has a five-star safety rating — would have sustained minor injuries.

For more information on safer vehicles, visit this page.

Latest news


Heavy vehicle inspection scheme designed to improve safety on SA roads


New extended clearways to improve traffic

News archive

Road safety works


Safety improvements for Montague Road at Port Wakefield Road intersection with Churchill Road North, Cavan


Night works to upgrade Anzac Highway - Brighton Road intersection

Road safety works archive