NCAP 5-Star Crash Test/Rollover Ratings

2012 500 3 HB FWD Early Release

Front Driver
****
Front Passenger
***
Side Driver
*****
Side Passenger
**
Side Pole
***
Rollover
****
NCAP 2012 Fiat 500 front crash test photoNCAP 2012 Fiat 500 side crash test photoNCAP 2012 Fiat 500 side pole crash test photo

2012 500 3 HB FWD Later Release

Front Driver
****
Front Passenger
***
Side Driver
*****
Side Passenger
**
Side Pole
***
Rollover
****
NCAP 2012 Fiat 500 front crash test photoNCAP 2012 Fiat 500 side crash test photoNCAP 2012 Fiat 500 side pole crash test photo

2012 500 Cabrio C FWD

Front Driver
not tested
Front Passenger
not tested
Side Driver
not tested
Side Passenger
not tested
Side Pole
not tested
Rollover
not tested

1 Although not included in the star rating, the rear passenger's abdominal rib deflection was elevated. These ratings apply to vehicles before January 4, 2012.

2 These ratings apply to vehicles manufactured on or after January 4, 2012.

IIHS Crash Test & Rollover Safety Ratings

Good Acceptable Marginal Poor

2012 Fiat 500 2-door hatchback

2012 Fiat 500 2-door hatchback Applies only to models built after July 2011.

Moderate Overlap
G Overall
G Structure
A Head/Neck Injury
G Chest Injury
G Left Leg Injury
A Right Leg Injury
G Restraints
Full IIHS Moderate Overlap Crash Test report »
Small Overlap (Driver)1
P Overall
P Structure
G Head/Neck Injury
G Chest Injury
M Hip/Thigh Injury
P Lower Leg Injury
P Restraints
Full IIHS Small Overlap Driver-side Crash Test report »
Small Overlap (Passenger)
Not tested.
Side Rating
G Overall
G Structure
Driver
G Head Protection
G Head/Neck Injury
G Torso Injury
M Pelvis/Legs Injury
Rear Passenger
G Head Protection
G Head/Neck Injury
G Torso Injury
G Pelvis/Legs Injury
Full IIHS Side Impact Crash Test report »
Rear Rating2
G Overall
G Geometry
G Dynamic
Full IIHS Rear Impact Crash Test report »
Rollover Rating
G Overall
Full IIHS Rollover Safety report »

1 — Applies only to models built after July 2011.

2 — Manual leatherette seat (AHR) mfg after July 2011. Applies only to models built after July 2011.

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.