6 small cars highlighted for safety

May 26, 2011 4:09:55 PM PDT
Smaller cars that get high gas mileage are getting safer a lot safer.

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gave six small cars a top safety pick. Some of those will even save you money at the gas pump.

Among the top picks are the Ford Focus, the Nissan Juke and the Honda Civic four-door. The Hyundai Elantra, Lexus CT 200H and Toyota Prius made the cut as well.