2022 Audi e-tron  RealSafeCars100Safety Rating

#1 of 2022 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons

#2 of all 2022 vehicles


Pictured: 2019 Audi e-tron
The e-tron, introduced by Audi in 2018, is a midsize SUV with seating up to 5. With standard all-wheel drive (AWD), it can easily handle mud, snow, and sand. The e-tron provides superior EPA (miles per gallon) for its class, easing fuel costs and reducing pollution. The Audi e-tron has exceptional horsepower for its class, packing substantial oomph. 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 e-tron 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 e-tron has a score of 1.0e+02, implying a 0.016% chance of driver death (1.4% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2022 Audi e-tron has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0158% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 1.7994%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0158% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 1.7994% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2022 Audi e-tron is 67% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2022 Audi e-tron is 69% less likely to result in a fatal accident.

Active safety features greatly enhance occupant safety by reducing the likelihood of a crash. Active safety systems that are standard on the Audi e-tron include: Active Lane Assist and Audi Side Assist.

Some safety technologies get a lot of press, but another may also improve safety. Side mirror turn signals are standard on the Audi e-tron. They alert other vehicles of your intention to switch lanes, which allows the other vehicle's driver to prevent an impending accident with you.


And it is safer than many comparable models.

10076Maserati GhibliHyundai Genesis G90Volvo V60 RechargeLincoln AviatorAudi A7A. e-tron SportbackAudi e-tronAudi Q8Genesis GV80A. A6 Allroad (Wagon)Comparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2022 Audi e-tron with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 76 to 100. The 2022 Audi e-tron is safer than the 2022 Maserati Ghibli, the 2022 Hyundai Genesis G90, the 2022 Volvo V60 Recharge, the 2022 Lincoln Aviator, the 2022 Audi A7, the 2022 Audi A6 Allroad (Wagon), the 2022 Genesis GV80, and the 2022 Audi Q8. It is about as safe as the 2022 Audi e-tron Sportback.

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