It’s improved handling and dynamic power. With the available Dynamax™ All-Wheel-Drive (AWD) system, the Sorento delivers a smooth, refined drive even on rough roads. Choose from three engines to fully customize your experience. Engines range from the fuel-efficient 2.4-liter 4-cylinder to the 2.0-liter turbo engine with its impressive performance without sacrificing fuel economy. And if it's power you're craving, go with the 3.3-liter V6 AWD which offers 5,000-pound towing capacity.
Introducing the Sorento’s available all-new 2.0-liter turbo engine. Made for drivers who crave more power and dynamic performance without compromising fuel economy. While its enhanced torque provides brisk acceleration, the turbo technology also helps optimize fuel efficiency.
The fully active Dynamax™ All-Wheel-Drive (AWD) system continuously monitors road and driving conditions to anticipate your needs. So that your drivetrain stays one step ahead to deliver optimum performance that you can trust. Featuring innovative systems, like Torque Vectoring Cornering Control (TVCC) for more precise turning, Dynamax™ All-Wheel Drive is refined power and improved control for the road.
Change your Sorento’s performance on the fly with Drive Mode Select. NORMAL gives you balanced performance dynamics. ECO helps maximize fuel economy with engine, transmission, and even AC management. SPORT enhances engine and transmission settings and stiffens the steering feel for performance driving.
Automatic and intuitive, the available hands-free Smart Power Liftgate opens when it senses your smart key—with no hands or feet required. And the liftgate can be adjusted to your height preference, making closing the hatch even more convenient.
Dynamic brilliance lights the way. The Sorento’s available Xenon High-Intensity Discharge (HID) Headlights are self-leveling for enhanced visibility.
Make a statement with available 19-inch Chrome-Finish Alloy Wheels. Dressed with a striking 10-spoke design.
Extended with a more pronounced front grille and available stainless steel bumper trim, the redesigned front fascia gives the Sorento its bold, modern look.
Charge your favorite electronics while on the go. The 2018 Sorento is equipped with up to eight outlets, including four 12v outlets, two available USB rapid-charging ports, one available 110v inverter, and one AUX/USB port. So that you and your passengers never have to worry about losing power while on the road.
Designed by YES Essentials® for your active lifestyle, the Sorento’s interior cloth combines comfort with durability. The soft, quick-drying fabric resists stains, reduces static, and even helps eliminate odors for a pleasant drive.
Bring open sky to the open road with the available Panoramic Sunroof. Complete with a Power Sunshade and an expansive glass panel that tilts or slides open to give you just the right amount of sunlight and breeze. For even more tailored comfort, available Second-Row Retractable Sunshades offer a cooler cabin and help reduce sun glare for rear passengers.
Supreme comfort from behind the wheel. The available 14-Way Power Driver’s Seat features 4-way lumbar support as well as a seat-cushion extension to make positioning even easier. And the available Integrated Memory System (IMS) stores driver’s seat and outside mirror positions for up to two drivers.
Intelligent and responsive, the Sorento features available Kia Drive Wise technologies like Surround View Monitor (SVM), Lane Departure Warning (LDWS), Advance Smart Cruise Control (ASCC), and Blind-Spot Detection (BSD). Plus leading innovations like Clari-Fi™ Audio, engineered to automatically restore music’s rich sound details. The Sorento is advanced technology at unexpected levels.
Pack all your gear in the Sorento that seats five or seven depending on your configuration. Featuring an impressive 38.0 cubic feet of cargo space to hold all of your necessities no matter what type of adventure you are set out on.
Experience enhanced control with advanced active safety systems. From more precise handling with Electronic Stability Control (ESC) to additional brake support with Hill-Start Assist Control (HAC), the Sorento continuously tracks and adapts to your driving conditions, for peace of mind on any getaway. Maintain control when it matters most. Electronic Stability Control (ESC) helps keep you on course, while the Traction Control System (TCS) helps avoid wheel spin. All-Wheel-Drive (AWD) models feature Torque Vectoring Corner Control (TVCC), which applies braking force to the inside rear-corner wheel for increased cornering stability and control.
The Sorento features trusted passive systems to give you peace of mind. With a body made of 53% advanced high-strength steel, plus advanced airbags and seat-belt systems, the Sorento delivers protection when you need it most. Built with patented construction techniques, industrial-strength adhesives, and even more advanced high-strength steel for exceptional body rigidity.
The front seats come with height-adjustable seat-belt anchors for a proper fit, as well as pretensioners that tighten the seat belts in certain collisions. Every seat has three-point seat belts for over-the-lap and shoulder straps, and the Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) system helps to securely install a child seat.