2022 Kia K5
#60 of 2022 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons
#166 of all 2022 vehicles
The K5, introduced by Kia in 2021, is a midsize sedan with seating up to 5. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it handles mud, snow, and sand with ease. Exceeding the average MPG (miles per gallon) for its class, it reduces fuel costs and the carbon footprint. Kia offers a 5-year, 60,000-mile basic warranty, and a 10-year, 100,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.
We estimate that the 2022 Kia K5 has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0576% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 6.5757%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0576% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 6.5757% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2022 Kia K5 is 23% more likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2022 Kia K5 is 14% more likely to result in a fatal accident.
2022 Kia K5 offers AEB optionally. With AEB, the vehicle lifetime fatality chance drops by 14%.
Active safety features on the 2022 Kia K5 can protect loved ones by reducing accident severity and preventing accidents. The following active safety system is included even on lower trims/versions of the 2022 Kia K5: Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA). Some safety features are optional on the 2022 Kia K5--- although they add to the cost, one should consider the benefits of Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) and Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist (BCA).
Another advanced safety feature --- while not cutting edge --- can still improve vehicle safety. Side mirror turn signals are optional on the Kia K5. They alert other vehicles of your intention to switch lanes, which allows the other vehicle's driver to prevent an impending accident with you.