Kia Sorento 2021 has 4 versions and 2 package options to upgrade in the US.
After about a month of launch in the US market, the Kia Sorento 2021 has just been officially priced. As announced earlier, the Sorento 2021 has 4 versions, including LX, S, EX, SX.
Sorento LX priced from USD 30,560 , USD 1,350 higher than the LX version of the previous generation. One step higher is the Sorento S, with prices starting at $ 33,060. Compared to the old Sorento S, Sorento S 2021 is $ 1,250 cheaper.
The Sorento S’s lowering compared to previous generations comes from the streamlining of the engine. The Sorento S 2020 uses a 290-hp 3.3-liter turbocharged engine while the new version only has a 191-hp 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine.
If you want a turbocharged engine, customers can choose from the EX version or higher. The Sorento EX is equipped with a 2.5-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that produces 281 horsepower. This version is priced at $ 36,160.
Finally, the Sorento SX version is priced from $ 39,160, $ 2,050 cheaper than the 2020 model. Kia offers two more optional packages, the Prestige and Prestige X-Line for the SX. If it comes with these two optional packages, the Sorento is priced at $ 41,760 and $ 43,760 respectively.
In particular, the Prestige X-Line is the off-road feature upgrade package for the Sorento. This package adds off-road support details, a dedicated convertible baga, a central differential and a downhill control system. In addition, the Sorento Prestige X-Line has an additional 25 mm of ground clearance, making it easier to cross off-road.
Kia Sorento 2021 belongs to the latest generation – 4th generation. In this generation, Sorento completely transformed compared to the previous 3 generations. The Korean SUV is tough, imposing like an American or European SUV.
Sorento 2021 has length x width x height that are 4,810 x 1,900 x 1,695 (mm) respectively, wheelbase reaches 2,815 mm. Compared to the 3rd generation, the Kia Sorento 2021 is improved by 10 mm in overall measurements and 35 mm in wheelbase. And yet, the Sorento 2021’s chassis is 12.5% stiffer and 5.6% lighter than the previous generation.
The interior of the Sorento 2021 is more spacious and modern. Notable equipment includes an 8-10.25-inch infotainment screen, a 12.3-inch digital dashboard, Bose’s sound system … Sorento has 2 interior configurations with 6 seats ( 2-2-2) and 7 seats (2-3-2).