October 27, 2023 , Camden, N.J. -


  • For 2023, IIHS instituted new requirements in side impact protection, pedestrian crash prevention and headlights  
  • Impreza earned top honors with IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+
  • Crosstrek secured an IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK award
  • Seven 2024 Subaru models have received an IIHS TSP award
  • Subaru has earned more IIHS TSP+ awards than any other brand since 2013* **

Subaru of America, Inc. today announced the all-new 2024 Impreza compact car was named a 2023 TOP SAFETY PICK+ by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). Additionally, the all-new 2024 Crosstrek compact SUV earned the 2023 IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK award. For 2023, Subaru has received an IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK award for seven models:

2023 TOP SAFETY PICK + Winners
  • 2024 Subaru Ascent (TSP for six consecutive years)
  • 2024 Subaru Impreza 5-door (Total of four TSP+)
  • 2024 Subaru Outback (TSP for 15 consecutive years)
  • 2024 Subaru Solterra  
2023 TOP SAFETY PICK Winners
  • 2024 Subaru Crosstrek (Total of six TSP+)
  • 2024 Subaru Legacy (TSP for 18 consecutive years)
  • 2024 Subaru Forester (TSP for 17 consecutive years)

To qualify for the IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+ award in 2023, a vehicle must earn a “Good” rating in the updated side impact test as well as in the driver-side small overlap front, passenger-side small overlap front and original moderate overlap front tests. Headlights rated “Good” or “Acceptable” must be standard across all trims, and a front crash prevention system that earns “Advanced” or “Superior” ratings in both the daytime and nighttime vehicle-to-pedestrian evaluations must be available.
“We are thrilled that seven of our 2024 models received a 2023 IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK award, especially under the new criteria,” said Jeff Walters, President and Chief Operating Officer, Subaru of America, Inc. “This is a testament to our commitment of providing customers with vehicles set to the highest safety standards.”
Since 2013, Subaru has received a cumulative total of 70 TOP SAFETY PICK+ awards, which is more than any other brand.* ** For the full list of 2023 IIHS winners, visit the IIHS website.

*Claim applies to U.S.-spec vehicles. Based on research conducted by Subaru of America and Subaru Canada. 
** As of October 2023

About Subaru of America, Inc.   
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