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Automobiles / Crash Tests #1028934

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 14, 2012
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(New York: Seth Doane) New crash tests finding that some luxury cars are not as safe as thought reviewed; scenes shown of the testing for small overlap crashes; results outlined; statement from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration quoted. [Insurance Institute for Highway Safety president Adrian LUND††- says most auto makers are not building their safety cages to account for this kind of crash.] [Car safety advocate Clarence DITLOW††- says the insurance companies and the consumer are aligned.]

Reporter(s):
Schieffer, Bob;
Doane, Seth
Duration:
00:02:00

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