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Kia Sorento 2011 Review and Price

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2011 Kia Sorento picturesThe 2011 Kia Sorento has undergone dramatic change from the previous year model. The new Sorento is  quicker, lighter and more organized  than previous ones. There is  more usable space inside and we have, for the first time the option of seating 7 passenger, a feature which almost not present in its class. ( previous sorento could seat max 5) .

Sorento is a four door SUV along with a full-size hatch in the rear.   The base version has 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine and comes with six speed manual transmission which is manual. The 2.4 litter engine is introduced for the the first time.

 

The LX trim has 6-speed automatic transmission in base version. EX trim, the buyers can enjoy a lot in this version a fog lights, 18-inch alloy wheels, and inside tricks like dual zone climate control.

The huge change to the Sorento is in the engine segment. The big thing is 2.4 liter 4 cylinder came standard. There is no problem to go quickly in traffic with this vehicle because of its 172 horsepower and 166 lb-ft of torque. Latest gearbox will help the vehicle to go up to 28mpg highway.

There is an option of 3.5 liter V6 engine if we desire for more noise, which produces 273 horsepower and 247 lb-ft of torque.

Base Sorento is missing the all wheel drive feature as it is in only trim levels. The engine’s power is equally distributed to all four wheels.

Space

Interiors of any vehicle are so important and about seating and space it should be noted. About previous generation Sorento, it is so bad about interior spacing that the back seating will look awkward if adult size people take that place. Hard, discomfort seats and very bad visibility at last the interior is bad place to spend some time.

The latest Kia Sorento 2011 has made a great change to happy it customers. Well ventilated and having a plenty of space, particularly with the panoramic sunroof in the EX V6 Premium segment. The seats are too ultimate and there is big change form previous model. Good comfort, plenty of space and good look.

Drive

The new Kia Sorento 2011 is absolute quick with 3.5-liter V6 engine. When compared with previous models the latest one has lower curb weight. News is that the engineers removed 400 pounds from the Sorento by this it so easy to accelerate, braking and cornering.

Kia Sorento 2011 is the latest sensation is in talks with its better automatic transmissions in recent days and this SUV’s huge point is its gearbox. The new Sorento got great features like anti-lock brakes, electronic brake force distribution, and electronic stability control. Now with these all features how can you go around with another one and with 10-year 100,000 mile warranty it is unbeatable.

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