2017 Kia Sorento interior, release date

Even though as an Automaker Kia is known for the pocket-friendly and efficient cars they produce, they now have certainly managed to produce cars that are both powerful and look classy. 2017 Kia Sorento is certainly one of them and there is no doubt about the fact that it might soon emerge as one of the range leaders. The company intends to mainly do business in the North American market. However it will be released globally.  Not much info has been published about this new variant. It will be unveiled in future motor shows all over the world and we hope that will put some light into this matter. Sorrento will feature modern and advanced upgrades that will make this new variant much better equipped and powerful.

2017 Kia Sorento front

2017 Kia Sorento: Engine Specs

2017 Kia Sorento is last installment of the third generation of this car and is expected to be offered in 2 engine variants with similar transmission system. It will like be an automatic one. The engine will be four cylinder 2.4 L engine which will produce an output of 188 horses and 241 Nm torque. Owing to its great combination, this engine will feature a pickup of 100 km with just a little more than ten seconds.

Other engine options include a turbocharged 2 L engine and a 2.2 L engine. We have received no confirmation regarding the later the former will be capable of generating up to 185 hp and a maximum torque of 401 Nm. The second engine will generate an even greater output i.e. 200 Hp and will have 440 Nm of torque. Better fuel economy will also be a part of this car’s engine upgrade. These engines will offer a better pickup than the best variant it will most probably be around 200 km within less than ten seconds.

2017 Kia Sorento side

2017 Kia Sorento: Redesign Exterior and Interior

When it came to 2017 Kia Sorento’s interior and exterior redesigns, the company chose to stick to their previous and traditional design. That does not mean that this new variant will not come with any design upgrades. Kia has implemented the latest technological features into this car’s cabin design. They have also used fine quality materials such as wood and leather to craft the new dash and the inner pieces. The most striking feature about the 2017 variant is that it offer an extra row of seats compared to theirs. Kia has also taken care the safety features and has implemented their most advanced safety system in this car.

2017 Kia Sorento interior

2017 Kia Sorento: Release Date, Price, Competitors

As we have mentioned earlier Kia has confirmed no details regarding the cost and release date of 2017 Kia Sorento. But on the other hand there are a number of expert speculations that 2017 Kia Sorento will be available in the showrooms by late 2016. We are uncertain about the price and it would be a little hard to guess for now. By logic it should be somewhere around $ 30 000, keeping in mind the markets demands. To add to that 2017 Kia Sorento will be in fierce competition with stalwarts like Honda Traverse, Toyota Highlander and Honda Pilot.

One Response to 2017 Kia Sorento interior, release date

  1. Dennis Yohe says:

    Will the 2017 shortage have a 3rd row of seats and be as large as the Santa Fe XL? What are the expect ed mileage ratings of the 2.0 T and 2.2 L,engines, and Will there be a hybrid version? When will this hit the Chicago market?

    Thanks,
    A current Veracruz owner who,wants to upgrade.

    D M Yone

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