2014 Dodge Avenger  RealSafeCars68Safety Rating

#70 of 2014 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons

#134 of all 2014 vehicles


Pictured: 2009 Dodge Avenger
The Avenger, a mainstay of Dodge's lineup since 1995, is a large sedan with seating up to 5. Exceeding the average MPG (miles per gallon) for its class, it reduces fuel costs and the carbon footprint. Dodge offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.


The 2014 Dodge Avenger 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 Dodge Avenger has a score of 68, implying a 0.058% chance of driver death (5.2% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2014 Dodge Avenger has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0577% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 6.5945%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0577% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 6.5945% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2014 Dodge Avenger is 20% more likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2014 Dodge Avenger is 12% more likely to result in a fatal accident.


And it is less safe than many comparable cars.

8753Kia OptimaHonda AccordDodge AvengerChrysler 200Chevrolet MalibuFord FusionSubaru LegacyFord MustangToyota CamryVolkswagen PassatBuick VeranoDodge JourneyComparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2014 Dodge Avenger with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 53 to 87. The 2014 Dodge Avenger is safer than the 2014 Kia Optima and less safe than the 2014 Dodge Journey, the 2014 Buick Verano, the 2014 Volkswagen Passat, the 2014 Toyota Camry, the 2014 Ford Mustang, the 2014 Subaru Legacy, and the 2014 Ford Fusion. It is about as safe as the 2014 Honda Accord and the 2014 Chrysler 200.

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