Kia Sorento Luxury SUV, Launch Date/ Features/Price

Sristi Singh By Sristi Singh - Content Writer
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Kia Sorento Luxury SUV, Launch Date/ Features/Price, Kia India is actively revamping its vehicle lineup, with plans to soon unveil the latest facelift model of its top-selling SUV, the Kia Seltos. Furthermore, reports indicate that the company is gearing up to showcase its new 7-seater SUV, the Kia Sorento, at the upcoming Auto Expo in 2023. The fourth generation of this three-row SUV is already making waves in the global market, boasting both appealing aesthetics and robust engine capabilities. By presenting this SUV at the Auto Expo, Kia aims to gauge its potential reception among Indian consumers, showcasing its attractive design and powerful performance to assess its viability in the local market.

Kia India has yet to disclose any details regarding the official launch of this SUV. Currently, it is slated to be exclusively showcased to potential customers, without confirmation of its availability for purchase in the Indian market.

Notably, this won’t be the first time this SUV model has made an appearance among Indian consumers, as its third-generation variant was showcased at the 2018 Auto Expo. The SUV boasts a range of engine options including petrol, diesel, and hybrid variants in the global market. Additionally, it incorporates numerous advanced features that set it apart from the Kia Seltos currently offered in the Indian market.

Exterior and Design Of Kia Sorento Luxury SUV

The Kia Sorento has been redesigned to embody the characteristics of a mainstream SUV, with the latest generation model boasting an even more assertive and muscular appearance. At the forefront, the company has implemented its distinctive ‘nose’ grille, complemented by three-pod LED headlamps and Tiger Highline LED daytime running lights. The front bumper features a sleek design and incorporates a sizable air intake. The vehicle also showcases vertical LED tail lamps and a sculpted tailgate, adding to its aesthetic appeal and contemporary styling.

Interior Of Kia Sorento Luxury SUV

The interior of this SUV is adorned with cutting-edge features designed to enhance the driving experience. It includes a 10.25-inch central infotainment system, vertical air conditioning (AC) vents, and a 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster. The vehicle is equipped with Kia’s renowned UVO-connected technology, along with 64 ambient lighting options, a panoramic sunroof, a 360-degree camera system, and Bose’s premium 12-speaker audio system. Additionally, it features Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) Level 2 technology, incorporating autonomous driving capabilities for enhanced safety and convenience on the road.

Power and Engine Of Kia Sorento Luxury SUV

The Sorento SUV available in the global market is equipped with a 1.6-liter turbo-petrol hybrid engine, featuring a 44.2 kW electric motor and a 1.49 kW lithium battery pack. Together, the engine and electric motor produce a power output of 230 horsepower and a torque of 350 Nm. In addition to the hybrid option, this SUV is also offered with a 2.5-liter non-hybrid variant.

The non-hybrid variant of the Sorento SUV features an engine capable of generating 191 horsepower and 246 Nm of torque. Additionally, it offers a diesel engine option for the global market, boasting a 2.2-liter diesel engine with a power output of 202 horsepower. It is expected that the Kia Sorento Luxury SUV will have an initial price range starting from 15 to 16 lakhs and it will most probably be launched in October 2024 as per rumours and revealed information.

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I'm Sristi Singh, an expert in computer technology and AI. Adhering to Google's E-A-T policy, I ensure authoritative content. As a Computer Science Engineer with a journalism degree, I excel in conveying complex tech trends in an engaging manner. My dedication reflects in bridging the gap between intricate technology and my audience.
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