September 27, 2013

All-new Kia Carens wins Euro NCAP 5-Star safety rating

• Maximum safety rating for Kia’s new five or seven-seater compact MPV
• Carens achieves high point scores across all elements of Euro NCAP test

The all-new Kia Carens compact MPV has been awarded a maximum 5-Star safety rating by Europe’s leading road safety organisation, Euro NCAP.

The Kia Carens is one of only two compact MPV models currently on sale in Europe to earn 5-Stars in the 2013 Euro NCAP tests.  The five-door, five or seven-seater Kia achieved high scores for Adult Occupant Protection (94%), Child Occupant Protection (76%), Safety Assist equipment (81%) and Pedestrian protection (64%).