NCAP 5-Star Crash Test/Rollover Ratings

2012 Elantra 2 DR FWD

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

2012 Elantra 4 DR FWD Early Release

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

2012 Elantra 4 DR FWD Later Release

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

2012 Elantra Touring 5 HB 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 Star ratings are valid for models produced before or on June 22, 2011 if manufactured at the Hyundai Alabama plant (before VIN# 5NPDH4AE0CH084176), or July 19, 2011 if manufactured at the Hyundai Ulsan plant in South Korea (before VIN# KMHDH4AEXCU255243).

2 Star ratings are valid for models produced after June 22, 2011 if manufactured at the Hyundai Alabama plant (on or after VIN# 5NPDH4AE0CH084176), or July 19, 2011 if manufactured at the Hyundai Ulsan plant in South Korea (on or after VIN# KMHDH4AEXCU255243).

IIHS Crash Test & Rollover Safety Ratings

Good Acceptable Marginal Poor

2012 Hyundai Elantra 4-door sedan

2012 Hyundai Elantra 4-door sedan Good performance in front, side, rear and rollover tests.

Moderate Overlap
G Overall
G Structure
G Head/Neck Injury
G Chest Injury
G Left Leg Injury
G Right Leg Injury
G Restraints
Full IIHS Moderate Overlap Crash Test report »
Small Overlap (Driver)
A Overall
M Structure
G Head/Neck Injury
G Chest Injury
G Hip/Thigh Injury
G Lower Leg Injury
A 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
G Pelvis/Legs Injury
Rear Passenger
G Head Protection
G Head/Neck Injury
G Torso Injury
A Pelvis/Legs Injury
Full IIHS Side Impact Crash Test report »
Rear Rating1
G Overall
G Geometry
G Dynamic
Full IIHS Rear Impact Crash Test report »
Rollover Rating
G Overall
Full IIHS Rollover Safety report »

1 — Manual cloth seat mfg after March 2011. Applies only to models built after Mar 2011.

Good Acceptable Marginal Poor

2012 Hyundai Elantra Touring 4-door wagon

Moderate Overlap
Not tested.
Small Overlap (Driver)
Not tested.
Small Overlap (Passenger)
Not tested.
Side Rating
Not tested.
Rear Rating1
G Overall
G Geometry
G Dynamic
Full IIHS Rear Impact Crash Test report »
Rollover Rating
Not tested.

1 — Manual cloth seats AHR.

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.