2019 Hyundai Nexo  RealSafeCars85Safety Rating

#31 of 2019 SUVs

#51 of all 2019 vehicles


The Nexo, which Hyundai introduced in 2019, is a midsize SUV with seating up to 5. The Nexo provides superior EPA (miles per gallon) for its class, easing fuel costs and reducing pollution. Strong on technology, it has offered Android Auto and Apple CarPlay since 2019. Hyundai offers a 5-year, 60,000-mile basic warranty, and a 10-year, 100,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.


The 2019 Hyundai Nexo 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 2019 Hyundai Nexo has a score of 85, implying a 0.036% chance of driver death (3.2% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2019 Hyundai Nexo has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.036% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 4.1078%, meaning the average driver has a 0.036% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 4.1078% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2019 Hyundai Nexo is 25% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2019 Hyundai Nexo is 14% less likely to result in a fatal accident.


But it is about as safe as many comparable models.


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