The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) says the bumper on the ’02 Suzuki Aerio sustained a total of $1,131 worth of damage in a 5-mph crash test. The Aerio bumper received the “poor” rating by IIHS because it split in three different tests. IIHS says the bumper is “just expensive decorative trim.” Suzuki says the Aerio bumper was designed for customers who like distinctive styling and that the vehicle is built to perform well in high-speed collisions. IIHS tested the bumpers ...

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