2017 Kia Sorento Changes And Release Date

You should consider picking the 2017 Kia Sorento if you are looking for a pleasing five- and seven-passenger crossover SUVs that are more sophisticated, bigger and better to drive. This awesome vehicle comes with outstanding crash test scores, striking and stylish cabin, easy to use controls, more value for the money, and a flexible second-row seat. The new Sorento would hit the showroom in the mid of 2017.

2017 Kia Sorento Performance

2017 Kia Sorento image

2017 Kia Sorento image

Improvements in mechanical department will make a more sophisticated driving, extensive and comfortable experience due to better steering, an improved suspension, and a stronger structure. The base Kia Sorento comes standard with a 2.4L four-cylinder engine generating 185 hp and 178 pound per feet of torque. The 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder engine is available for the higher model trims that promise 240 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. The 3.3L V6 engine is optional for the rest of the trim levels that generates 290 horsepower and 252 lb-ft of torque. 2017 Kia Sorento can return 26 mpg highway/18 city/21 combined EPA estimated fuel economy for the FWD SX Limited while the AWD model returns 23 mpg highway/17 city/19 combined.

2017 Kia Sorento Features

2017 Kia Sorento

2017 Kia Sorento

The new Sorento comes standard with 17-inch alloy wheels, phone integration, Bluetooth connectivity, three-mode drive settings, fabric upholstery, a USB port, 40/20/40-split second-row seats, a telescopic-and-tilt steering wheel, auxiliary audio jack and LED running lights. The higher trim levels get driver seat memory, an electronic parking braking, a fabric headliner, a multi-angle parking camera, an interior auto-dimming mirror, xenon headlights, better exterior trim, an upgraded steering and 19-inch wheels. Some standalone features are expected to be available at the release date. Expect to see the vehicle in dealership at the middle of 2017 as rumored around the net. 2017 Kia Sorento would not have far different price compared to the previous model that start at $25,100.