With ten different medium SUVs we set out to find Australia's safest SUV you can buy in 2019. Our ten car line up consists of the 2019 Subaru Forester 2.5i-S, 2019 Hyundai Tucson Highlander, 2019 Ford Escape Titanium, 2019 Nissan X-Trail Ti, 2019 Mazda CX-5 GT Turbo, 2019 Kia Sportage GT-Line, 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan 132TSI Comfortline, 2019 Holden Equinox LTZ-V, 2019 Honda CR-V VTi-LX and the 2019 Toyota RAV4 GXL 2.0. To find out which one is the safest we tested their emergency braking systems as well as braking performance in wet and dry, stability control, ABS and their ability to swerve and avoid an accident.

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Comments

    • Friedrich Siefferman
      Friedrich Siefferman

      Forester is the way to go

      about 5 hours ago
    • CiTY_HuNTeR
      CiTY_HuNTeR

      Both Korean SUVs did better yet not deserve a praise. Interesting

      about 6 hours ago
    • FunkyClaud
      FunkyClaud

      it is impossible that the RAV4 is worse in each test than the others SUV!

      about 1 day ago
    • Utoobia
      Utoobia

      I love that you did all those measurements. Other "reviewers" drive vehicles around for a while, and then they grade them based on how they FELT the vehicles handled. No numbers, no inflatables, no cones, just feelings.

      about 1 day ago
    • fabian najera
      fabian najera

      i am in love of my subaru , easy to drive , good for soft off road , comfortably is the best car i ever had, good handling

      about 6 days ago
    • Diamond Universe Family
      Diamond Universe Family

      Excuse me THOSE ARE NOT MID SIZE SUV'S

      about 6 days ago
    • Maverick5588
      Maverick5588

      Great video. Shame that the new forester looks worse than the outgoing model

      about 6 days ago
    • Drive.com.au
      Drive.com.au In reply to Maverick5588

      Thanks!

      about 6 days ago
    • Nicholas Rana
      Nicholas Rana

      I want a Crv.

      about 7 days ago
    • chancellorjake
      chancellorjake

      I really like the way the Australian accent pronounces Sportage. Sounds much more entertaining than the way it is pronounced with the US accent.

      about 7 days ago
    • Dark Aswin
      Dark Aswin

      Koreashit car Cheat

      about 8 days ago
    • nel c
      nel c

      Singapore only have Forster 2.0 XT.

      about 8 days ago
    • john lee
      john lee

      0:58 *That sick stance camber*

      about 8 days ago
    • JustifyJustin
      JustifyJustin

      Subaru, more vanilla than Toyota - who would have thought LOL

      about 9 days ago
    • Freddy McIntire
      Freddy McIntire In reply to JustifyJustin

      Subaru a vanilla car you drive instead of just ride in.

      about 8 days ago
    • ban sin
      ban sin

      Hi... Is the subaru forester 2019 reliable? No transmition problems?

      about 9 days ago
    • ban sin
      ban sin In reply to ban sin

      +nel c what about ut bro? Lol

      about 5 days ago
    • nel c
      nel c In reply to ban sin

      ban sin u should ask about VW DSG Transmission 😂😂😂

      about 8 days ago
    • Edge 12
      Edge 12

      There's no BMW? 😅

      about 9 days ago
    • Vincenzo Novi
      Vincenzo Novi

      Where is Jeep Cherokee???????????????????????????????

      about 9 days ago
    • 100 subscribers challenge with only 15 videos
      100 subscribers challenge with only 15 videos

      The safest SUV is the Merfedes G-Class

      about 9 days ago
    • Beer me up
      Beer me up

      I want the ANCAP SUV

      about 10 days ago
    • Big Jah
      Big Jah

      You call the equinox a mid size SUV??? that shitbox bigger than a Nissan pathfinder

      about 10 days ago
    • DumpoDeluxe
      DumpoDeluxe

      Lovely to see Other markets view on Cars... In EUROPE VW always get praysed, and be the best the rest to live up to!!! And then In AUSTRALIE and this test proove that ASIAN Cars really is the BEST in safety THATS surprisingly cool...

      about 11 days ago
    • カーLOVE
      カーLOVE

      cx5 best

      about 11 days ago
    • Hadi HSH
      Hadi HSH

      That's not a 2019 toyota rav4, use the new one 😐

      about 11 days ago
    • Jade Banate
      Jade Banate

      subaru forester it is! Thanks!

      about 11 days ago
    • Jimmy Chu
      Jimmy Chu

      No Peugeot 3008?

      about 12 days ago
    • Willos yt
      Willos yt

      At 6:59 you can see the subaru is leaking some fluid.

      about 12 days ago
    • Ivo Ruest
      Ivo Ruest In reply to Willos yt

      most likely air conditioner condensation

      about 10 days ago
    • MJ W
      MJ W

      Can you do this kind of review with the three row suvs?

      about 12 days ago
    • عبدالله مطاعن
      عبدالله مطاعن

      😍SBARU😍

      about 13 days ago
    • Aron Estabillo
      Aron Estabillo

      I hate features that intend to replace driver responsibilities and argue they should augment driver abilities. Lane departure control is one example makes our drivers lazy.

      about 13 days ago
    • UFO35
      UFO35

      Put a conventional automatic in the Subaru and I will buy one, but for now the Sportage is the clear winner.

      about 13 days ago
    • Sadrack Jean Baptiste
      Sadrack Jean Baptiste

      What about the Tucson

      about 14 days ago