The next 2018 Kia Sorento SUV is available from authorizing dealers. This model has been produced for fifteen years, and three years ago it presents the third generation. All in all, satisfied with the rating, on the model for 2018, they made several minor improvements. First of all, in response to the new Jeep Grand Cherokee and Mazda CX-9.
2018 Kia Sorento SUV specs
|Lenght – inch (mm)||187.4 (4760)|
|Widht – inch (mm)||74.4 (1890)|
|Height – inch (mm)||66.3 (1684)|
|Wheelbase – inch (mm)||109.4 (2779)|
|Wheels – inch||17, 18 or 19 alloy|
|Seats||5 or 7|
|Weight – lbs (kg)||3704-4343 (1680-1970)|
|Payload – lbs (kg)||1237-1521 (561-690)|
|Towing capacity – lbs (kg)||2000-5000 (907-2268)|
This mid-size crossover SUV has five levels of trim: L, LX, EX, SX and SXL (Limited). All models are made on the Hyundai-Kia Y5 platform with five doors.
2018 Kia Sorento engines and fuel consumption
As far as propulsion systems are concerned, it still offers three gasoline engines: a 2.4-liter four-cylinder, 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbo and a 3.3-liter V6 engine.
|Engine||2.4 I-4||2.0 I-4||3.3 V6|
|Transmission||6-speed AT||6-speed AT||6-speed AT|
|Drive||FWD / AWD||FWD / AWD||FWD / AWD|
|Fuel economy (mpg)||21/28/24
Exterior and interior design
2018 Kia Sorento has gloss black or dark metallic grille and body-color bumpers. Built-in LED daytime running lights, HID projector headlights (optional LED), LED positioning lights, front fog lights (optional LED) and rear LEDs lights. It also has a panoramic sunroof and rear roof spoiler. Extremely comfortable cloth, leather and Nappa premium leather seats and telescopic leather steering wheel are in the cabin. Depending on the model, it has air-conditionig or dual-zone automatic climate control. It also has air-conditionig for the third row. In addition, it has a 4.3, 7 or 8 inch touchscreen on the central console (UVO infotainment system).
Release date and price 2018 Kia Sorento SUV
Predicted as a hit this summer, next 2018 Kia Sorento SUV models will be available in the autumn and end of this year. Something more expensive than the predecessor, it is announced that it will cost from $ 25,800 to $ 46,200.