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Kia Sorento

The Kia Sorento is a seven-seat large SUV and also acts as Kia's flagship car.

The Kia Sorento name should be familiar to most Australians, as it's been on sale locally for nearly two decades. 

It heads up Kia's SUV range as the range hero, leading the smaller midsize Sportage and small Seltos.

The Kia Sorento features all the best tech, appointments and contains the most powerful engines, while seating seven occupants and featuring a sizeable boot too.

Pricing for the Kia Sorento starts in the mid $40,000 range and creeps over the $60,000 mark for better specified variants. 

The Kia Sorento can power just the front-  or all four wheels, features a number of diesel or petrol engines and all cars come with an eight-speed automatic transmission. 

The Kia Sorento competes in large SUV segment with similar rivals like the Mazda CX-9, Hyundai Santa Fe, Toyota Kluger, Skoda Kodiaq.

Where do you put a car seat in a Kia Sorento?

Child seats are best fitted in the second row of the Kia Sorento using the supplied ISOFIX mounts. 

Who makes the Kia Sorento?

Kia produces the Kia Sorento, and the car is manufactured in South Korea. 

Does the Kia Sorento have a continuously variable transmission?

All Kia Sorentos use an eight-speed conventional torque convertor automatic transmission. 

Is the Kia Sorento good for towing?

Both petrol and diesel Kia Sorentos have a braked towing capacity of 2000kg and 750kg unbraked. The maximum towball down-weight is 100kg.

Kia Sorento (8)
  • S
    SUV
    Price:$45,850
    Body:SUV
    Fuel:Petrol
    Transmission:8 SP Automatic
    Engine:3.5L, 6cyl Petrol
    Seats:7
    Safety Rating:
    StarStar EmptyStar EmptyStar EmptyStar EmptyStar Empty
    Fuel Economy:9.7 L / 100 km
  • Sport
    SUV
    Price:$48,470
    Body:SUV
    Fuel:Petrol
    Transmission:8 SP Automatic
    Engine:3.5L, 6cyl Petrol
    Seats:7
    Safety Rating:
    StarStar EmptyStar EmptyStar EmptyStar EmptyStar Empty
    Fuel Economy:9.7 L / 100 km
  • S
    SUV
    Price:$48,850
    Body:SUV
    Fuel:Diesel
    Transmission:8 SP Automatic
    Engine:2.2L, 4cyl Diesel Turbocharged
    Seats:7
    Safety Rating:
    StarStar EmptyStar EmptyStar EmptyStar EmptyStar Empty
    Fuel Economy:6.1 L / 100 km
  • Sport
    SUV
    Price:$51,470
    Body:SUV
    Fuel:Diesel
    Transmission:8 SP Automatic
    Engine:2.2L, 4cyl Diesel Turbocharged
    Seats:7
    Safety Rating:
    StarStar EmptyStar EmptyStar EmptyStar EmptyStar Empty
    Fuel Economy:6.1 L / 100 km
  • Sport+
    SUV
    Price:$52,850
    Body:SUV
    Fuel:Petrol
    Transmission:8 SP Automatic
    Engine:3.5L, 6cyl Petrol
    Seats:7
    Safety Rating:
    StarStar EmptyStar EmptyStar EmptyStar EmptyStar Empty
    Fuel Economy:9.7 L / 100 km
  • Sport+
    SUV
    Price:$55,850
    Body:SUV
    Fuel:Diesel
    Transmission:8 SP Automatic
    Engine:2.2L, 4cyl Diesel Turbocharged
    Seats:7
    Safety Rating:
    StarStar EmptyStar EmptyStar EmptyStar EmptyStar Empty
    Fuel Economy:6.1 L / 100 km
  • GT-Line
    SUV
    Price:$60,070
    Body:SUV
    Fuel:Petrol
    Transmission:8 SP Automatic
    Engine:3.5L, 6cyl Petrol
    Seats:7
    Safety Rating:
    StarStar EmptyStar EmptyStar EmptyStar EmptyStar Empty
    Fuel Economy:9.7 L / 100 km
  • GT-Line
    SUV
    Price:$63,070
    Body:SUV
    Fuel:Diesel
    Transmission:8 SP Automatic
    Engine:2.2L, 4cyl Diesel Turbocharged
    Seats:7
    Safety Rating:
    StarStar EmptyStar EmptyStar EmptyStar EmptyStar Empty
    Fuel Economy:6.1 L / 100 km