Hyundai Owns Most IIHS Safety Awards in Industry

2021 Hyundai Sonata | Toronto, ON

Seeking a safe vehicle for you and your loved ones? Check out the Hyundai model lineup. We offer the most combined Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) safety awards in the industry, with 11 of its models earning the title of TOP SAFETY PICK or TOP SAFETY PICK+.

The 2021 Hyundai Palisade was the eleventh model to earn one of these titles from the IIHS. This three-row SUV was named a 2020 IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+, thanks to its standard LED headlamps and advanced driver-assistance technologies.

IIHS Safety Recognitions

  • 2021 Hyundai Venue: TOP SAFETY PICK with specific headlights
  • 2021 Hyundai Kona: TOP SAFETY PICK with optional front crash prevention and specific headlights
  • 2021 Hyundai Tucson: TOP SAFETY PICK with optional front crash prevention and specific headlights
  • 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe: TOP SAFETY PICK with specific headlights
  • 2021 Hyundai Nexo: TOP SAFETY PICK+
  • 2021 Hyundai Palisade: TOP SAFETY PICK+
  • 2020 Hyundai Palisade – TOP SAFETY PICK with specific headlights
  • 2021 Hyundai Elantra: TOP SAFETY PICK with optional front crash prevention and specific headlights
  • 2020 Hyundai Elantra GT: TOP SAFETY PICK with optional front crash prevention and specific headlights
  • 2021 Hyundai Veloster: TOP SAFETY PICK with optional front crash prevention and specific headlights
  • 2021 Hyundai Sonata: TOP SAFETY PICK with specific headlights

Award Title Explanations

A TOP SAFETY PICK+ must earn the top rating of “Good” in six crashworthiness tests and an “Advanced” or “Superior” rating for its front-crash prevention and a “Good” rating for its headlights.

To earn the title of IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK, a vehicle must earn a rating of “Acceptable” or “Good” on the passenger-side small overlap front test, along with an “Advanced” or a “Superior” rating for front-crash prevention. It also must have an “Acceptable” headlight rating.

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