Arlington, Virginia – The U.S. Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has crash-tested and released the results for the 2010 Lexus HS 250h and 2010 Suzuki Kizashi.

The midsize luxury hybrid HS 250h earned the top “good” rating for side impact protection, and an “acceptable” rating for roof strength in rollover crashes. It is also rated “good” for frontal crash protection, based on a test conducted earlier.

The midsize Kizashi sedan earned an “acceptable” rating for roof strength in rollover crashes. The model will be evaluated for front and side crash protection later this year.

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