2019 Kia Sorento Engine Specs & Review
2019 Kia Sorento looks worthy upgrade. However, aspects of cabin design and power generation are still clear. The car is sure to be equipped with the latest amenities and new safety features. Kia may produce the winner again by keeping the price within limits. The next version of Kia Sorento comes two years after the redesign of the entire model. New body structure, style, turbo engine and more have made this model better.
But Kia also raised this model with new safety features and the 2018 public information model. However, the prototype of this model was recently heavily camouflaged indicating that Kia is already preparing some serious changes to this model after just two years of redesigning the model. The model seems to have redesigned the front end, and some sources also suggest improved powertrain. But Kia did not say anything about her plans for the Sorento SUV.
According to recent reports, the 2019 version should undergo deeper changes than in the usual facelift process while the 2019 Kia Sorento must receive upgraded decorations and new color options. The next model was revealed 2019 Kia Sorento spy shots have already appeared on the Internet. There are a good number of SUVs in the market, but it is hard to match the popularity of Kia Sorento. Since its debut in 2002, the Sorento has given a tough battle to competitors from the stables of Honda, Ford and Nissan. The current model was launched just two years later but Kia Motors is aiming to launch the 2019 version.
Spy shots reveal a more stylish exterior design for the next Sorento. It is likely to be launched in 5 finishes – L, L, X, SC, and limited. The new Sorento Sport Grille may be redesigned and the headlights look more stylish. The grille may be honeycomb design. Some changes may also be in the side and rear side of the car. The 2019 Kia Sorento has the most luxurious interior sport of the current model. The dashboard may be renewed and there will be plenty of soft materials. Kia may throw in some small storage boxes handy and owners.
The 2019 Kia Sorento will come loaded with the latest amenities and you can expect some safety features as well. Expected safety features include several airbags, traction control, lane exit warning, rear view camera and blind spot monitoring. The cabin may be loaded with features such as noise insulation, ambient lighting, and dual-zone climate control. Of course, you will get the latest version of Kia Touch Entertainment setup.
As things stand now, the 2019 version of this model will bring engines upgrade and suspension. On the other hand, the Kia Sorento is likely to continue in 2019 with the same power units. The main engine is likely to remain a 2.4-liter four-cylinder unit that must produce 185 hp and a 178-lb torque. The next level engine will be a 2.0-liter turbo four that delivers 240 hp and a torque of 260 lb-ft.
The strongest engine will be the 3.3-liter V-6. It will be able to produce 290 hp and a 252-pound torque. The six-speed automatic transmission will push the front wheels standard while the 4-wheel drive will come as an option. The fuel economy should also keep about 24 mpg combined for a base engine and 20 mpg combined for the V-6.
It is not clear whether Kia raised the price of 2019 Kia Sorento or not. However, the base trim price can be expected at around $26,000 while the highest pruning price can be about $46,500. It can be issued in early 2019.