Sorento is the flagship crossover SUV model from Kia that has been popular since the year it was launched. Now that Kia has released its 2020 model year edition of Sorento, we are curious to know what has changed for better, and what is offered across the entire 2020 year lineup of this model.
The 2020 Kia Sorento joins the segment of three row crossover and has enriched the value of it by offering a spacious and utility oriented cabin. All the three rows make comfortable seating, while other features join in to heighten up its overall value and desirability.
What the 2020 Year Edition Offer
At the showroom floor of Cypress Kia dealer, we were shown all the trim levels of the 2020 Kia Sorento by the cordial sales executives that stood with the names L, LX, S V6, EX, and SX. At the first sight itself the 2020 Kia Sorentomodels had a strong impression on us because of its captivating style. As we got inside, the cabin felt warm and inviting, its seats were spaced in the right intervals to provide the right amount of legroom, proving the fact that the first condition of in car luxury is individual space. We were furnished with the feature details as well, that doubled our keenness on each of the trim levels of this model, and so we felt like sharing with you the same.
The 2020 year made the Kia Sorento lineup come equipped and safeguarded with features like automatic emergency braking, smartphone compatibility software like Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
After the recentmakeoverdone just last year, the 2020 Kia Sorento now looks different from every angle, and undoubtfully more captivating.
The grille at the front fascia sits with a shimmering glamor with a more widespread stance, while the body sides look leisurely sculpted to match its overall artistic disposition. This time, the Kia engineers preferred to make the roofline droop down at the cabinedges at the front end, while it extends a bit at the rear end to shade the taillights. Overall, everything about the 2020 Kia Sorento look well proportionate and mindful.
Cabin Layout and Comfort
All the cabins of the 2020 Kia Sorento look updated with the new fashionable layout making good use of fine leather and high quality plastic molds. What can’t skip the minds of the occupants is the design theme that curved oval shape out of as many elements as possible, and that was surely a novel sight for all the boarders.
2020 Kia Sorento offers11.3 cubes behind the third row to load your cargo and 73 cubic feet of space behind the front seats when you need to transport heavy goods.
Best Powertrain Combination
The sales staff of the Cypress Kia dealership showroom informed us that among the two powertrain options offered with the 2020 edition of Kia Sorento lineup, the 3.3-liter V-6 engine is the most popular one as it can throw 290 hp and 252 lb-ft of torque when paired to an 8-speed automatic transmission. Our test drive with this powertrain made us prefer this as well.
Our test drive with the 2020 Sorento at the made us like this Kia crossover as an ideal family travel companion.