2016 Kia Sorento release date and price

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016 - Nissan

2016 Kia Sorento release date and price, After a prolonged run with handsome styling Crossover, Kia Sorento ready to shift generation. The third generation model was finally revealed and will have its debut at the Paris Auto Show this year. However, it still will not be offered before the end of the year 2015 as 2016 models. 2016 Kia Sorento will bring not only new styling for a midsize SUV, but a new look for all future Kia lineup. A larger frame with more space inside should be enough to persuade a large family to look into the new 2016 Kia Sorento.


2016 Kia Sorento exterior

New Kia Sorento 2016 started with a fresh look. Now it has a longer wheelbase, roof slightly lower and wider frame for more space inside. Front end fascia has been reworked and all new Kia models will look like this. The grille is now wider and has a more conventional trapezoid-shaped light, while lights are angular and relaxed. Big trapezoidal rear tail-lights and roof-mounted spoiler looks good, and the D-pillar may limit visibility outside to a certain extent. The new 2016 Kia Sorento is available in 6 different colors: Silky Silver, Snow White Pearl, Platinum Graphite, Metal Stream, Imperial Bronze and Aurora Black Pearl.


2016 Kia Sorento interior

2016 Kia Sorento is now more spacious interior and the third line has more breathing room. Leather seats remained virtually standard throughout the lineup, and even entry-level models have the option to receive some. Limited model came away with a premium nappa leather upholstery for a luxurious feel the limit. Dashboard is now flatter than the first and the instrument panel has a horizontal distance that blessing. 8-inch display is available on EX models onwards, while Bluetooth, USB and auxiliary input jack is standard across the lineup. Infinity surround sound system with ten speakers also offered on the EX trim level and so well ventilated front seats, memory driver’s seat and blind spot detection systems. As far as the rest of safety features go, 2016 Kia Sorento has a rear-view camera and back-up warning system optional or standard across the lineup.


2016 kia sorento suv

Trim levels likely will not change and all trim levels should continue with some of the same powertrains. LX base model gets a 2.4-liter I-4 GDI engine with 185 horsepower and 178 lb-ft of torque. EX and SX-value Limited is available with a 2.0-liter GDI turbocharged powerplant capable of delivering 240 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. Another high trims available with a powerful 3.3-liter V6 engine that can be found throughout the lineup as well, and that develops 290 hp and 252 lb-ft of torque. Both front wheel and all-wheel drive available in the lineup, and a 6-speed automatic transmission is also standard. When properly equipped 2016 Kia Sorento ride towing capacity of 5,000 pounds.


Basic four-cylinder will be a rare option and is rated at 20/27 mpg with FWD and 19/25 mpg with 4WD config. V6 is more spacious and offer the same numbers and it is easy to see why you will most likely find a Kia Sorento in 2016 with one of these machines are rated at 18/25 mpg or 18/24 mpg with FWD or 4WD respectively.


Base 2016 Kia Sorento is available for just under $ 25,000, while the Limited models have a price that is a little more $ 40,000 but could be if you apply a heavy hand with optional equipment. In the US auto market in 2016 Kia Sorento has a major competitor in the Honda Pilot and Toyota Highlander.

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