Safety Highlights of the 2017 Kia Sorento

2017 Kia Sorento safety

If you’re looking for a new crossover SUV, it’s a good bet that safety is a top concern of yours. The 2017 Kia Sorento safety ratings and features should put it at the top of your list, earning it five out of five stars in government crash safety tests from the NHTSA. We break down the active, passive, and driver assistance safety features that set this crossover apart and make it a smart choice for families in Haverill and Lowell, MA.

Active and Passive Safety Features

With a reinforced body made out of 53% high-strength steel and available all-wheel drive, the 2017 Kia Sorento instills confidence in drivers and passengers right out of the gate. On top of these important up-front features, you’ll also find other standard safety features like:

  • Electronic Stability Control (ESC)

  • Hill-Start Assist Control (HAC)

  • Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD)

  • Brake Assist System (BAS)

  • Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATC)

Driver Assistance Features

In addition to its outstanding list of active and passive safety features, the 2017 Kia Sorento is also offered with a tremendous array of advanced safety features that will make driving easier and safer. This includes a standard rearview camera, as well as available features like:

  • Surround View Monitor (SVM)

  • Lane Departure Warning (LDWS)

  • Adaptive Smart Cruise Control (ASCC)

  • Blind-Spot Detection (BSD)

  • Rear Parking Assist System (RPAS)

Kia UVO eServices

The 2017 Kia Sorento has the features you need to stay safe and secure on the road, but sometimes there’s just no preventing an unexpected collision or emergency. For occasions like this, Kia UVO eServices is there to help you out with user functions like:

  • Parking Minder – Find where your car is parked with this helpful feature.

  • Vehicle Tracking – Whether your vehicle is lost in the parking lot or stolen, this feature uses GPS to find it for you.

  • Vehicle Tracking – Use geo-fencing and a speed tracker to monitor the driving habits and set geographic limits for your teen driver or valet.

  • 911 Connect – This feature will automatically places a phone call and transmits your location to authorities when the airbags are deployed.

  • Roadside Assistance – If you’re stranded on the side of the road, use this feature to get assistance.

Keep Everyone Safe in the 2017 Kia Sorento

When you’re looking for a family-friendly and affordable vehicle that’s got a generous lineup of safety features, remember the 2017 Kia Sorento. This crossover SUV is on sale with the safety features you’re looking for at Commonwealth Kia, open every day at 2 Commonwealth Dr. in Lawrence, MA. That’s only eight miles from Salem, NH via I-495 South. If you have questions before your visit, you can contact us at (978) 685-3400