2016 Kia Sorento Performance

By | October 30, 2014

2016 Kia Sorento is the third generation of this crossover that brings a new design and better performance. The first generation was launched back in 2002 year and very fast has positioned itself in the market. From latest generation is expected conquest of new markets and customers. The design will be much more aggressive and streamlined compared to the current model. South Korean engineers have designed a larger grille, new headlights, alloy wheels, stylish skirts and a lower roofline. The new architecture will wear a body that will have less weight and larger dimensions. The interior cabin will offer new materials and devices of the latest technology. The drive motors will be retained, but with improved performance. The US market with impatience expected new Sorento model.

2016 Kia Sorento-front view

2016 Kia Sorento – Technical details

2016 Kia Sorento will be run with two petrol and one diesel engine. The first engine is a 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine that produces 200 horsepower. The second engine is a more powerful 3.3-liter V6 engine that produces 300 horsepower. The third engine is a 2.2 liter turbo diesel engine intended for the European market. Customers will be able to choose whether they want a 6-speed automatic or manual transmission. The drive will be standard on front-wheel drive or optional all-wheel. Better control and safety characteristics of the vehicle will provide good driving skills. Other technical details will be available later.

2016 Kia Sorento-rear view

2016 Kia Sorento – Safety features

2016 Kia Sorento has an elegant and spacious interior. Cab will have enough space between the rows of seats and adequate luggage space. The design will be significantly upgraded and passengers will on the available have new options and technologies. On the list of equipment found are: a touch screen, a new infotainment system, panoramic sunroof, automatic climate control, navigation, wireless communication, entertainment system and much more. Safety features are complemented with: air bag system, Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Departure Smart Warning and more. The biggest competitors are: Nissan Pathfinder and Toyota Highlander. Egress to the market is expected in 2015 year. Price model is not yet known.

2016 Kia Sorento-interior

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