The KIA was among the three safest cars in the world at the II IIHS Safety Awards n organized by the prestigious ITS IIHS ( IZSInenIse Instutate for Highway Safety) , which is the guide of the automotive industry with security tests.

At the IIHS Safety Awards, KIA Cerato, Niro, Niro-Hybrid, Optima and Sorento were rated as the ve Top Safety Pick Plus ento, the highest safety rating and awarded.

South Korean automotive giant KIA became one of three brands that won the gın highest security award HS by IIHS, an independent and respected security rating agency. With eight different models at the Safety Awards, KIA won five top awards for the Top Safety Pick Plus Award and three for the Top Safety Pick Award for the highest-rated security awards.

In 2019, IIHS has been making security standards more difficult. The KIA  Cerato, Niro-Hybrid, Optima and Sorento models competing at the IIHS Safety Awards received the iro Top Safety Pick Plus yarış award, the highest safety rating. Soul and Cadenza won the Top Safety Pick award for the Rio model with the KIA's sedan case.