2022 Kia Sportage
#87 of 2022 SUVs
#157 of all 2022 vehicles
The Sportage, a mainstay of Kia's lineup since 1995, is a small SUV with seating up to 5. Having more than average horsepower for its class, the Sportage packs some oomph. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it can easily bypass mud and snow. 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 Sportage has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0523% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 5.9744%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0523% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 5.9744% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2022 Kia Sportage is 12% more likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2022 Kia Sportage is 29% more likely to result in a fatal accident.
2022 Kia Sportage offers AEB optionally. With AEB, the vehicle lifetime fatality chance drops by 13%.
Active safety features can substantially reduce the risks of harm to vehicle occupants by preventing severe accidents. Some safety features are optional on the 2022 Kia Sportage--- although they add to the cost, one should consider the benefits of Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) and Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist (BCA).
A safety feature that may make a vehicle safer, even if not at the forefront of technological advances, should still be considered. Side mirror turn signals are optional on the Kia Sportage. They alert other vehicles of your intention to switch lanes, which allows the other vehicle's driver to prevent an impending accident with you.