2013 Buick Verano  RealSafeCars71Safety Rating

#60 of 2013 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons

#114 of all 2013 vehicles


The Verano, which Buick introduced in 2012, is a midsize sedan with seating up to 5. Buick offers a 4-year, 50,000-mile basic warranty, and a 6-year, 70,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.


The 2013 Buick Verano 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 2013 Buick Verano has a score of 71, implying a 0.054% chance of driver death (4.8% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2013 Buick Verano has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0536% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 6.1199%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0536% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 6.1199% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2013 Buick Verano is 12% more likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2013 Buick Verano is 4% more likely to result in a fatal accident.


And it is less safe than many comparable cars.

8564Nissan RogueMitsubishi OutlanderChevrolet MalibuBuick VeranoGMC TerrainSuzuki KizashiFord FusionSubaru LegacySubaru OutbackMazda 6Toyota CamryVolkswagen PassatComparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2013 Buick Verano with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 64 to 85. The 2013 Buick Verano is safer than the 2013 Nissan Rogue and less safe than the 2013 Volkswagen Passat, the 2013 Toyota Camry, the 2013 Mazda 6, the 2013 Subaru Outback, the 2013 Subaru Legacy, and the 2013 Ford Fusion. It is about as safe as the 2013 Mitsubishi Outlander and the 2013 Chevrolet Malibu.

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