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Edmunds.com Comments on Crash Test Results
SANTA MONICA, Calif. — November 18, 2009 — Edmunds.com, the premier online resource for automotive consumer information, has learned of the latest IIHS crash test results and has the following commentary in reaction:
"A crash test demonstrates how vehicles perform in a specific crash, at the speed and angle designed by the laboratory," commented Edmunds.com Editor In Chief Karl Brauer. "This is useful information for a car-shopper, but before choosing a vehicle it certainly makes sense to also consider other safety-related factors such as driving dynamics and safety features."
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Edmunds Inc. publishes four Web sites that empower, engage and educate automotive consumers, enthusiasts and insiders. Edmunds.com, the premier online resource for automotive consumer information, launched in 1995 as the first automotive information Web site. Its most popular feature, the Edmunds.com True Market Value®, is relied upon by millions of people seeking current transaction prices for new and used vehicles. Edmunds.com was named "Best Car Research Site" by Forbes ASAP, has been selected by consumers as the "Most Useful Web Site" according to every J.D. Power and Associates New Autoshopper.com Study(SM), was ranked first in the Survey of Car-Shopping Web Sites by The Wall Street Journal and was rated "#1" in Keynote's study of third-party automotive Web sites. Inside Line launched in 2005 and is the most-read automotive enthusiast Web site. CarSpace launched in 2006 and is an automotive social networking Web site and home to the oldest and most established automotive community. AutoObserver.com launched in 2007 and provides insightful automotive industry commentary and analysis. Edmunds Inc. is headquartered in Santa Monica, California, and maintains a satellite office in suburban Detroit.