2015 Kia Sorento
Last year model of Sorento suffered many changes. The 2015 Kia Sorento will be updated, but will keep its familiar look and engine options. So, it is better to tell this mid-size crossover comes refreshed. Interior will continue to look elegant and classy, exterior will suffer some facelifting with new grille and lights, and engine range will start with base 2.4-l inline-four drivetrain. Few trim levels are ready and new 2015 Kia Sorento will be probably one of the most attractive mid-size SUV in the market.
2015 Kia Sorento engines
The 2015 Kia Sorento will continue with 2.4-l inline-four engine as its base option. However, slightly upgraded, it will be good to deliver 191 hp and 181 pound-feet of torque. It is mated to a 6-speed auto transmission which sends power to either front or to all wheels. Around 10 seconds will take to get to 60 mph. Second option will be 290 hp rated at 252 lb-ft of torque V6. This 3.3-l engine could be found in Hyundai Santa Fe model. Fuel economy won’t be harmed too much comparing to 4-cylinder engine. The V6 versions will be smoother, efficient while transmitting and easy to handle even if fully loaded.
2015 Kia Sorento driving impression
Handling and cornering will be impressive for 2015 Kia Sorento. He way new Sorento connects with the road and with power steering is the feeling that every driver want to feel. Additional isolation in suspension boost enjoy of a ride. For even better and easier drive, 2015 Sorento will have anti-lock brakes. AWD models will give the same feeling in rainy condition. As an extra comes feeling of sport ride with new 19-inch tires that smoothly drive across bumps on the road.
2015 Kia Sorento safety and trim levels
This family, mid-size crossover should be equipped with the safest features. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety graded it in 2015 Sorento with highest marks, five stars overall. With it, new Sorento got Top Safety Pick rating. All safety and other features will be distributed in 4 trim level models. These will be LX, EX, SX, and SX-L. All models will come with V6 engine, except base LX option which will be available with both 4-cylinder or V6.