2022 Dodge Charger  RealSafeCars86Safety Rating

#14 of 2022 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons

#64 of all 2022 vehicles

Pictured: 2016 Dodge Charger
The Charger, part of Dodge's lineup since 2006, is a large sedan with seating up to 5. It handles mud, snow, and sand with ease with optional all-wheel drive (AWD). The Dodge Charger provides superior horsepower for its class, offering great power. Dodge offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.

The 2022 Dodge Charger is above 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 Dodge Charger has a score of 86, implying a 0.034% chance of driver death (3% chance of injury). If equipped with optional advanced driver safety features, the chance of death falls to 0.032%, and the chance of injury falls to 2.8%.

We estimate that the 2022 Dodge Charger has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0341% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 3.8923%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0341% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 3.8923% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2022 Dodge Charger is 27% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2022 Dodge Charger is 32% less likely to result in a fatal accident.

2022 Dodge Charger offers AEB optionally. With AEB, the vehicle lifetime fatality chance drops by 7%.

Active safety features on the 2022 Dodge Charger can protect loved ones by preventing accidents and reducing accident severity. An active safety system that is standard on the 2022 Dodge Charger is Forward Collision Warning (FCW) with Active Braking. There is an optional safety feature on the 2022 Dodge Charger which may add to the cost but should be strongly considered --- Blind Spot Monitoring Rear Cross Path with Trailer Detection.

And it is less safe than many comparable cars.

10072Volkswagen ArteonINFINITI Q50M.-B. E-ClassChevrolet BlazerDodge ChargerHyundai Genesis G80Audi Q7BMW X5J. Grand Cherokee WKAudi A6Acura MDXVolvo S90 RechargeComparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2022 Dodge Charger with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 72 to 100. The 2022 Dodge Charger is safer than the 2022 Volkswagen Arteon and the 2022 INFINITI Q50 and less safe than the 2022 Volvo S90 Recharge, the 2022 Acura MDX, the 2022 Audi A6, the 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee WK, the 2022 BMW X5, and the 2022 Audi Q7. It is about as safe as the 2022 Chevrolet Blazer.

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