Kia EV6 gets a 5-star safety rating from the Euro NCAP crash test with a good overall safety for occupants and the Vulnerable Road users as well.

Google nEws

Euro in NCAP published its crashed test safety rating for EV6 the electric futuristic SUV from the South Korean brand. The electric crossover has achieved a 5-star safety rating with admirable performance in individual areas of testing. For a complete picture let’s take a look at a detailed breakdown of the Kia EV6 crash test rating from Europe NCAP.  

Kia EV6 Euro NCAP crash test safety rating

In terms of adult document safety, the vehicle was awarded a 90% score. The front passenger had good protection forehead and those thighs along with adequate protection for the tibia. The driver had good prediction of the head thighs feet adequate protection for the driver and marginal protection for the left tibia. The rear passenger had adequate protection for the torso along with protection everywhere else.

These results are of the front impact crashes if we look at the side impact crash test occupant had good production all around. The rare impact test revealed good neck protection for the front seat occupants in marginal protection for the rear seat occupants. The vehicle scored 86% in terms of child document safety offering good protection to 6-year-old and 10-year-old dummies.

Hyundai Grand I10 NIOS corporate edition launched at 6.29 lakh

On the side, the impact is only the head of the 10-year-old marginal protection with good protection in all other areas at the back. The car managed to achieve a 64% score for pedestrian safety as well. The protection offered by the bumpers to pedestrian thighs was good but the bonnet offered only marginal protection to pedestrian heads.

System like autonomous braking with front collision warning which can recognize pedestrian cyclist helps improve the overall score on the crash test. Euro NCAP also awarded Kia EV6 87% rating in overall terms of safety assists thanks to the on-board safety equipment like speed limit access seat belt reminder driver attention monitoring Linux forward collision avoidance assist blind spot. Kia EV6 is scheduled to launch in the Indian market on June 2nd, 2022 with only 100 units will be dispatched this year. The bookings are set to open from March 26, 2022. The price tag could be expected to hover around 60,00,000 ex-showroom New Delhi.