2022 Audi A7  RealSafeCars92Safety Rating

#3 of 2022 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons

#12 of all 2022 vehicles


The A7, part of Audi's lineup since 2010, is a midsize sedan with seating up to 5. The Audi A7 has exceptional horsepower for its class, packing substantial oomph. It handles mud, snow, and sand with ease with standard all-wheel drive (AWD). Audi offers a 4-year, 50,000-mile basic warranty, and a 6-year, 70,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.


The 2022 Audi A7 is very safe 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 2022 Audi A7 has a score of 92, implying a 0.026% chance of driver death (2.3% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2022 Audi A7 has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0257% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 2.9302%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0257% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 2.9302% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2022 Audi A7 is 46% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2022 Audi A7 is 50% less likely to result in a fatal accident.

Active safety features greatly enhance occupant safety by reducing the likelihood of a crash. All trims and versions of the 2022 Audi A7 include the following active safety system: Audi Pre Sense. Some safety features are optional on the 2022 Audi A7--- although they add to the cost, one should consider the benefits of Active Lane Assist and Audi Side Assist.

A safety feature that may make a vehicle safer, even if not at the forefront of technological advances, should still be considered. Side mirror turn signals are standard on the Audi A7. They alert other vehicles of your intention to switch lanes, which allows the other vehicle's driver to prevent an impending accident with you.


But it is about as safe as many comparable models.

10076Maserati GhibliHyundai NexoA. A4 Allroad (Wagon)Volvo S90 RechargeHyundai Genesis G90Volvo V60 RechargeA. e-tron SportbackAudi Q8Tesla Model YA. A6 Allroad (Wagon)Audi A7Audi A6Comparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2022 Audi A7 with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 76 to 100. The 2022 Audi A7 is safer than the 2022 Maserati Ghibli, the 2022 Hyundai Nexo, the 2022 Audi A4 Allroad (Wagon), the 2022 Volvo S90 Recharge, and the 2022 Hyundai Genesis G90 and less safe than the 2022 Audi Q8 and the 2022 Audi e-tron Sportback. It is about as safe as the 2022 Audi A6 and the 2022 Audi A6 Allroad (Wagon).

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