2016 Nissan Juke  RealSafeCars74Safety Rating

#56 of 2016 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons

#109 of all 2016 vehicles

The Juke, part of Nissan's lineup since 2011, is a small hatchback with seating up to 5. The Nissan Juke has exceptional horsepower for its class, packing substantial oomph. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it handles mud, snow, and sand with ease. Nissan offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.

The 2016 Nissan Juke 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 2016 Nissan Juke has a score of 74, implying a 0.05% chance of driver death (4.5% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2016 Nissan Juke has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0503% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 5.7468%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0503% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 5.7468% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2016 Nissan Juke is 8% more likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2016 Nissan Juke is 0% less likely to result in a fatal accident.

And it is about as safe as many comparable models.

8657Hyundai VelosterMazda CX-3Honda HR-VFIAT 500XVolkswagen BeetleNissan JukeMINI CountrymanJeep RenegadeFIAT 500LBuick EncoreVolkswagen GolfChevrolet TraxComparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2016 Nissan Juke with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 57 to 86. The 2016 Nissan Juke is safer than the 2016 Hyundai Veloster, the 2016 Mazda CX-3, and the 2016 Honda HR-V and less safe than the 2016 Volkswagen Golf, the 2016 Buick Encore, the 2016 FIAT 500L, the 2016 Jeep Renegade, and the 2016 MINI Countryman. It is about as safe as the 2016 Volkswagen Beetle.

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