2016 Kia Sedona  RealSafeCars82Safety Rating

#3 of 2016 Minivan/Vans

#46 of all 2016 vehicles

Pictured: 2015 Kia Sedona
The Sedona, part of Kia's lineup since 2002, is a three-row large minivan with seating up to 8. The Sedona has offered Android Auto and Apple CarPlay since 2015. Kia offers a 5-year, 60,000-mile basic warranty, and a 10-year, 100,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.

The 2016 Kia Sedona is average compared to all vehicles.

Comparison to all vehicles.  This plot shows RSC safety scores on the horizontal axis vs. the number of vehicles with each safety score (depicted by bar height and percentages at the bottom). Colors reflect vehicle safety, ranging from red (not that safe) to green (safer). For reference, a score of 0 implies a 0.15% chance of driver death (13% chance of driver injury) over 15 years, and a score of 100 reflects a 0.016% chance (1.4% chance of driver injury). The 2016 Kia Sedona has a score of 82, implying a 0.04% chance of driver death (3.5% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2016 Kia Sedona has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0396% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 4.518%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0396% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 4.518% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2016 Kia Sedona is 15% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other , the 2016 Kia Sedona is 7% less likely to result in a fatal accident.


And it is about as safe as many comparable models.

9470Nissan QuestDodge Grand CaravanFord TaurusFord FlexC. Town and CountryDodge DurangoToyota SiennaHonda OdysseyGMC AcadiaFord ExplorerChevrolet TraverseKia SedonaComparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2016 Kia Sedona with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 70 to 94. The 2016 Kia Sedona is safer than the 2016 Nissan Quest, the 2016 Dodge Grand Caravan, the 2016 Ford Taurus, the 2016 Ford Flex, and the 2016 Chrysler Town and Country and less safe than the 2016 Dodge Durango. It is about as safe as the 2016 Chevrolet Traverse, the 2016 Ford Explorer, and the 2016 GMC Acadia.

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