2022 BMW X1  RealSafeCars77Safety Rating

#79 of 2022 SUVs

#139 of all 2022 vehicles

Pictured: 2018 BMW X1
The X1, which BMW introduced in 2013, is a small SUV with seating up to 5. The BMW X1 provides superior horsepower for its class, offering great power. Having better than average EPA (miles per gallon) for its class, it reduces fuel costs and pollution. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it bypasses mud and snow with ease. BMW offers a 4-year, 50,000-mile basic/powertrain warranty on its lineup.

The 2022 BMW X1 is 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 2022 BMW X1 has a score of 77, implying a 0.046% chance of driver death (4.1% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2022 BMW X1 has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0459% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 5.2474%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0459% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 5.2474% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2022 BMW X1 is 1% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2022 BMW X1 is 13% more likely to result in a fatal accident.

BMW's Active Driving Assistant active safety features can protect loved ones by preventing accidents and reducing accident severity. Active safety systems that are standard on the BMW X1 include: Emergency Brake Assist and Lane-Change Warning with Lane-Change Assist.

Some safety technologies get a lot of press, but another may also improve safety. Standard side mirror turn signals alert others of your intention to turn or switch lanes allowing them to react accordingly, which can prevent accidents caused by not seeing a vehicle in the blind spot.

And it is less safe than many comparable cars.

9273Buick Encore GXBMW X1Jeep CherokeeM. Outlander PHEVLexus UXMINI CountrymanAudi Q3Volvo XC40Ford Bronco SportMazda CX-30Lincoln CorsairChevrolet EquinoxComparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2022 BMW X1 with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 73 to 92. The 2022 BMW X1 is less safe than the 2022 Lexus UX, the 2022 MINI Countryman, the 2022 Chevrolet Equinox, the 2022 Lincoln Corsair, the 2022 Mazda CX-30, the 2022 Ford Bronco Sport, the 2022 Volvo XC40, and the 2022 Audi Q3. It is about as safe as the 2022 Buick Encore GX and the 2022 Jeep Cherokee.

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