2023 Subaru BRZ Safety and Reliability

Subaru BRZ Reliability Rating

2023 BRZ Safety

The NHTSA hasn't provided a safety review of the Subaru BRZ for this model year or the previous one, but the IIHS has put the sexy coupe through its paces and found it to be pretty darn good - all crash tests yielded top scores of Good and the authority rated the BRZ as a Top Safety Pick+ for 2022, but only when equipped with the EyeSight technology that comes as standard with the auto 'box.

US NHTSA Crash Test Result

NHTSA safety ratings are not available at this time.

2023 BRZ Key Safety Features

Both cars have obligatory safety features, including seven airbags, LED lights, a rearview camera, ABS, tire pressure monitoring, and adaptive traction and stability control.

The Premium does not have any driver assistance features but the Limited at least adds blind-spot monitoring, lane keep assist, rear cross-traffic alert, and headlights that move with the steering wheel. The full EyeSight safety suite is only available on models equipped with an automatic transmission. It adds adaptive cruise control, pre-collision braking, lane departure intervention, sway warning, and lead vehicle start alert.

Subaru BRZ TrimsPremiumLimited
Back-Up CameraSS
Cross-Traffic AlertN/AS
Rear Parking AidN/AS
Blind Spot MonitorN/AS
Lane Departure WarningSS
Lane Keeping AssistSS
Night VisionN/AN/A
Tire Pressure MonitorSS
Brake AssistSS
Stability ControlSS
Traction ControlSS

2023 BRZ Reliability

The BRZ was all-new last year, but it came with a relatively clean recall history, with the last model that was recalled being the 2019 version. All years subsequent to this are recall-free.

The BRZ will likely maintain Subaru's generic limited warranty of three years/36,000 miles, powertrain warranty of five years/50,000 miles, and general wear item warranty of three years/36,000 miles.


  • Basic:
    3 Years \ 36,000 Miles
  • Drivetrain:
    5 Years \ 60,000 Miles
  • Corrosion:
    5 Years \ Unlimited Miles
  • Roadside Assistance:
    3 Years \ 36,000 Miles
To Top