Safest cars of 2022 revealed

Finance specialists Carvine has revealed the safest cars to drive in 2022, as rated by Euro NCAP.

The latest Nissan Qashqai triumphed in the safety assist category, scoring an impressive 95%. Combined with the respectable 91% score for both adult and child protection categories, the Qashqai secured its place as one of the highest performing family SUVs of 2021.

The Mercedes-EQ EQS scored a staggering 96% for adult protection and 91% for child protection, respectively, and also scored a solid 80% in the safety assist category.

Meanwhile, the Genesis G80 scored a five-star overall rating and topped the ‘good’ rating in all sub-categories, including an excellent 91% safety assist performance score, while the Volkswagen ID.4 chalked up an impressive 93% for adult occupant protection and 89% for child protection.

Also making the list, the Skoda Enyaq iV scored 94% adult occupant safety rating, 89% for child protection, and 82% for safety assist score, while the Subaru Outback scored 88% in the adult occupant and 89% in the child occupant ratings.