The little 2012 Chevy Sonic may not possess the weight or the amount of sheetmetal as say, a Chevy Silverado, but that doesn’t mean the car can’t protect its passengers. As it turns out, it’s pretty good, as the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration awarded it five stars in overall safety. It seems that ten standard airbags can go a long way in a car that small. But does it make you consider going subcompact? Sound off in the comment section below and let us know.