What safety features does the 2019 Kia Optima offer?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Optima on Wednesday, March 13th, 2019 at 2:54 pm
back end of the 2019 kia optima

The top safety features offered with the 2019 Kia Optima 

Safety is always a priority to Kia and the engineers behind the vehicles know that sometimes the inevitable can happen. That’s why the 2019 Kia Optima has been engineered to keep all passengers safe, no matter what.  

air bag locations in 2019 kia optima

2019 Kia Optima Safety Exterior 

The 2019 Kia Optima uses Advanced High Strength Steel (AHSS) and a ring-shaped section to substantially increase body rigidity.  With 16 cores stress areas, the body structure is boosted for better driving dynamics and a quieter ride. 

Interior 2019 Kia Optima Safety designs 

As a part of the advanced airbag system, there are dual front, front-seat-mounted side, and full-length side curtain airbags. They all have high=tech sensors that has the ability to detect the severity of oncoming impacts, which helps control the airbag inflation. Along with the airbags, the seat belts come with three-points for added security over the lap and shoulders. The front seat belts can adjust to the heat of the passenger to provide a more secure fit. The 2019 Kia Optima also has rear child-safety door locks. 

Advanced integrated safety technology in the 2019 Kia Optima  

Some of the newest advanced systems in the 2019 Kia Optima is the Hill-Start Assist Control (HAC) and Vehicle Stability Management (VSM). Both technologies work automatically to give enhanced control so you can stay focused on the road. For handling, the Traction Control System (TCS) and the Electronic Stability Control (ESC) work hand in hand to help you maintain control of the car in harsh conditions. For further safety enhancements, the 2019 Kia Optima has an Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), which is designed to apply consistent braking as weight and distribution change. 


Read more about the 2019 Kia Optima: What are the 2019 Kia Optima Interior Features like? 

Want to test out the safety features and see the technology for yourself? Come test drive the newest 2019 Kia Optima. For any additional questions, contact us! 

Read more: How Far Can the Optima Travel on a Single Tank of Fuel? 


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