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      10-28-2005, 05:37 PM   #1
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G35 unsafe!!!

The list of unsafe cars points to two trends. First, the least-safe cars are cheap. However, some luxury cars have subpar crash-test scores. The Jaguar X-Type sedan from Ford Motor and the Infiniti G35 and M model lines from Nissan Motor received one "poor" rating each, which was alarming but not enough to merit placement on our list

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wow, watch out for that unsafe japanese car!
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It's a shame about how car companies build cars around features rather than safety. Safety should be number one, and I think that's what these reviews are trying to tell car companies. If you're on a budget looking for a new $10,000-19,000 car, that car should be as safe as a safe $90,000 luxury car.

But I guess having more featuers (like with Kia) or larger production output (like with Ford) is more important than safety.

There's really no excuse for an unsafe $40,000 car, though
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      11-04-2005, 11:10 PM   #3
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thats what makes the e90 worth buying then the g35. for me its better to be safe then sorry, sure your car might be faster then mine, but iam safer!!
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      11-06-2005, 09:28 AM   #4
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I am not surprised at the Jag X-Type's performance seeming as it is built off the humble Ford Mondeo platform.
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      11-06-2005, 09:49 AM   #5
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The E90 got 5 stars in the Euro NCAP? Right?

Anyone know what it got in the US NCAP?
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