NCAP 5-Star Crash Test/Rollover Ratings

2012 Sierra 1500 Hybrid PU/CC

Front Driver
****
Front Passenger
****
Side Driver
*****
Side Passenger
*****
Side Pole
*****
Rollover
****

2012 Sierra 1500 PU/CC

Front Driver
****
Front Passenger
****
Side Driver
*****
Side Passenger
*****
Side Pole
*****
Rollover
****

2012 Sierra 1500 PU/EC

Front Driver
*****
Front Passenger
****
Side Driver
*****
Side Passenger
*****
Side Pole
*****
Rollover
****

2012 Sierra 1500 PU/RC

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

2012 Sierra 2500 PU/CC 4WD W/ SAB

Front Driver
***
Front Passenger
***
Side Driver
*****
Side Passenger
*****
Side Pole
*****
Rollover
****

2012 Sierra 2500 PU/CC 4WD W/O SAB

Front Driver
***
Front Passenger
***
Side Driver
*****
Side Passenger
*****
Side Pole
*
Rollover
****

2012 Sierra 2500 PU/CC RWD W/ SAB

Front Driver
***
Front Passenger
***
Side Driver
*****
Side Passenger
*****
Side Pole
*****
Rollover
***

2012 Sierra 2500 PU/CC RWD W/O SAB

Front Driver
***
Front Passenger
***
Side Driver
*****
Side Passenger
*****
Side Pole
*
Rollover
***

2012 Sierra 2500 PU/EC 4WD

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

2012 Sierra 2500 PU/EC RWD

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

2012 Sierra 2500 PU/RC 4WD

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

2012 Sierra 2500 PU/RC RWD

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

2012 Sierra 3500 PU/CC

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

2012 Sierra 3500 PU/EC

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

2012 Sierra 3500 PU/RC

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

1 The side barrier and pole star ratings are applicable to vehicles without side curtains in the front and rear seats and without torso/pelvis side air bags in the front seats

2 The side barrier and pole star ratings are applicable to vehicles without side curtains in the front and rear seats and without torso/pelvis side air bags in the front seats. Although not included in the star rating the driver dummy's thoracic and abdomen rib deflection readings were elevated.

IIHS Crash Test & Rollover Safety Ratings

Good Acceptable Marginal Poor

2012 GMC Sierra 1500 Crew cab pickup

Moderate Overlap
G Overall
G Head/Neck Injury
G Chest Injury
A Left Leg Injury
G Right Leg Injury
G Restraints
G Structure
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Small Overlap
Not tested.
Side Rating
A Overall
A Structure
Driver
G Head Protection
G Head/Neck Injury
A Torso Injury
G Pelvis/Legs Injury
Rear Passenger
G Head Protection
G Head/Neck Injury
M Torso Injury
G Pelvis/Legs Injury
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Rear Rating
A Overall
G Geometry
A Dynamic
TEST NOTES: Manual cloth seats. Get the full IIHS report »
Rollover Rating
M Overall
TEST NOTES: Rating applies only to Crew Cab models. Get the full IIHS report »

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.