2019 Toyota Yaris  RealSafeCars56Safety Rating

#100 of 2019 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons

#191 of all 2019 vehicles

The Yaris, a mainstay of Toyota's lineup since 2007, is a mini sedan/hatchback with seating up to 5. Having more than average horsepower for its class, the Yaris packs some oomph. Strong on technology, it has offered Android Auto and Apple CarPlay since 2020. Toyota offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.

The 2019 Toyota Yaris is very unsafe 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 Toyota Yaris has a score of 56, implying a 0.073% chance of driver death (6.5% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2019 Toyota Yaris has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0729% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 8.3199%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0729% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 8.3199% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2019 Toyota Yaris is 56% more likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2019 Toyota Yaris is 44% more likely to result in a fatal accident.

And it is less safe than many comparable cars.

7950Toyota YarisHyundai AccentKia RioChevrolet SonicNissan SentraNissan KicksNissan Versa NoteSubaru ImprezaToyota CorollaKia ForteHyundai ElantraHonda FitComparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2019 Toyota Yaris with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 50 to 79. The 2019 Toyota Yaris is less safe than the 2019 Chevrolet Sonic, the 2019 Nissan Sentra, the 2019 Nissan Kicks, the 2019 Honda Fit, the 2019 Hyundai Elantra, the 2019 Kia Forte, the 2019 Toyota Corolla, the 2019 Subaru Impreza, and the 2019 Nissan Versa Note.

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