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How Safe is the Award-Winning Kia Telluride?

2022 Kia Telluride Safety Features and Driver Assists 

Kia vehicles are known for many things, but discerning buyers will be relieved to know that the modern Kia lineup offers an exceptional range of standard driver assists that few competitors can match. In this guide we uncover some of the various safety features and driver assists that owners can enjoy in the award-winning 2022 Kia Telluride this year here at the Friendly Kia dealership in New Port Richey, FL. 

Standard Advanced Driver-Assistance Systems (ADAS) 

The 2022 Kia Telluride comes with an array of safety-enhancing features, including the standard “Kia Drive Wise” suite of Advanced Driver-Assistance Systems (ADAS). New this year, Navigation Based Smart Cruise Control-Curve (NSCC) is an enhanced version of Kia’s Smart Cruise Control system that uses navigation system data to provide a smoother automated driving experience. Every 2022 Telluride from the base LX to the top-level SX benefits from the following active safety highlights: 

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  • Blind Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist-Rear (BCA-R) 
  • Driver Attention Warning (DAW) 
  • Forward Collision Avoidance with Pedestrian & Cyclist Detection (FCA) 
  • Forward Collision Warning (FCW) 
  • Highway Driving Assist (HDA) 
  • Lane Departure Warning (LDW) 
  • Lane Following Assist (LFA) 
  • Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) 
  • Navigation-based Smart Cruise Control-Curve (NSCC-C) 
  • Parking Distance Warning – Reverse (PDW-R) 
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Collision – Avoidance Assist (RCCA) 
  • Rear View Monitor (RVM) with Parking Guidance-Dynamic 
  • Smart Cruise Control (SCC) with Stop & Go (S&G) 

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Other Standard Safety & Security Features 

Advanced airbags are deployed intelligently based on the severity of an impact and include two front advanced airbags, two front seat-mounted side airbags, full-length side curtain airbags, and a driver’s knee airbag. Other standard safety and security features in the 2022 Kia Telluride include rollover and side impact sensors, three-point seatbelts, Anti-lock Brake System (ABS), Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Hill-start Assist Control (HAC), Trailer Stability Assist (TSA), Torque Vectoring Corner Control (TVCC), Vehicle Stability Management (VSM), and Electronic Parking Brake (EPB). 

Optional Safety & Security Features  

There are other more advanced features available only on select versions of the 2022 Kia Telluride. Those reserved only for the top Telluride models include: 

  • Blind-Spot View Monitor (BVM) 
  • High Beam Assist (HBA) 
  • Parking Distance Warning – Forward (PDW-F) 
  • Surround View Monitor (SVM) 
  • Head Up Display (HUD) 

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