At the auto show in Los Angeles, Kia is befitting debut of the new 2014 Sorento models. This model brings a restyled front and rear of the vehicle as well as some minor improvements made in the cabin of this model. New 2014 Kia Sorento relies on crisp, clean lines that make a strong, robust and strong visual whole. The new Sorento SUV combines the features of the elegance and dynamism of prestigious sedan, which shall act outside of its class at every turn and in all circumstances. Kia certainly has a completely different view of the real that this model brings only mild improvement, including claims that more than 80% of the crossover parts or completely new or significantly redesigned and this remark applies to the new 3.3L GDI V6 engine that develops 290 hp power.
2014 Kia Sorento engine
The new V6 engine in the Sorento is connected to a six-speed automatic transmission with permanent four-wheel drive as an option. When we talk about the powertrain options, we must say that basic version of the 2.4L GDI four – cylinder engine that develops 191 hp power that is available with the standard equipment of this model and replaces the 2.4L MPI engine. This engine is mated to a six-speed automatic transmission. Also standard on the new 2014 Kia Sorento models is management that is powered by an electric motor with three modes, Comfort, Normal and Sport, which replaces the hydraulic unit from the previous model.
2014 Kia Sorento – Features
Wheelbase is 2700 mm, length 4863 mm vehicle, width 1884 mm, height 1699 mm. Acceleration to 100 km / h takes 6.8 sec for a stronger version and 8.8 sec for the weaker version. Top speed is 193 km / h. Consumption in the city is 9.8 l/100 km on the open road 9 l/100km a more powerful version of the 13 l/100 km in the city and outdoors 12 l/100 km.
2014 Kia Sorento – Interior
According to the company in 2014 Kia Sorento is located in a completely new chassis to increase rigidity of the vehicle by 18%, providing better ride and handling. Among the changes are the 7 ” LCD screen that displays a digital speedometer. Appearance black steel combined with black interior wood inlays, and you can choose black or leather upholstery for a pleasant feeling of modernity in the cabin.