2020 Kia Sorento Safety Ratings

April 30th, 2020 by

2020 Kia Sorento


The 2020 Kia Sorento safety rating has an overall score of “good” by the IIHS and NHTSA in head-on, side, and rear collisions. Armed with a plethora of safety features and a durable exterior, the Kia Sorento has undergone multiple crash tests to ensure your family’s safety on the streets of Kansas City. All our new vehicles are equipped with the latest safety features the industry has to offer, and the Sorento encapsulates our commitment to the safety of our customers. Cable Dahmer Kia of Lee's Summit has a full rundown of the Kia Sorento safety rating below!

NHTSA Kia Safety Rating: 2020 Sorento

The Kia Sorento has a durable exterior that performed well in collision tests from the NHTSA. Frontal and sides collisions are its strongest points with a five-star rating on both tests. See below for details on the three main Kia safety rating tests conducted on the 2020 Sorento:

  • Frontal Crash: The Kia Sorento received a 5/5 star safety rating in a head-on collision situation.
  • Side Crash: The Sorento received a 5/5 safety rating in tests where the vehicle was hit from the side at 38 mph.
  • Rollover: 4/5 star rating, with a rollover risk of 15%, according to the NHTSA.

Interior Features & the Kia Safety Rating

The Kia Sorento safety rating is high for a reason. It offers Independence drivers a multitude of interior safety features that will keep you safe on the road to Raymore. See below for a full list of the interior safety features offered by the new Kia Sorento:

  • Dual Front Advanced Airbags
  • Dual Front Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
  • Side Curtain Airbags (1st and second rows)
  • Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Electronic Brake Force Distribution
  • Brake Assist System
  • Hill Start Assist Control
  • Rear Seat Child Safety Door Locks

Kia Sorento Safety Rating: Exterior Safety Features

The exterior of your Kia Sorento is the first line of defense during a collision. The Kia safety rating tests determined that the frame of the vehicle is durable enough to endure front and side collisions inflicted at approximately 35 mph without significant damage. Exterior safety features include:

  • Rollover Sensor
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  • Side Impact Door Beams
  • Front and Rear Crumple Zones
  • Vehicle Stability Management System

Explore the 2020 Kia Sorento at Cable Dahmer Kia of Lee's Summit

Raytown families can trust the Kia Sorento to keep them safe on the road, wherever they go. With an above-average safety rating and an array of features that protect the vehicle from collisions and vehicle malfunctions, you can rest assured that your Kia is built to withstand anything life brings. Compare the safety rating, color options, and more of the Sorento vs. Toyota Highlander and Kia Optima to see which vehicle is a better choice for your family.  Apply for financing to see if you’re approved to drive home today!

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