2014 INFINITI Q50  RealSafeCars75Safety Rating

#39 of 2014 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons

#88 of all 2014 vehicles

The Q50, which INFINITI introduced in 2014, is a large sedan with seating up to 5. The INFINITI Q50 has exceptional horsepower for its class, packing substantial oomph. Having better than average EPA (miles per gallon) for its class, it reduces fuel costs and pollution. The Q50 has offered Android Auto and Apple CarPlay since 2020. 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 2014 INFINITI Q50 is below average 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 INFINITI Q50 has a score of 75, implying a 0.049% chance of driver death (4.4% chance of injury). If equipped with optional advanced driver safety features, the chance of death falls to 0.043%, and the chance of injury falls to 3.8%.

We estimate that the 2014 INFINITI Q50 has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0491% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 5.6111%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0491% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 5.6111% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2014 INFINITI Q50 is 2% more likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2014 INFINITI Q50 is 4% less likely to result in a fatal accident.

2014 INFINITI Q50 offers AEB optionally. With AEB, the vehicle lifetime fatality chance drops by 13%.

And it is about as safe as many comparable models.

9258Nissan MaximaKia CadenzaHyundai AzeraAcura TLToyota AvalonVolvo S80Acura TSXLexus ISCadillac ATSLexus ES-350Volkswagen CCINFINITI Q50Comparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2014 INFINITI Q50 with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 58 to 92. The 2014 INFINITI Q50 is safer than the 2014 Nissan Maxima, the 2014 Kia Cadenza, the 2014 Hyundai Azera, and the 2014 Acura TL and less safe than the 2014 Lexus IS, the 2014 Acura TSX, and the 2014 Volvo S80. It is about as safe as the 2014 Toyota Avalon, the 2014 Volkswagen CC, and the 2014 Lexus ES-350.

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