2020 Subaru BRZ  RealSafeCars73Safety Rating

#61 of 2020 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons

#145 of all 2020 vehicles

The BRZ, which Subaru introduced in 2013, is a small sedan with seating up to 4. The BRZ has technology that is now expected: Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. The Subaru BRZ provides superior horsepower for its class, offering great power. Subaru offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.

The 2020 Subaru BRZ 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 2020 Subaru BRZ has a score of 73, implying a 0.051% chance of driver death (4.5% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2020 Subaru BRZ has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0505% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 5.7684%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0505% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 5.7684% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2020 Subaru BRZ is 8% more likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2020 Subaru BRZ is 0% more likely to result in a fatal accident.

And it is less safe than many comparable cars.

9564Subaru WRXToyota 86Subaru BRZFord MustangAcura ILXMINI CooperVolkswagen GTIVolkswagen GolfMINI CountrymanAudi A3Kia StingerChevrolet CamaroComparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2020 Subaru BRZ with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 64 to 95. The 2020 Subaru BRZ is safer than the 2020 Subaru WRX and less safe than the 2020 Acura ILX, the 2020 Chevrolet Camaro, the 2020 Kia Stinger, the 2020 Audi A3, the 2020 MINI Countryman, the 2020 Volkswagen Golf, the 2020 Volkswagen GTI, and the 2020 MINI Cooper. It is about as safe as the 2020 Toyota 86.

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