2014 Chevrolet Impala  RealSafeCars71Safety Rating

#62 of 2014 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons

#123 of all 2014 vehicles


The Impala, a mainstay of Chevrolet's lineup since 1994, is a large sedan with seating up to 5. The Impala has offered Android Auto and Apple CarPlay since 2019. Exceeding the average MPG (miles per gallon) for its class, it reduces fuel costs and the carbon footprint. Chevrolet offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.


The 2014 Chevrolet Impala 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 2014 Chevrolet Impala has a score of 71, implying a 0.054% chance of driver death (4.8% chance of injury). If equipped with optional advanced driver safety features, the chance of death falls to 0.051%, and the chance of injury falls to 4.6%.

We estimate that the 2014 Chevrolet Impala has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0542% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 6.1935%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0542% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 6.1935% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2014 Chevrolet Impala is 13% more likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2014 Chevrolet Impala is 5% more likely to result in a fatal accident.

2014 Chevrolet Impala offers AEB optionally. With AEB, the vehicle lifetime fatality chance drops by 6%.


And it is less safe than many comparable cars.

9152Kia OptimaHyundai AzeraHonda AccordChevrolet ImpalaToyota AvalonVolkswagen CCDodge ChargerChrysler 300Buick RegalFord FusionFord TaurusHonda CrosstourComparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2014 Chevrolet Impala with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 52 to 91. The 2014 Chevrolet Impala is safer than the 2014 Kia Optima, the 2014 Hyundai Azera, and the 2014 Honda Accord and less safe than the 2014 Toyota Avalon, the 2014 Volkswagen CC, the 2014 Honda Crosstour, the 2014 Ford Taurus, the 2014 Ford Fusion, the 2014 Buick Regal, the 2014 Chrysler 300, and the 2014 Dodge Charger.

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