Kia Sorento Specs Revealed
New Kia Sorento have got new sophisticated look with improved interior, ride, handling and crash safety technology. New Sorento it’s called rivals of new Volvo XC90, Hyundai Santa FE and upcoming Ford Edge.
New Kia Sorento unveiled in Korea today on 29th August 2014.
Let’s look at Kia Sorento Design
New 2015 Kia Sorento have got more sleeker and sophisticated look with its long bonnet and wide D-pillar. New Sorento is enhanced by increase length of +95 mm to 4780 mm, reduced height of 15mm to 1,685mm and extra width of +5mm to 1,890mm, also its roof line is 15mm lower to repositioned seat cushions to increase headroom for passenger in all three rows.
New 2015 Kia Sorento will available in choice of five seats and seven seats where second and third row seats foldable to increase cabin space up to 17.5 percent.
New Sorento will get long, wrap around headlamps and famous frog lamps with more upright ‘tiger-nose’ grille.
Kia Sorento Interior Practicality
The more new improved Sorento got is improved modern and wide cabin built with high quality materials.
Sorento features Swiss watch inspired center console based on Kia’s latest HMI technologies. Sorento offers colour personalisation option for interior to chose between single tone(Saturn Black) or two tone(Saturn Black and Stone) colour scheme between cloth or leather trim.
Sorento offers first time new technology added by Kia are around view monitor, four cameras for parking, smart power tailgate to slide shopping bags or heavy objects straight into vehicle.
Sorento Engines : More important to part
Kia has been said from beginning that new Sorento features improve noise, vibration and harshness to provide sophisticated driving.
New Sorento features five engines depending on the country are power outputs ranging from 172 to 270 ps includes 2.4 litre gasoline direct engine, 2.4 litre and 3.3 litre multi point injection engines addition of revised 2.0 litre and 2.2 litre turbo diesel engines.
All models offers same level of comfort, high speed stability and handling experience.
All new electric motor driven power steering system (R-MDPS) has been introduced at the front will available in standard or optional equipment based on country. This to provide greater steering feel and quicker response with luxurious SUV experience.
Safety features in new Sorento
As now days all the new cars comes with driver assist systems, So same features added in Sorento as well are : adaptive smart cruise control, lane departure warning system, collision warning, blind spot detection, lane departure assist, speed limiter etc…
Kia has mad new Sorento more stronger with more wide spread use of ultra high tensile steel. New model contains 52.7 percent of UHTS where as current Kia Sorento contains 24.4 percent.
New Kia Sorento in UK Market
Following the unveiling in Korea, Sorento will make its public debut for European market in 2014 Paris Motor show.
New Sorento will go on sale in early 2015 with price expected to be around £27,000.