What Safety Features Does the 2020 Kia Telluride Offer?
Safety is a top priority when it comes to shopping for a new family-friendly vehicle. The family-sized 2020 Kia Telluride showed off just how safe it is by taking home the second-highest safety rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). Learn all about this Top Safety Pick rating as well as what safety features the 2020 Kia Telluride offers in this guide from Classic Kia of Carrollton.
Kia Telluride IIHS Rating
The 2020 Telluride earned the Top Safety Pick from the IIHS, which is the second-highest rating vehicles can receive. During the testing, the Telluride went through six crash tests and had its crash avoidance systems and child seat anchors scored. Ratings were based on scales that ranged from “Poor” to “Good” and “Basic” to “Superior.” The Telluride was rated “Good” in each of the six IIHS crash tests, which included small overlap front: driver-side, small overlap front: passenger-side, moderate overlap front, side, roof strength, and head restraints and seats.
For the front crash prevention category, the Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist system was rated, which is a standard feature found in each of the 2020 Telluride models. This system avoided collisions at 12 mph and 25 mph during the testing and received the highest rating of “Superior.” “Acceptable” ratings were given to the standard child seat LATCH anchor access as well as the LED headlights found on higher Telluride trim levels.
Standard and Available Safety Features in 2020 Telluride
Kia works hard to keep drivers safe every time they get behind the wheel of one of their vehicles. To help push this initiative, Kia has included a number of standard and available safety and driver-assist technologies in the 2020 Kia Telluride. Some of the systems that can be found in the Telluride include:
- Blind Spot Collision Avoidance Assist-Rear
- Driver Attention Warning
- Forward Collision Avoidance with Pedestrian Detection
- Forward Collision Warning
- Lane Departure Warning
- Lane Following Assist
- Lane Keeping Assist
- Park Distance Warning – Reverse
- Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist
- Rear View Monitor with Dynamic Parking Guidance
Vehicle safety systems are designed to help prevent accidents and lessen their impact when they occur. The ratings earned by the 2020 Telluride during the IIHS testing prove just how safe this Kia model is. You can find your next 2020 Kia Telluride in the Classic Kia of Carrollton online inventory today.