2018 Kia Sorento

Wednesday, November 2nd 2016. | Kia

With the changes on the concept of Kia Sorento for many years, now the new 2018 Kia Sorento will be launched as a high class Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV). It is one of the most anticipated cars in its class because it has more affordable price tag compared to the high class rivals. Although there is no official confirmation about this forthcoming generation, there are many speculations we heard on the internet.

2018 Kia Sorento Front Angle

Design

According to rumors, the new 2018 Sorento will be redesigned to make it more powerful than before. It will go with bigger look than the predecessor with the wider headlights and front lights. Some upgrades might be offered but the details are still hard to get known. There is a big indication that the exterior will be added with sportier and aggressive looking to attract more buyers. We are sure that the additional information will be disclosed soon by the company.

Some reports from unofficial automotive websites mentioned that it will go with aggressive and bold styling design for its cabin. Besides, it will have quiet ride to complete driver and passengers. You will be pleased with the comfortable seating design, under floor storage, third-row seating, advanced safety features, UVO multimedia entertainment and others. The optional features for 2018 Kia Sorento are heated seats, climate controls, heated mirrors, ambient lighting, push start/stop button technology, wireless internet, crash avoidance system, updated satellite navigation, Bluetooth connectivity, lane change assistance, hands-free calling and others.

Engine

The drivetrain configuration for this new car will be four-cylinder unit and 2.0 liter to produce more than 240 hp. Another engine is 3.3 liter and V6 engine to produce about 185 hp or more. The all models will be completed with six-speed transmission. In addition, there is a big possibility if Kia will also offer the V6 engine and 3.3 liter to produce more than 290 hp. It will be supported enhanced fuel economy rating for 2018 Kia Sorento.

Release Date and Price

2018 Kia Sorento might be released in the dealership showrooms after October in the next year and after November in US and Asia. Other markets will be Europe, Canada and Australia that will not come out in 2017, but in the beginning of 2018. Speaking about the base price, it seems that the cost will be about $27,000 in US market. Since this information is reported by unofficial websites, we recommend you to wait the official confirmation first and start saving money.