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2017-11-22 14:48

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Cape Town - Global NCAP and the Automobile Association of South Africa has launched the  #SaferCarsforAfrica campaign in Cape Town.

The campaign coincides with the first independent crash tests of some of South Africa’s most popular compact cars.

5 popular SA cars crash tested: Polo Vivo, Etios and more

Here's how one of SA's most popular cars, the Volkswagen Polo Vivo performed: Full crash test details and video below

Volkswagen Polo Vivo - 3/5

According to the Global NCAP: "The Polo Vivo achieved a three star rating for adult occupant protection in the frontal crash test at 64km/h. The vehicle structure was rated as stable, offering acceptable adult occupant protection. The car did not include seatbelt pretensioners. Using the child seats recommended by VW, the Polo Vivo achieved a three star rating for child protection." 

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