Korean automaker KIA said about the premiere of the new generation large SUV Sorento. As reported by the authoritative edition of Autohome, the novelty will go on sale in July of this year. We are talking about market of South Korea. During summer, dealers will receive only diesel modification, and the version with petrol and hybrid power plants is expected in September. The presentation of the car took place two months ago – for her because of the epidemic of the coronavirus was selected as the online format.
The changes were quite large – this applies to the engine range, security and technologies. In the cabin was more space by increasing the wheelbase by 35 mm. Also in the five-seater modification significantly increased the volume of the Luggage compartment – it now reaches up to 910 litres.
Gamma motor was very rich. It includes a 2.2-liter diesel engine with a power of 202 HP, a powerful 2.5-liter turbo engine with recoil 281 HP and hybrid power plant, consisting of a 1.6-liter gasoline engine and the electric motor 44,2 watts.
The cumulative effect of the hybrid version achieves 230 HP depending on the motor type and configuration as the transmission is used 6АКПП or 8 automatic transmission. As an option, available all-wheel drive system. The vehicle mounted a virtual instrument panel, and the 10.5-inch multimedia system. Instead of the classic shift lever uses a compact washer. Also in the lounge there is atmospheric lighting, premium audio system and remote Parking.