The Toyota brand struggled greatly in a recent test of worst vehicles for preventing passenger injuries. This study was completed by insure.com. They analyzed insurance rates for Personal Injury protection and medical payment coverage that pays for injuries to your passengers in a crash. Insure.com used insurance rates of more than 750 vehicles for its study. Identifying the vehicles with highest and lowest cost for PIP and MedPay coverage, three Toyota models are among the worst vehicles for preventing passenger injury according to Insure.com.
The Toyota Yaris was voted the worst vehicle for protecting passengers from injury, in this Insure.com study. The Toyota Corolla was third, and the Camry was also in the Top Ten.
So if you are comparing Toyota with Honda for instance, Honda is the clear-cut winner for you and your passengers safety.
Safety trumps everything when you purchase a vehicle. Keep yourself and your family safe behind the wheel of a Honda, and you’ll still get the great fuel economy and reputation for vehicles that last forever.