Style from new heights. The Sorento is sophistication with an edge. Its wide stance and long wheelbase offer versatile cabin space with available seating for up to seven. Available with Smart Power Liftgate for touch-free opening and a height-adjustable hatch, the Sorento is the modern utility vehicle made for your world.
Dynamic brilliance lights the way. Own the road, even at night, the Sorento's with available High-Intensity Discharge (HID), Projector Beam Headlights with Auto-Leveling are self-leveling for enhanced visibility.
Unique to the Sorento SX Limited, Make a statement with available 19-inch Chrome-Finish Alloy Wheels. Dressed with a striking 10-spoke design.
A front end that commands attention. The Sorento features a larger, more aggressive signature tiger-nose grille-complete with a 3D pattern.
Turn heads with sleek, high-end styling, including available stainless-steel low bumper accents and a chrome exhaust tip.
LED Rear Combination Lamps deliver low-energy, high-visibility braking and backup. Rain or shine, get a clearer view of what's behind you with the Sorento's standard rear wiper.
Maximum comfort. It's a spacious cabin with clean, modern styling. Packed with driver-focused features including an available Heated Steering Wheel and a 14-Way Power-Adjustable Driver's Seat. From available Ventilated Front Seats to 1st- and 2nd-Row Heated Seats, plus Nappa Leather seat trim, the Sorento is premium comfort everywhere you go. And anywhere you sit.
Supreme comfort from behind the wheel. The available 14-Way Power Driver's Seat features 4-way lumbar support as well as a seat-cushion extension to make positioning even easier. And the available Integrated Memory System (IMS) stores driver's seat and outside mirror positions for up to two drivers.
The Sorento offers modern, premium touches with Bluetooth® connectivity for hands-free voice command, a soft-touch dashboard, and available Push-Button Start.
An interior that engages your senses: an available leather-wrapped and wood-style steering wheel for the driver, and Premium Nappa Leather seat trim for everyone.
Bring open sky to the open road with the available Panoramic Sunroof. Complete with a Power Sunshade and an expansive glass panel that tilts or slides open to give you just the right amount of sunlight and breeze. For even more tailored comfort, available Second-Row Retractable Sunshades offer a cooler cabin and help reduce sun glare for rear passengers.
Customize your climate with available Dual-Zone Automatic Temperature Control: one comfort zone for the driver and one for the front passenger. Plus, available independent AC control for third-row passengers.
Hear crisp highs, deep lows, and everything in between. The available 10-speaker Infinity® Audio System is now paired with Clari-Fi™ restoration technology to deliver music as it was intended to be heard.
Bred for adventure. It's improved handling and dynamic power. With the available Dynamax™ All-Wheel-Drive (AWD) system, the Sorento delivers a smooth, refined drive even on rough roads. Choose from three engines to fully customize your experience. Engines range from the fuel-efficient 2.4-liter 4-cylinder to the 2.0-liter turbo engine with its impressive performance without sacrificing fuel economy. And if it's power you're craving, go with the 3.3-liter V6 AWD which offers 5,000-pound towing capacity.
The fully active Dynamax™ All-Wheel-Drive (AWD) system continuously monitors road and driving conditions to anticipate your needs. So that your drivetrain stays one step ahead to deliver optimum performance that you can trust. Featuring innovative systems, like Torque Vectoring Cornering Control (TVCC) for more precise turning, Dynamax™ All-Wheel Drive is refined power and improved control for the road.
Change your Sorento's performance on the fly with Drive Mode Select. NORMAL gives you balanced performance dynamics. ECO helps maximize fuel economy with engine, transmission, and even AC management. SPORT enhances engine and transmission settings and stiffens the steering feel for performance driving.
Charge your favorite electronics while on the go. The 2018 Sorento is equipped with up to eight outlets, including four 12v outlets, two available USB rapid-charging ports, one available 110v inverter, and one AUX/USB port. So that you and your passengers never have to worry about losing power while on the road.
Automatic and intuitive, the available hands-free Smart Power Liftgate opens when it senses your smart key-with no hands or feet required. And the liftgate can be adjusted to your height preference, making closing the hatch even more convenient
Stay Charged: The Sorento's dash features two 12V power outlets for front passengers. Plus AUX and USB inputs to listen to your favorite music right from your device.
Put control at your fingertips with steering-wheel-mounted cruise controls. And with the available Advanced Smart Cruise Control (ASCC), your Sorento will auto-adjust to maintain a predetermined distance from the vehicle ahead.
The Electronic Parking Brake (EPB) with Auto Hold helps stop your Sorento from rolling back when pulling away on an incline. For convenient control on hills or in stop-and-go traffic.
Advanced safety comes standard. Since its debut over a decade ago, the Sorento has been a model of Kia's commitment to safety. The legacy lives on with the 2018 Sorento, which features trusted systems like Electronic Stability Control (ESC) and Electronic Brake-Force Distribution (EBD), as well as a reinforced body of 53% advanced high-strength steel.
Maintain control when it matters most. Electronic Stability Control (ESC) helps keep you on course, while the Traction Control System (TCS) helps avoid wheel spin. All-Wheel-Drive (AWD) models feature Torque Vectoring Corner Control (TVCC), which applies braking force to the inside rear-corner wheel for increased cornering stability and control.
Advanced braking for improved efficiency: Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD) adjusts braking, front to rear, depending on load. The Brake Assist System (BAS) senses emergency braking situations and boosts braking pressure when needed. Hill-Start Assist Control (HAC) helps keep your Sorento in place as you accelerate from a stop on an incline.
The Sorento features trusted passive systems to give you peace of mind. With a body made of 53% advanced high-strength steel, plus advanced airbags and seat-belt systems, the Sorento delivers protection when you need it most. Built with patented construction techniques, industrial-strength adhesives, and even more advanced high-strength steel for exceptional body rigidity.
The front seats come with height-adjustable seat-belt anchors for a proper fit, as well as pretensioners that tighten the seat belts in certain collisions. Every seat has three-point seat belts for over-the-lap and shoulder straps, and the Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) system helps to securely install a child seat.
The advanced airbag system features sensors that detect impact levels and the presence of a front passenger, helping to manage airbag inflation.
When Blind-Spot Detection (BSD) senses a vehicle or object in your blind spot, the system will warn you with a visual signal on your side mirror.
The available Surround View Monitor (SVM) provides a near-360o view of your Sorento right on your navigation screen. Multiple viewing modes offer maximum convenience as you navigate through tight spots.
Source: 2018 Kia Sorento