Kia Sorento is a seven-seat small-size vehicle in the SUV category. For the 2015 model year, there are four trim-lines to choose from with two different gas engines that produce from 191 to 290 horsepower. Kia Sorento has received a 5-stars crash rating from NHTSA.
2015 Sorento has a relatively short wheelbase ( 106.3 in) and a wider body structure compared to vehicles of similar length and class. It is relatively lighter with curb weight of 3594 - 3894 lbs.
2015 Sorento seats seven adults. It has class-leading first-row passenger room on only three measurements - shoulders, hips, and head. When it comes to second-row passenger room, Sorento ia a class-leader on only two measurements - shoulders and head - and has a larger than average room for second-row passengers on hips.
2015 Sorento LX
2015 Sorento EX
2015 Sorento SX
2015 Sorento Limited
|Engine||2.4L Inline-4||3.3L V-6||3.3L V-6||3.3L V-6|
|HP||191 hp||290 hp||290 hp||290 hp|
|Drivetrain||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive|
|City||20 MPG||18 MPG||18 MPG||18 MPG|
|Highway||27 MPG||25 MPG||25 MPG||25 MPG|
|Combined||23 MPG||21 MPG||21 MPG||21 MPG|
|Annual Fuel Cost|
2015 Sorento SUV comes in four trim levels, with an average price that is $350 more compared to its rivals. With a lighter body, and on average less powerful engine, Sorento
2015 Sorento SUV has a 5-star NHTSA overall crash safety rating, which is higher than the average among other competing models. Furthermore, it has higher than average ratings for all three crash tests: Front, Side, and Side Plole. Customers have filed two hundred and eleven complaints, which is more than the average for its rivals. There is also one recall issued by Kia, which by itself is a relatively high number.