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Due to headlights, the 2017 Bolt did not get the highest rating. I found this link on InsideEVs a few days ago. I didn't see anyone post, so here it is. I have not seen any report of a change for the 2018 headlights, but now it is acceptable and give the Bolt the same safety rating as the Tesla M3. Apparently the change was made in 2018 but not reported until the 2019 model year.
Chevrolet Bolt With Updated Headlights Earns IIHS Top Safety Pick
Chevrolet Bolt EV proves high safety in the IIHS tests in September, but it turns out those results didn't fully reflect actual performance of headlights.