FIAT 500X 2016

The 2016 Fiat 500X hitting the barrier in the frontal offset test.

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5 ANCAP Star RatingANCAP Logo
Crash TestScoreMaximum Score
Overall Score36.12out of 37
Frontal Offset test15.12out of 16
Side impact test16out of 16
Pole test (Optional)2out of 2
Bonus points3out of 3


2016 5 star ANCAP rated

The tested model of Fiat 500X was introduced in Australia in December 2015. This ANCAP safety rating applies to all variants built from July 2016, when rear seat belt reminders became standard.


Safety Feature Summary

The safety feature information below is subject to change without notice. For up to date safety feature specifications for all variants, please see the safety feature table to the right or contact the manufacturer.

Dual frontal, side chest and side head airbags (curtains) and a driver knee airbag are standard. Advanced seat belt reminders are fitted to all seats from July 2016. Autonomous emergency braking (AEB City & AEB Interurban) and lane support systems (LSS) are not available on the base variant but are optional or standard on higher variants.

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Frontal Offset Crash Test Results

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Region Score Score Type Maximum Score
Frontal Offset* 15.12 pts (out of 16)
Head/Neck 4 pts
Chest 3.57 pts
Upper Legs 4 pts
Lower Legs 3.55 pts

The passenger compartment held its shape well in the frontal offset test. Pedal and steering wheel displacements were well controlled. Driver and passenger contact with the airbags was stable. All doors remained closed during the crash.

What is frontal offset test?

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Side Impact Test Results

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Region Score Score Type Maximum Score
Side Impact* 16 pts (out of 16)
Head 4 pts
Chest 4 pts
Abdomen 4 pts
Pelvis 4 pts

Good protection was provided for the driver in the side impact test.

The vehicle was eligible for a side pole test because it has side curtain airbags. The vehicle scored the maximum 2 points for head protection in this test.

What is side impact test?

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) provides consumers with independent and transparent information on the level of occupant and pedestrian protection provided by different new car models, in the most common types of crashes, through its star rating program.



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Whiplash Protection Test

Whiplash protection is assessed to the RCAR Protocol

Geometric test: Good
Dynamic test: Good

Overall whiplash rating: Good

Whiplash Protection Crash Test Image
Acceptable

Pedestrian Summary

Adult & child head impacts: 15.21 points
Upper leg impacts: 6.00 points
Lower leg impacts: 6.00 points

This vehicle scored 27.21 out of 36 points (Acceptable). Performance was predominately good for head impacts on the bonnet. The windscreen base could be modified for improvement. Leg protection was good. (v8.2)


Pedestrian Rating Explained

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) provides consumers with independent and transparent information on the level of occupant and pedestrian protection provided by different new car models, in the most common types of crashes, through its star rating program.



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Pedestrian Rating - please view table for scores

Base Model Safety Features

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Optional
No Information

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