2022 Hyundai Sonata Safety Ratings

October 22nd, 2021 by
2021 Hyundai Sonata

Looking for a family sedan that can truly keep you and your brood safer on Henderson and North Las Vegas roads? Introducing the 2022 Hyundai Sonata. This five-seater from Hyundai is here to help you take names and make a great impression while getting to your destination safely and securely. The impressive Hyundai Sonata safety ratings also add peace of mind to your every commute. Read more about how the IIHS and NHTSA are ranking the new Sonata sedan with Hyundai of Las Vegas!

2022 Sonata Safety Ratings From the NHTSA

The NHTSA put the 2022 Sonata to the test and found that it offers impressive safety potential, and plenty of safety features. The NHTSA scores crash test ratings for vehicles on a scale from one to five stars, with the Sonata earning a five-star overall rating. Explore further NHTSA Sonata crash test scores here:

  • Overall front: 4 stars
  • Overall side: 5 stars
  • Driver side: 4 stars
  • Passenger side: 5 stars
  • Rollover: 5 stars
  • Side pole: 5 stars
  • Side barrier: 5 stars

2022 Sonata Safety Ratings From the IIHS

The 2022 Hyundai Sonata has not yet been ranked by the IIHS, but the 2021 model has received fantastic ratings. To earn the title of Top Safety Pick for 2021, a car must have passed the IIHS test by going above and beyond. That’s exactly what the Sonata did. See how the Hyundai safety ratings for the Sonata were scored by the IIHS for 2021 below:

Crash avoidance & mitigation

  • Headlights (varies by trim/ option): Good/moderate
  • Front crash prevention: vehicle-to-vehicle: Superior
  • Front crash prevention: vehicle-to-pedestrian: Superior


  • Small overlap front driver side: Good
  • Small overlap front passenger side: Good
  • Moderate overlap front: Good
  • Side: Good
  • Roof Strength: Good
  • Head restraints & seats: Good

Note: good/superior are the highest ratings for their respective categories with regard to crash avoidance and mitigation and crashworthiness. What’s more, we also expect the 2022 model to earn similar marks, once it’s rated.

Safety Features

Advanced engineering and advanced driver assistance features are plentiful in the new 2022 Hyundai Sonata. the Hyundai SmartSense suite of safety and driver-assistance technology is just one amazing feature suite. Here are some others worth mentioning:

  • Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection (FCA-Ped)
  • Lane Keeping Assist (LKA)
  • Lane Following Assist (LFA)
  • Smart Cruise Control (SCC) with Stop & Go
  • Driver Attention Warning (DAW)
  • High Beam Assist (HBA)
  • And more!

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