NCAP 5-Star Crash Test/Rollover Ratings

1998 Cavalier 2-DR.

Front Driver
***
Front Passenger
****
Side Driver
*
Side Passenger
**
Rollover
not tested
NCAP 1998 Chevrolet Cavalier front crash test photo

1998 Cavalier 4-DR.

Front Driver
****
Front Passenger
****
Side Driver
*
Side Passenger
***
Rollover
not tested
NCAP 1998 Chevrolet Cavalier front crash test photoNCAP 1998 Chevrolet Cavalier side crash test photo

1 Due to the intrusion of the left front door during the side impact test, the interior door panel struck the pelvis of the driver dummy, causing a high pelvic acceleration. High pelvic accelerations, in excess of 130 g's, have a higher likelihood of Pelvic fracture.

IIHS Crash Test & Rollover Safety Ratings

Good Acceptable Marginal Poor

1998 Chevrolet Cavalier 4-door sedan

Moderate Overlap
P Overall
P Structure
A Head/Neck Injury
G Chest Injury
P Left Leg Injury
G Right Leg Injury
P Restraints
Full IIHS Moderate Overlap Crash Test report »
Small Overlap (Driver)
Not tested.
Small Overlap (Passenger)
Not tested.
Side Rating
Not tested.
Rear Rating
Not tested.
Rollover Rating
Not tested.

Ratings only apply to the model and body or seat type tested. The date of manufacture and optional safety equipment can affect results. For full details see www.iihs.org.