2017 Chrysler 200  RealSafeCars78Safety Rating

#35 of 2017 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons

#78 of all 2017 vehicles


The 200, part of Chrysler's lineup for decades, is a midsize sedan with seating up to 5. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it handles mud, snow, and sand with ease. Chrysler offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.


The 2017 Chrysler 200 is 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 2017 Chrysler 200 has a score of 78, implying a 0.044% chance of driver death (4% chance of injury). If equipped with optional advanced driver safety features, the chance of death falls to 0.041%, and the chance of injury falls to 3.6%.

We estimate that the 2017 Chrysler 200 has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0442% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 5.0534%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0442% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 5.0534% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2017 Chrysler 200 is 8% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2017 Chrysler 200 is 14% less likely to result in a fatal accident.

2017 Chrysler 200 offers AEB optionally. With AEB, the vehicle lifetime fatality chance drops by 8%.


But it is safer than many comparable models.

8261Mitsubishi LancerHonda AccordChevrolet MalibuNissan AltimaBuick VeranoMazda 6Chrysler 200Ford FusionKia OptimaToyota CamryVolkswagen PassatHyundai SonataComparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2017 Chrysler 200 with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 61 to 82. The 2017 Chrysler 200 is safer than the 2017 Mitsubishi Lancer, the 2017 Honda Accord, the 2017 Chevrolet Malibu, the 2017 Nissan Altima, the 2017 Buick Verano, the 2017 Mazda 6, the 2017 Hyundai Sonata, the 2017 Volkswagen Passat, and the 2017 Toyota Camry. It is about as safe as the 2017 Ford Fusion.

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