2018 Kia Sorento is officially launched in Korea and priced starting from USD 25,000. Kia made some changes in every part of this flagship SUV. Although minor change, the design of 2018 Kia Sorento is believed to be increasingly loved by consumers.
2018 Kia Sorento now comes with a more dashing front view thanks to full-LED headlamps with triple-barrel design, DRL, chrome grille, new quad fog light and gloss black air intake. When compared with the old model, 2018 Kia Sorento is now not only more handsome, but also more classy.
While on the back, Kia pinned new taillight with a more complex design, new spoiler and twin-tailpipes. The 19″ wheelbase of Sorento facelift also comes with a new design and chrome plated. Entered in the cabin, Kia made changes to the steering wheel design, new head unit and piano black trim. In addition, the seat from 2018 Kia Sorento also got a new touch by using leather to reinforce the impression of luxury.
Now, 2018 Kia Sorento has been equipped with some of the latest safety features, including lane keeping assist, smart cruise control with forward collision assist, blind spot warning, dynamic bending lights and driver alert warning. In addition, there is a tire pressure monitoring system to ensure tire wind pressure.
2018 Kia Sorento has also presented in 5-seater and 7-seater variants where there are 3 engine options for Korean market. The engine options are 2.0-liter diesel (183 HP / 402 NM), 2.2-liter diesel (199 HP / 441 NM) and 2.0-liter T-GDI (236 HP / 353 NM) gasoline engine.
All engines are combined with 8-speed Matic transmission and available variants 2WD and 4WD. “Sorento’s performance and popularity are increasingly recognized by consumers in the mid-size SUV market. We expect more love from consumers because 2018 Kia Sorento is now made more luxurious, “said Kia representative. After Korea, the car is planned to be launched in a number of countries.