It’s been a good year for Hyundai and its Ioniq 5 EV. Having been the subject of praise and thousands of orders in recent months, the brand’s flagship electric car has now earned a higher safety rating than BMW’s flashy i4 sedan.

The US based Insurance Institute for Road Safety (opens in new tab) (IIHS) awarded the Ioniq 5 its highest safety honor – dubbed the Top Safety Pick+ – after the Korean-made EV achieved top marks in multiple crash tests.