NCAP 5-Star Crash Test/Rollover Ratings

2014 Forte 4 DR FWD

Front Driver
*****
Front Passenger
**
Side Driver
****
Side Passenger
*****
Side Pole
*****
Rollover
****
NCAP 2014 Kia Forte front crash test photoNCAP 2014 Kia Forte side crash test photoNCAP 2014 Kia Forte side pole crash test photo

2014 Forte 5 HB FWD

Front Driver
*****
Front Passenger
**
Side Driver
****
Side Passenger
*****
Side Pole
*****
Rollover
****

1 Although not included in the star rating, the rear passenger's thoracic rib deflection was elevated.

IIHS Crash Test & Rollover Safety Ratings

Good Acceptable Marginal Poor

2014 Kia Forte 4-door sedan

2013 Kia Forte 4-door sedan Applies only to sedan models.

Moderate Overlap
G Overall
G Head/Neck Injury
G Chest Injury
G Left Leg Injury
G Right Leg Injury
G Restraints
G Structure
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Small Overlap
P Overall
A Head/Neck Injury
G Chest Injury
P Hip/Thigh Injury
M Lower Leg/Foot Injury
P Restraints
P Structure
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Side Rating
G Overall
G Structure
Driver
G Head Protection
G Head/Neck Injury
A Torso Injury
G Pelvis/Legs Injury
Rear Passenger
G Head Protection
G Head/Neck Injury
G Torso Injury
G Pelvis/Legs Injury
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Rear Rating
G Overall
G Geometry
G Dynamic
TEST NOTES: Manual cloth seats mfg after May 2013. Applies to models built before May 2013. Applies to models built after May 2013. Get the full IIHS report »
Rollover Rating
G Overall
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Ratings only apply to the model and body or seat type tested. The date of manufacture and optional safety equipment can affect results. For full details see www.iihs.org.