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Incompatibility and Aggressivity

In crashes, SUVs and other light trucks inflict inordinate damage on other vehicles.

In fact, SUVs are nearly three times as likely as cars to cause a driver fatality in the other car in a two-vehicle collision.[1] 

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[1]See Bradsher, Keith High and Mighty 2002 p. 188. Statistic based on Hollowell, William T., and

Hampton C. Gabler, “The Aggresivity of Light Trucks and Vans in Traffic Crashes,” National Highway

Traffic Safety Administration 1998.

 

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