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Get daily updates directly to your inbox+ SubscribeThank you for subscribing!During extensive crash testing by the leading European safety organisation, the hatchback scored just 44% on adult passenger safety tests. Tests show driver pritection was poor for parameters relating to head injury and neck bending.Moments after the offset frontal barrier test a 40mph crash into a barrier a fire started in the engine compartment after the battery positive termal shorted out, setting fire to leaking brake fluid.However, EuroNCAP says the fire is a rare occurance and has not been seen before in any other tests or in Lancia cars on the road. The company says it will issue a measure to prevent this in production of the Ypsilon in December.The Lancia Ypsilon scored 79% in child occupant protection, including maximum points for 1 and a half,
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and three year old dummies. However, it lost points in the safety systems category because it lacks e autonomos emergency braking, speed assistance or a lane assistance system.In total, the five door small car was awarded a two star rating, which is the lowest score in Europe in 2015.A two star rating is still well above legal requirements for safety. EuroNCAP tests cars to a more rigourous standard to encourage manufacturers to offer better safety measures for their cars.In 2015, 25 cars received a five star safety rating,
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