The 2016 Sorento received five stars in the front and side crash tests and four stars in the rollover crash test.
The rating applies to front-wheel-drive and all-wheel-drive versions of the Sorento, which is on sale now at here at Butler Kia.
Standard safety equipment includes six airbags, anti-lock brakes and electronic stability control. Optional safety features include lane-departure warning, forward collision warning and blind-spot detection systems. The Sorento’s extensive use of Advanced High Strength Steel also ratchets up the safety factor, making it stiffer and more durable than ever.
Key competitors to the Sorento include the Chevrolet Equinox, Ford Edge, Honda Pilot and Toyota RAV4.*
*According to Edmunds: Car shoppers should note that the 2015 Chevrolet Equinox and 2015 Honda Pilot earned a four-star overall safety rating from NHTSA. The 2015 Ford Edge has not been rated. The newest versions of the 2015 Toyota RAV4 earned the top five-star safety rating from NHTSA, while earlier 2015 RAV4s earned a four-star overall safety rating.
Ready to see what a multiple award-winning 2016 Kia looks like? Stop by the corner of Crater Lake Hwy and Vilas Rd in Medord for an informative walk-around from one of Butler’s Product Specialists. We’d love to see you and we’ll have the coffee on.