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billandshirley

i am surprised to find that my 2014 Honda Civic Euro Hatchback only has a safety rating of 2 stars. Can you explain the reason for this low rating and advise on your opinion its safety.
Thank you, William Maney

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Anon

Hi William,
This is from the Rightcar website:
Used imports are not eligible for ANCAP safety ratings, regardless of the vehicle's age. Older NZ new vehicles are also not eligible for ANCAP ratings. There may be a big difference between the safety ratings of an import and a similar New Zealand-new model. See Used import safety ratings for more information.
They explain the rating for used cars here: https://rightcar.govt.nz/used-import-safety-ratings

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