2012 INFINITI M-37  RealSafeCars71Safety Rating

#56 of 2012 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons

#113 of all 2012 vehicles

Pictured: 2013 INFINITI M-37
The M-37, a mainstay of INFINITI's lineup since 2011, is a large sedan with seating up to 5. The INFINITI M-37 provides superior horsepower for its class, offering great power. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it handles mud, snow, and sand with ease. INFINITI offers a 4-year, 60,000-mile basic warranty, and a 6-year, 70,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.

The 2012 INFINITI M-37 is somewhat unsafe compared to all vehicles.

Comparison to all vehicles.  This plot shows RSC safety scores on the horizontal axis vs. the number of vehicles with each safety score (depicted by bar height and percentages at the bottom). Colors reflect vehicle safety, ranging from red (not that safe) to green (safer). For reference, a score of 0 implies a 0.15% chance of driver death (13% chance of driver injury) over 15 years, and a score of 100 reflects a 0.016% chance (1.4% chance of driver injury). The 2012 INFINITI M-37 has a score of 71, implying a 0.054% chance of driver death (4.8% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2012 INFINITI M-37 has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0541% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 6.175%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0541% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 6.175% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2012 INFINITI M-37 is 16% more likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2012 INFINITI M-37 is 7% more likely to result in a fatal accident.

And it is less safe than many comparable cars.

9864INFINITI M-37Acura RLLincoln MKXAcura ZDXVolvo C70Lincoln MKSVolkswagen TouaregBMW X5Volvo XC90BMW 5 SeriesM.-B. E-ClassAudi A6Comparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2012 INFINITI M-37 with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 64 to 98. The 2012 INFINITI M-37 is less safe than the 2012 Acura RL, the 2012 Lincoln MKX, the 2012 Acura ZDX, the 2012 Volvo C70, the 2012 Lincoln MKS, the 2012 Audi A6, the 2012 Mercedes-Benz E-Class, the 2012 BMW 5 Series, the 2012 Volvo XC90, the 2012 BMW X5, and the 2012 Volkswagen Touareg.

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