These are the safest cars to drive

A new report by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has revealed the vehicles with the best safety records.

The U.S-based non-profit identified 11 different models in which no one died over a four-year period.

The data is based on U.S. government auto fatality data from 2012 through 2015.

Click through the gallery to see which cars (in no particular order) had a spotless safety record.

<p>Audi Q7 SUV<br>(Photo by Lisa Lake/Getty Images for Audi) </p>
These are the safest cars on the road

Audi Q7 SUV
(Photo by Lisa Lake/Getty Images for Audi)

<p>Volkswagen Tiguan two-wheel-drive SUV<br>(Photo by Harold Cunningham/Getty Images) </p>
These are the safest cars on the road

Volkswagen Tiguan two-wheel-drive SUV
(Photo by Harold Cunningham/Getty Images)

<p>Toyota Tacoma Double Cab long bed four-wheel-drive pickup<br>(Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images) </p>
These are the safest cars on the road

Toyota Tacoma Double Cab long bed four-wheel-drive pickup
(Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

<p>Mazda CX-9 two-wheel-drive SUV<br>(Car And Driver) </p>
These are the safest cars on the road

Mazda CX-9 two-wheel-drive SUV
(Car And Driver)

<p>Audi A6 all-wheel-drive<br>(<span>PA Motoring)</span> </p>
These are the safest cars on the road

Audi A6 all-wheel-drive
(PA Motoring)

<p>Jeep Cherokee all-wheel-drive SUV<br>(Getty Images) </p>
These are the safest cars on the road

Jeep Cherokee all-wheel-drive SUV
(Getty Images)

<p>BMW 535 i and is<br></p>
These are the safest cars on the road

BMW 535 i and is

<p>BMW 535xi<br>(AP Photo/David Zalubowski) </p>
These are the safest cars on the road

BMW 535xi
(AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

<p>Lexus RX 350 two-wheel-drive SUV<br>(The Car Connection) </p>
These are the safest cars on the road

Lexus RX 350 two-wheel-drive SUV
(The Car Connection)

<p>Lexus CT 200h<br>(Yahoo Autos) </p>
These are the safest cars on the road

Lexus CT 200h
(Yahoo Autos)

<p>Mercedes-Benz M-class SUV (GLE-class)<br>(Mercedes Benz) </p>
These are the safest cars on the road

Mercedes-Benz M-class SUV (GLE-class)
(Mercedes Benz)

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