2016 Dodge Challenger  RealSafeCars84Safety Rating

#8 of 2016 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons

#26 of all 2016 vehicles

Pictured: 2020 Dodge Challenger
The Challenger, a mainstay of Dodge's lineup since 2008, is a large sedan with seating up to 5. The Dodge Challenger provides superior horsepower for its class, offering great power. The Challenger has offered Android Auto and Apple CarPlay since 2017. Dodge offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.

The 2016 Dodge Challenger is above 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 2016 Dodge Challenger has a score of 84, implying a 0.037% chance of driver death (3.3% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2016 Dodge Challenger has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0372% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 4.2486%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0372% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 4.2486% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2016 Dodge Challenger is 20% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2016 Dodge Challenger is 26% less likely to result in a fatal accident.


And it is safer than many comparable models.

9060Hyundai Santa FeFord MustangBuick LaCrosseDodge Grand CaravanFord TaurusC. Town and CountryDodge ChallengerDodge ChargerChrysler 300Chevrolet CamaroKia SorentoBuick RegalComparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2016 Dodge Challenger with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 60 to 90. The 2016 Dodge Challenger is safer than the 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe, the 2016 Ford Mustang, the 2016 Buick LaCrosse, the 2016 Dodge Grand Caravan, the 2016 Ford Taurus, the 2016 Chrysler Town and Country, and the 2016 Buick Regal. It is about as safe as the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro, the 2016 Chrysler 300, and the 2016 Dodge Charger.

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