2018 Kia Sorento Spied

The Sorento manufactured by the South Korean car giant, Kia Motors, which was introduced to the global market in 2002 as a 2003 model year vehicle. During the launch, the SUV model was constructed with the medium body size, and then later, it was constructed as a crossover sport utility vehicle with the same size of the body. The new 2018 KIA Sorento is the refreshed version of this year Sorento. The new model will go with the keen expectation, which is surrounding it at present.


2018 Kia Sorento Changes

According to some rumors and first photos from the Internet, the restyled exterior of the new Sorento 2018 tells us that new SUV is larger, but with the similar shape like the current model. The front part of the vehicle will be fitted with a gigantic grille, which is broader than that of the earlier model. This gives the vehicle a more aggressive front look. Similarly, it also comes equipped with Led headlamps to offer it a luxurious front look. Although most of the external designs are not yet revealed by Kia, it is certain that it will come with an aggressive at the same time with a more athletic look than its predecessor did.

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new Kia Sorento 2018 Interior

Like the exterior much has not revealed by the automaker about the interior styling of the 2018 Kia Sorento. However, it is expected that its cabin will have more space and comfort than earlier. Moreover, the cabin should offer a calm and quiet ride for its occupants; as it is expected to come outfitted contented seats, underground storage, third-row seating. Furthermore, there is UVO multimedia amusement and highly developed safety features. In addition, all models will be offered with a bounty of standard and optional features. Some of them include heated mirrors, heated seats, climate control, wireless internet, ambient illumination. Also, there are push start and stop key expertise, lane change assist, hands-free calling, restructured satellite navigation, a crash prevention system, Bluetooth connectivity, etc.

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The 2018 Kia Sorento is expected to come equipped with three powertrains according to the power needs of buyers. First, a four-cylinder power unit with the displacement of 2.0 liters will power the new vehicle to offer it the 240 horsepower and torque of 260 lb-ft. Secondly, a four-cylinder powertrain with the displacement of 2.4 liters will power the new Sorento to offer it the 185 horsepower. Finally, a V6 power plant with the displacement of 3.3 liters and 290 horsepower. All these powertrains will be mated to a six-velocity transmission system. As the new model Sorento comes equipped with powerful engines, buyers can expect the vehicle with an improved performance and better fuel economy.


Price and release date

The new Kia Sorento 2018 will be available for sale only after October 2017, whereas in Asia and in the United States it will hit the Kia dealerships before November 2017. However, European, Australian, and Canadian markets Sorento will not get the new model Sorento pending early the 2018 calendar year. The starting price of the impending high-quality sports utility vehicle has been expected to come within the contented zone of $27,000 in the American market.

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