New Kia Ferndale Area 2019 Kia Sorento for Sale in Southfield, MI
Ferndale Area 2019 Kia Sorento
The 2019 model year not only marks the midway point in the third production cycle of Kia’s best-selling and critically acclaimed compact crossover SUV, the Sorento. It also marks a major refresh, as Kia loads the Sorento with several changes and upgrades. The 2019 Kia Sorento is available in five trim levels: L, LX, EX, SX, and SX Limited.
Exterior – 2019 Kia Sorento
The new Kia Sorento gets a minor restyling to make it look smoother than the previous model year. including on the front grille and headlights and taillights. Standard exterior features include a matte black front grille, a rear spoiler, heated side mirrors with LED turn-signal indicators, and projector-beam headlights with auto light control and LED positioning lights. Kia upgrades with features such as roof rails, a smart power liftgate with programmable height adjustment, and projector-beam fog lights on the EX. A panoramic sunroof is added on the SX trim level. And exclusive to the SX Limited are power folding and reverse tilt-down ability on the side mirrors and LED headlights and fog lights.
Interior – 2019 Kia Sorento near Ferndale
For the first time in its history, the Sorento has three rows of seats as standard; this is still exceedingly rare among compact and midsize crossovers. As a result, maximum occupancy is set at seven people, with passenger volume measured at 154.2 cubic feet. Standard cargo space, which extends from the third row to the liftgate, is measured at 11.3 cubic feet. However, you have the option of expanding it to 38 cubic feet with the third row folded down and up to 73 cubic feet with both second and third rows folded. If the LX is powered by a V6 engine, Kia upgrades the driver’s seat with 10-way power adjustability and 2-way power lumbar support. Leather seat trim, front-seat heating, and a leather-wrapped steering wheel are introduced on the EX trim level. The 10-way power adjustability and 2-way power lumbar support is added on the front passenger seat if you go with the SX trim level. Also, the driver’s seat is enhanced with 14-way power adjustability and 4-way power lumbar support, as well as an integrated memory system; and the steering wheel is spruced up with perforated leather.
Exclusive to the SX Limited are Nappa leather seat trim, front-seat ventilation, second-row heating, and a perforated leather-wrapped heated steering wheel. Standard amenities on Kia Sorento have dramatically increased for the 2019 model year. They now include remote keyless entry, six-speaker audio, AM/FM radio, Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™ for smartphone integration, Bluetooth® wireless technology for hands-free phone operation and audio streaming, a USB port and an auxiliary audio jack for connecting mobile devices, UVO infotainment integration, and a 7-inch touchscreen. On the LX, Kia adds a single-disc CD player, SiriusXM® satellite radio service, and two USB charging-only ports. On the LX V6, Kia upgrades the air conditioning system with dual-zone automatic climate control. Pick the EX to upgrade with features such as a 7-inch TFT color LCD display, a smart key system with push-button engine start (as an upgrade from remote keyless entry), third-row air conditioning, auto-dimming ability on the rearview mirror, and a garage-door opener. The SX trim level gets an 8-inch color touchscreen (in place of the 7-inch), HD Radio™, SiriusXM® Traffic service, voice-command navigation, and a 10-speaker Harman Kardon stereo system.
Mechanical – Kia Sorento specs near Ferndale MI
The 2019 Kia Sorento goes with a MacPherson strut front suspension and multi-link rear suspension for absorbing bumps and dips in the road. Motor-driven power steering provides a light feel and precise turning. And four-wheel disc brakes provide short stopping distances.
Powertrain – Kia Sorento specs near Ferndale Area
The new Kia Sorento offers two engine choices. There’s the 2.4-liter inline 4-cylinder (I4) engine, which produces 185 horsepower and 178 lb-ft of torque; and there’s the 3.3-liter V6, which provides 290 horsepower and 252 lb-ft of torque. The I4 is standard on the L and LX, with the option of going with the V6 on the latter (thus the “LX V6” designation). The V6 is standard on the EX and SX trim levels. New for 2019 is the pairing of the V6 engine with an all-new 8-speed automatic gearbox while the I4 is joined with a 6-speed automatic transmission. Front-wheel drive is standard on the Sorento, with the option of going with an all-wheel drivetrain instead for improved all-weather driving.
Safety – 2019 Kia Sorento dealer
For cushioning and restraint in the event of a crash, the new Sorento has dual front impact airbags, a pair of front seat-mounted side-impact airbags, and a pair of side curtains flanking all three rows. Other standard safety features on the crossover include a rearview camera, an anti-lock braking system, hill start assist control, brake assist and electronic brake-force distribution, and electronic stability and traction control. Blind-spot warning with rear cross-traffic alert is added on the LX and higher. Driver attention warning is new to the Sorento, and it comes standard on the EX V6, SX, and SX Limited. Also added on these trims are smart cruise control, stop-and-go technology, a forward park distance warning system, forward collision avoidance with pedestrian detection, forward collision warning, lane departure warning, and lane keeping assist. The SX trim level’s park distance warning system is beefed up with both forward and reverse sensing abilities, with the SX Limited exchanging the rearview camera with a surround-view one. It also gets high and low beam assist.
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