After a mild Saturday, temperatures to finish the weekend will be MUCH colder! A system to our west pushes into SE Colorado overnight. Snow showers will be possible by early Sunday morning across the I-25 corridor with a change to rain and snow showers through the afternoon. Accumulation should be minimal as most moisture looks to be light and temperatures will warm into the upper 30s and 40s through the afternoon. The main impact will be the cold along with winds gusting up to 40 mph at times. Click on the 'Weather' tab for more...
After an overall poor performance in low speed crash tests, the outcome for high speed tests on mid-sized SUV's was much more positive.
8 out of 9 sport utlity vehicles tested by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety received the highest safety rating. They include the following:
The Kia Sorrento earned an acceptable rating which is the second highest.
The SUV's were ranked based on the damage they sustain in 40 mile per hour crashes.
A good rating means a seat-belted driver would not be seriously injured in a similar crash.