2016 Kia Sorento - NHTSA 5-Star Crash Test Rating
2016 Kia Sorento - NHTSA 5-Star Crash Test Rating - This morning Kia announced that its all-new 2016 Sorento CUV received the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration?s (NHTSA) 5-star overall crash test safety rating. The core of the all-new 2016 Sorento is its significantly enhanced platform. The structures torsional rigidity was improved by 14 percent over the 2015 model thanks in part to 53-percent using Advanced High Strength Steel, a 115 percent increase over the previous generation. Liberal application of industrial strength adhesives, the use of dual-seal lip joints as well as large diameter and laser welding techniques combine to make the 2016 model the strongest Sorento ever built. The Sorento is built at Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia (KMMG) in West Point, GA.