Thus, the crossover will be the first car from the mass market with this technology.
The official debut of the new generation of KIA Sorento crossover closer. In the Network appeared new details about the technical side of the car. The new Sorento will have the option of automatic Parking, which can be controlled using the key FOB. This feature is highly important when parallel Parking, when to open at least one of the doors is extremely problematic. The meaning of the new features is that on the outside, can send the car straight forward or backward. This functionality was a surprise – before the option can be found only on premium cars.
In addition, the new generation Sorento will also enjoy other options. Note to automatically lock the rear door when passing next to the pedestrian and bicyclist, as well as the prevention of the start of the if side the junction is moving another car. Also the novelty is equipped with functions of emergency braking and blind spot monitoring and lane.
Instead of the standard 6 airbags in the KIA will be offered from 8 – 2 additional will be to protect the knees of driver and front passenger. Sales should start in late June – early July this year.
The first new Sorento will be at dealers of the brand in South Korea. Recall that in the summer sale only diesel modification, and the version with petrol and hybrid engine will have to wait until September.