2021 Kia Sorento Safety Ratings

August 24th, 2021 by
2021 Kia Sorento

One of the key components to any versatile SUV is safety, and with a set of the advanced features plus the 2021 Kia Sorento safety ratings make this model a trusted ride through Los Angeles. Earning top marks from the automotive industry’s trusted safety organizations, as well as new driver-assist technology, you can stay protected in your next SUV. Learn more about the 2021 Kia Sorento safety ratings from Kia of Cerritos today!

IIHS Kia Safety Rating: 2021 Sorento

The IIHS put the 2021 Kia Sorento through several thorough crash tests to see how it held up in the event of a collision on Carson roads. The SUV earned a rating of Good in every crashworthiness test along with superior ratings for both the optional and standard front crash prevention systems. Here are the 2021 Kia Sorento safety ratings from the IIHS below:

Crashworthiness:

  • Small overlap front, driver, and passenger side: Good
  • Moderate overlap front: Good
  • Side: Good
  • Roof strength: Good
  • Head restraints & seats: Good

Crash avoidance and mitigation:

  • Headlights: Good/Poor (depending on trim)
  • Front crash prevention, vehicle-to-vehicle: Superior/Superior (Standard/Optional)
  • Front crash prevention, vehicle-to-pedestrian: Superior/Advanced (Optional/Standard)

NHTSA Kia Safety Rating: 2021 Sorento

The NHTSA also assessed the crash performance of the Kia Sorento for 2021 across the range of options offered in this SUV such as the FWD, AWD, or hybrid option. Across the organization’s top categories it earned the following NHTSA 2021 Kia Sorento safety ratings:

  • Overall: Four out of five stars
  • Frontal crash: Four out of five stars
  • Side crash: Five out of five stars
  • Rollover: Four out of five stars

Kia Sorento Safety Rating: Safety Features

Alongside the peace of mind, you’ll get after reviewing the 2021 Kia Sorento safety ratings, you can continue to stay safe along Carson roads thanks to the inclusion of the Kia Drive Wise Driver Assist Technology. This cutting-edge safety package along with a host of reliable standard features offers better control, alertness, and visibility behind the wheel. Take a look at some of the safety and driver-assist features you’ll have in the Kia Sorento below:

Standard Safety Features

  • Anti-Lock Braking System, 4-Wheel Disc Brakes
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Traction Control System
  • Hill Start Assist Control
  • Tire-Pressure Monitoring System
  • Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children
  • Rear Child-Safety Door Locks

Kia Drive Wise Driver Assist Technology

  • Forward Collision Avoidance-Assist with Pedestrian Detection
  • Driver Attention Warning with Leading Vehicle Departure Alert
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • Lane Following Assist
  • High Beam Assist
  • Rear View Monitor with Dynamic Parking Guidance
  • Rear Occupant Alert

See More Kia Safety Ratings at Kia of Cerritos

As you can see, the 2021 Kia Sorento safety ratings and features offer enhanced peace of mind for your Orange County commute. Find a new Kia Sorento for sale at Kia of Cerritos and explore incredible savings on your favorite trims when you take a look at our new vehicle specials. Check out other Kia safety ratings, and apply for financing online at home to get started. Contact us today for more information and to schedule a test drive at our dealership in Cerritos!

 

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