The Sorento was the Korean manufacturer's best-selling SUV in Canada in 2017. So, for its newest edition,the 2019 Kia Sorento receives both a technological and aesthetic update. The bumper, tail lights, rims, grille, optical units, are where some of the changes to the exterior have happened. Of note, LED lights on the SX and SXL. models.
It has a brand-new dashboard with revised and corrected instrument panel, new steering wheel, as well as a new gearshift. The SX and SXL models now provide seats with lumbar support for the front passenger. Furthermore, to provide space for 7 passengers, there is now room for a third row of seats, but only for the Canadian market. Large families in Montreal, the West Island, Laval and DDO are all going for this model.
The base model of the 2019 Sorento will have an updated multimedia system and a 7-inch touchscreen, as well as wireless charging for devices. The better-equipped models will include a Harman/Kardon audio system with 10 speakers.
As it is one of the best sellers of the Kia line, the manufacturer thought it would be good to keep all the features that make it such a popular SUV, all the better for us. That's why, once the seats are folded away, you will find that it still has a 2 067-litre load capacity No need to change a winning recipe, now is there?
The basic engine, still useful, is a 2.4-litre 4 cylinder that produces 185 horsepower and is still available. but the 6-speed automatic transmission has been improved. The 3.3L V6 with 290 horsepower will be combined with a new 8-speed automatic transmission, and you can tow up to 2,268 kg (5,000 lb).
For more details about the new 2019 Sorento, come speak with one of our consultants at your Kia Spinelli dealership in Montreal, near the West Island, and within easy reach of Laval. And take the opportunity to find out more about the possibilities offered by Kia financing and promotions. See you soon!