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2016 Kia Sorento Trim Levels & Specs

2016 Kia Sorento Specifications

Compare important 2016 Kia Sorento technical specifications like exterior dimensions, ground clearance, wheelbase, interior space volume, engine's power as measured by horsepower and torque output, weight of the vehicle, towing & payload capacity or gas tank size to know the estimated mpg.
Trims 2.4L L 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 2.4L LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 3.3L LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 3.3L SX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T SXL 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L SXL 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.4L LX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 3.3L LX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T EX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L EX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 3.3L SX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T SXL 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L SXL 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6
Exterior length 187.4 " 187.4 " 187.4 " 187.4 " 187.4 " 187.4 " 187.4 " 187.4 " 187.4 " 187.4 " 187.4 " 187.4 " 187.4 " 187.4 " 187.4 "
Exterior body width 74.4 " 74.4 " 74.4 " 74.4 " 74.4 " 74.4 " 74.4 " 74.4 " 74.4 " 74.4 " 74.4 " 74.4 " 74.4 " 74.4 " 74.4 "
Exterior height 66.3 " 66.3 " 66.3 " 66.3 " 66.3 " 66.3 " 66.3 " 66.3 " 66.3 " 66.3 " 66.3 " 66.3 " 66.3 " 66.3 " 66.3 "
Horsepower 185 @ 6,000 rpm 185 @ 6,000 rpm 290 @ 6,400 rpm 240 @ 6,000 rpm 290 @ 6,400 rpm 290 @ 6,400 rpm 240 @ 6,000 rpm 290 @ 6,400 rpm 185 @ 6,000 rpm 290 @ 6,400 rpm 240 @ 6,000 rpm 290 @ 6,400 rpm 290 @ 6,400 rpm 240 @ 6,000 rpm 290 @ 6,400 rpm
Torque 178 @ 4,000 rpm 178 @ 4,000 rpm 252 @ 5,300 rpm 260 @ 1,450 rpm 252 @ 5,300 rpm 252 @ 5,300 rpm 260 @ 1,450 rpm 252 @ 5,300 rpm 178 @ 4,000 rpm 252 @ 5,300 rpm 260 @ 1,450 rpm 252 @ 5,300 rpm 252 @ 5,300 rpm 260 @ 1,450 rpm 252 @ 5,300 rpm
Fuel economy - city 21 mpg 21 mpg 18 mpg 20 mpg 18 mpg 18 mpg 20 mpg 18 mpg 21 mpg 18 mpg 19 mpg 18 mpg 17 mpg 19 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel economy - highway 29 mpg 29 mpg 26 mpg 27 mpg 26 mpg 26 mpg 27 mpg 26 mpg 26 mpg 26 mpg 25 mpg 26 mpg 23 mpg 25 mpg 23 mpg
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s) 8.8 seconds 8.8 seconds 6.4 seconds 7.6 seconds 6.4 seconds 6.4 seconds 7.6 seconds 6.4 seconds 8.2 seconds 5.8 seconds 8.4 seconds 5.8 seconds 5.8 seconds 8.4 seconds 5.8 seconds
1/4 mile time 16.6 seconds 16.6 seconds 14.8 seconds 15.9 seconds 14.8 seconds 14.8 seconds 15.9 seconds 14.8 seconds 15.9 seconds 14.4 seconds 16.0 seconds 14.4 seconds 14.4 seconds 16.0 seconds 14.4 seconds
1/4 mile speed 87 mph 87 mph 99 mph 88 mph 99 mph 99 mph 88 mph 99 mph 85 mph 96 mph 84 mph 96 mph 96 mph 84 mph 96 mph
Lateral acceleration (g) .8 .8 .8 .8 .8 .8 .8 .8 .8 .8 .8 .8 .8 .8 .8
Slalom speed 58 mph 58 mph 58 mph 58 mph 58 mph 58 mph 58 mph 58 mph 58 mph 58 mph 58 mph 58 mph 58 mph 58 mph 58 mph
Bore-and-Stroke 3.46/3.82 " 3.46/3.82 " 3.62/3.30 " 3.39/3.39 " 3.62/3.30 " 3.62/3.30 " 3.39/3.39 " 3.62/3.30 " 3.46/3.82 " 3.62/3.30 " 3.39/3.39 " 3.62/3.30 " 3.62/3.30 " 3.39/3.39 " 3.62/3.30 "
Curb weight 3,704 lbs. 3,704 lbs. 3,968 lbs. 3,878 lbs. 3,968 lbs. 3,968 lbs. 3,878 lbs. 3,968 lbs. 3,840 lbs. 4,101 lbs. 4,004 lbs. 4,101 lbs. 4,101 lbs. 4,004 lbs. 4,101 lbs.
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) 5,026 lbs. 5,026 lbs. 5,489 lbs. 5,115 lbs. 5,489 lbs. 5,489 lbs. 5,115 lbs. 5,489 lbs. 5,159 lbs. 5,622 lbs. 5,247 lbs. 5,622 lbs. 5,622 lbs. 5,247 lbs. 5,622 lbs.
Maximum Trailer Weight 2,000 lbs. 2,000 lbs. 3,500 lbs. 3,500 lbs. 3,500 lbs. 3,500 lbs. 3,500 lbs. 3,500 lbs. 2,000 lbs. 5,000 lbs. 3,500 lbs. 5,000 lbs. 5,000 lbs. 3,500 lbs. 5,000 lbs.
Wheelbase 109.4 " 109.4 " 109.4 " 109.4 " 109.4 " 109.4 " 109.4 " 109.4 " 109.4 " 109.4 " 109.4 " 109.4 " 109.4 " 109.4 " 109.4 "
Front track 64.1 " 64.1 " 64.1 " 64.1 " 64.1 " 64.1 " 64.1 " 64.1 " 64.1 " 64.1 " 64.1 " 64.1 " 64.1 " 64.1 " 64.1 "
Rear track 64.5 " 64.5 " 64.5 " 64.5 " 64.5 " 64.5 " 64.5 " 64.5 " 64.5 " 64.5 " 64.5 " 64.5 " 64.5 " 64.5 " 64.5 "
Turning radius 18.1 '' 18.1 '' 18.1 '' 18.1 '' 18.1 '' 18.1 '' 18.1 '' 18.1 '' 18.2 '' 18.2 '' 18.2 '' 18.2 '' 18.2 '' 18.2 '' 18.2 ''
Front legroom 44.1 " 44.1 " 44.1 " 44.1 " 44.1 " 44.1 " 44.1 " 44.1 " 44.1 " 44.1 " 44.1 " 44.1 " 44.1 " 44.1 " 44.1 "
Rear legroom 39.4 " 39.4 " 39.4 " 39.4 " 39.4 " 39.4 " 39.4 " 39.4 " 39.4 " 39.4 " 39.4 " 39.4 " 39.4 " 39.4 " 39.4 "
Front headroom 39.5 " 39.5 " 39.5 " 39.5 " 39.5 " 39.5 " 39.5 " 39.5 " 39.5 " 39.5 " 39.5 " 39.5 " 39.5 " 39.5 " 39.5 "
Rear headroom 39.3 " 39.3 " 39.3 " 39.3 " 39.3 " 39.3 " 39.3 " 39.3 " 39.3 " 39.3 " 39.3 " 39.3 " 39.3 " 39.3 " 39.3 "
Front hip room 56.7 " 56.7 " 56.7 " 56.7 " 56.7 " 56.7 " 56.7 " 56.7 " 56.7 " 56.7 " 56.7 " 56.7 " 56.7 " 56.7 " 56.7 "
Rear hip room 56.4 " 56.4 " 56.4 " 56.4 " 56.4 " 56.4 " 56.4 " 56.4 " 56.4 " 56.4 " 56.4 " 56.4 " 56.4 " 56.4 " 56.4 "
Front shoulder room 59.1 " 59.1 " 59.1 " 59.1 " 59.1 " 59.1 " 59.1 " 59.1 " 59.1 " 59.1 " 59.1 " 59.1 " 59.1 " 59.1 " 59.1 "
Rear shoulder room 58.0 " 58.0 " 58.0 " 58.0 " 58.0 " 58.0 " 58.0 " 58.0 " 58.0 " 58.0 " 58.0 " 58.0 " 58.0 " 58.0 " 58.0 "
Luggage volume 38.8 cu.ft. 38.8 cu.ft. 11.3 cu.ft. 38.8 cu.ft. 11.3 cu.ft. 11.3 cu.ft. 38.8 cu.ft. 11.3 cu.ft. 38.8 cu.ft. 11.3 cu.ft. 38.8 cu.ft. 11.3 cu.ft. 11.3 cu.ft. 38.8 cu.ft. 11.3 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max) 73.5 cu.ft. 73.5 cu.ft. 73.0 cu.ft. 73.5 cu.ft. 73.0 cu.ft. 73.0 cu.ft. 73.5 cu.ft. 73.0 cu.ft. 73.5 cu.ft. 73.0 cu.ft. 73.5 cu.ft. 73.0 cu.ft. 73.0 cu.ft. 73.5 cu.ft. 73.0 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 146 cu.ft. 146 cu.ft. 154 cu.ft. 146 cu.ft. 154 cu.ft. 154 cu.ft. 146 cu.ft. 154 cu.ft. 146 cu.ft. 154 cu.ft. 146 cu.ft. 154 cu.ft. 154 cu.ft. 146 cu.ft. 154 cu.ft.
Fuel tank 18.8 gal. 18.8 gal. 18.8 gal. 18.8 gal. 18.8 gal. 18.8 gal. 18.8 gal. 18.8 gal. 18.8 gal. 18.8 gal. 18.8 gal. 18.8 gal. 18.8 gal. 18.8 gal. 18.8 gal.
Third row legroom N/A 31.7 " 31.7 " N/A 31.7 " 31.7 " N/A 31.7 " 31.7 " 31.7 " N/A 31.7 " 31.7 " N/A 31.7 "
Third row headroom N/A 36.3 " 36.3 " N/A 36.3 " 36.3 " N/A 36.3 " 36.3 " 36.3 " N/A 36.3 " 36.3 " N/A 36.3 "
Third row hip room N/A 41.1 " 41.1 " N/A 41.1 " 41.1 " N/A 41.1 " 41.1 " 41.1 " N/A 41.1 " 41.1 " N/A 41.1 "
Third row shoulder room N/A 52.8 " 52.8 " N/A 52.8 " 52.8 " N/A 52.8 " 52.8 " 52.8 " N/A 52.8 " 52.8 " N/A 52.8 "

2016 Kia Sorento Interior Features

One of the most notable features of the Sorento, however, is its roomy interior. The 2016 Kia Sorento comes with a variety of specs on the inside. You can find out more about these features in the chart below.
Trims 2.4L L 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 2.4L LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 3.3L LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 3.3L SX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T SXL 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L SXL 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.4L LX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 3.3L LX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T EX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L EX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 3.3L SX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T SXL 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L SXL 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6
Air conditioning, front manual manual manual dual zone automatic dual zone automatic dual zone automatic dual zone automatic dual zone automatic manual manual dual zone automatic dual zone automatic dual zone automatic dual zone automatic dual zone automatic
Air filter std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Underseat ducts std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Cargo concealed storage std std N/A std N/A N/A std N/A std N/A std N/A N/A std N/A
Clock in-dash in-dash in-dash in-dash in-dash in-dash in-dash in-dash in-dash in-dash in-dash in-dash in-dash in-dash in-dash
Compass opt opt opt opt opt std std std opt opt opt opt std std std
Cruise control std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Cupholders front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim urethane urethane urethane leather/simulated wood leather/simulated wood leather/piano black leather/piano black leather/piano black urethane urethane leather/simulated wood leather/simulated wood leather/piano black leather/piano black leather/piano black
12V DC power outlet 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
Overhead console mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage
Floor console full full full full full full full full full full full full full full full
Floor mats carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear
Front windows power power power power power power power power power power power power power power power
Rear windows power power power power power power power power power power power power power power power
1-touch window up driver driver driver driver driver driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver driver driver driver driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
1-touch window down driver driver driver driver driver driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver driver driver driver driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Programmable garage door opener opt opt opt opt opt opt std std opt opt opt opt opt std std
Instrumentation analog analog analog analog analog analog analog analog analog analog analog analog analog analog analog
Tachometer std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Trip computer std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Water temp gauge std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Low fuel warning std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Lighting - glovebox std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Lighting - map lights front front front front front front front front front front front front front front front
Lighting - dome light fade fade fade fade fade fade fade fade fade fade fade fade fade fade fade
Lighting - cargo light std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Illuminated vanity mirrors driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear window defogger std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Rear view mirror day-night day-night day-night auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night day-night day-night auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Fuel door release power power power power power power power power power power power power power power power
Retained accessory power std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Seatback storage pockets 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Tilt-Wheel adjustable steering column std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Steering wheel material urethane urethane urethane leather/metal-look leather/metal-look leather/metal-look leather/metal-look leather/metal-look urethane urethane leather/metal-look leather/metal-look leather/metal-look leather/metal-look leather/metal-look
Cargo net opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt
Auxiliary visors dual dual dual dual dual dual dual dual dual dual dual dual dual dual dual
Air conditioning, rear N/A N/A with separate controls N/A with separate controls with separate controls N/A N/A N/A with separate controls with separate controls with separate controls with separate controls N/A with separate controls
Exterior temperature display N/A N/A N/A std std std std std N/A N/A std std std std std
Remote trunk release N/A N/A N/A power power power power power N/A N/A power power power power power
Adaptive cruise control N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A opt opt N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A opt opt

2016 Kia Sorento Exterior Features

Would you like to grasp the idea which 2016 Kia Sorento trim level is better equipped with such little cool exterior features like fog lights, spoiler, mud flaps, sunroof, roof racks, running boards, etc? Check out the full list of these additional features below.
Trims 2.4L L 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 2.4L LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 3.3L LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 3.3L SX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T SXL 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L SXL 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.4L LX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 3.3L LX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T EX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L EX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 3.3L SX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T SXL 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L SXL 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6
Antenna integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof
Body material fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel
Paint clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Grille trim black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround metal-look w/chrome surround metal-look w/chrome surround metal-look w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround metal-look w/chrome surround metal-look w/chrome surround metal-look w/chrome surround
Door count 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door liftgate liftgate liftgate liftgate liftgate power liftgate power liftgate power liftgate liftgate liftgate liftgate liftgate power liftgate power liftgate power liftgate
Tinted windows deep deep deep deep deep deep deep deep deep deep deep deep deep deep deep
Rear window type fixed fixed fixed fixed fixed fixed fixed fixed fixed fixed fixed fixed fixed fixed fixed
Mirrors dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote w/tilt down dual power remote w/tilt down dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote w/tilt down dual power remote w/tilt down
Heated door mirrors std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Spoiler lip lip lip lip lip lip lip lip lip lip lip lip lip lip lip
Front tires P235/65TR17.0 BSW AS P235/65TR17.0 BSW AS P235/65TR17.0 BSW AS P235/60HR18.0 BSW AS P235/60HR18.0 BSW AS P235/55HR19.0 BSW AS P235/55HR19.0 BSW AS P235/55HR19.0 BSW AS P235/65TR17.0 BSW AS P235/65TR17.0 BSW AS P235/60HR18.0 BSW AS P235/60HR18.0 BSW AS P235/55HR19.0 BSW AS P235/55HR19.0 BSW AS P235/55HR19.0 BSW AS
Wheels 17" silver aluminum 17" silver aluminum 17" silver aluminum 18" silver aluminum 18" silver aluminum 19" painted aluminum 19" painted aluminum 19" chrome aluminum 17" silver aluminum 17" silver aluminum 18" silver aluminum 18" silver aluminum 19" painted aluminum 19" painted aluminum 19" chrome aluminum
Spare tire and wheel compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel
Windshield wipers - front variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent
Rear window wipers fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval
Mud flaps opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt
Roof rack N/A opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt
Roof rails N/A std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Fog/driving lights N/A N/A N/A front front front front front N/A N/A front front front front front
Sunroof N/A N/A N/A 1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass N/A N/A 1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Bodyside insert N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A chrome N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A chrome

2016 Kia Sorento Seats

The seats are one of the most important aspects of any car, and each 2016 Kia Sorento trim level may have different seating options, so be sure to carefully compare the specifications. Some trims have leather upholstery, "memory", armrest, heated seats, and some have them only for the front passengers, while other provide them for the rear seats two.
Trims 2.4L L 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 2.4L LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 3.3L LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 3.3L SX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T SXL 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L SXL 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.4L LX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 3.3L LX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T EX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L EX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 3.3L SX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T SXL 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L SXL 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6
Front seat type bucket bucket bucket bucket bucket bucket bucket bucket bucket bucket bucket bucket bucket bucket bucket
Standard seating 5 passengers 5 passengers 7 passengers 5 passengers 7 passengers 7 passengers 5 passengers 7 passengers 5 passengers 7 passengers 5 passengers 7 passengers 7 passengers 5 passengers 7 passengers
Front driver seat direction controls 6-way 6-way 6-way 8-way power 8-way power 8-way power 8-way power 8-way power 6-way 6-way 8-way power 8-way power 8-way power 8-way power 8-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls 4-way 4-way 4-way 8-way power 8-way power 8-way power 8-way power 8-way power 4-way 4-way 8-way power 8-way power 8-way power 8-way power 8-way power
Front armrests center center center center center center center center center center center center center center center
Front head restraints adjustable adjustable adjustable adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt adjustable adjustable adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt
Rear seats 40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench
Rear armrest std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Rear head restraints 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable
Seat trim YES Essentials premium cloth YES Essentials premium cloth YES Essentials premium cloth leather leather leather leather leather YES Essentials premium cloth YES Essentials premium cloth leather leather leather leather leather
Lumbar support N/A driver driver driver driver driver driver driver driver driver driver driver driver driver driver
Heated front seats N/A driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
3rd row seats N/A 50-50 split-bench 50-50 split-bench N/A 50-50 split-bench 50-50 split-bench N/A 50-50 split-bench 50-50 split-bench 50-50 split-bench N/A 50-50 split-bench 50-50 split-bench N/A 50-50 split-bench
3rd row fold into floor N/A manual manual N/A manual manual N/A manual manual manual N/A manual manual N/A manual
Memory N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A driver driver driver N/A N/A N/A N/A driver driver driver
Cooled front seats N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger N/A N/A N/A N/A driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Heated rear seats N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A std std N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A std std

2016 Kia Sorento Entertainment System

Some 2016 Kia Sorento trim levels have a built-in DVD player, voice recognition, while others have a touch screen display, bluetooth compatibility, navigation system. There are also a variety of different audio options, so be sure to compare the trim levels carefully to find the one that best suits your needs.
Trims 2.4L L 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 2.4L LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 3.3L LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 3.3L SX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T SXL 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L SXL 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.4L LX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 3.3L LX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T EX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L EX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 3.3L SX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T SXL 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L SXL 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6
Radio SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
CD player in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single
MP3 capability std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Auxiliary input jack std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Steering wheel audio controls std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Speakers 6 6 6 6 6 10 Infinity 10 Infinity 10 Infinity 6 6 6 6 10 Infinity 10 Infinity 10 Infinity
Speed-Sensitive Volume std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
1st row LCD screen 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Bluetooth Compatibility std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Voice recognition N/A std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Amplifier N/A N/A N/A opt opt std std std N/A N/A opt opt std std std
Navigation system N/A N/A N/A yes with voice activation yes with voice activation yes with voice activation yes with voice activation yes with voice activation N/A N/A yes with voice activation yes with voice activation yes with voice activation yes with voice activation yes with voice activation

2016 Kia Sorento Safety and Security Features

Each 2016 Kia Sorento trim comes with a variety of safety and security features that will keep you and your family safe while on the road. Some of these features include airbags, traction control, stability control, side impact, panic alarm, blind spot sensors, parking assist, and more.
Trims 2.4L L 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 2.4L LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 3.3L LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 3.3L SX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T SXL 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L SXL 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.4L LX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 3.3L LX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T EX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L EX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 3.3L SX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T SXL 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L SXL 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6
Airbags, frontal driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row
Occupancy sensor std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Traction control ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Height adjustable seatbelts front front front front front front front front front front front front front front front
Seatbelt pre-tensioners front front front front front front front front front front front front front front front
Headlights halogen halogen halogen halogen halogen halogen halogen halogen halogen halogen halogen halogen halogen halogen halogen
Exterior light control auto off fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic
Delay-off headlamps std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Illuminated entry std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Remote keyless entry keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Panic alarm std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Door locks power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Rear child safety door locks std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Content theft deterrent alarm system std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Ignition disable std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Low tire pressure warning std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Parking assist N/A opt opt std std std std std opt opt std std std std std
Keyless access system N/A N/A N/A opt opt std std std N/A N/A opt opt std std std
Blind spot sensor N/A N/A N/A opt opt std std std N/A N/A opt opt std std std
LED taillights N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A std std std N/A N/A N/A N/A std std std
Lane departure warning N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A opt opt N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A opt opt

2016 Kia Sorento Mechanical Features

The 2016 Kia Sorento will have different mechanical features depending on the trim level that you choose. Some of the other features that you may find in the higher-level trim levels include air suspension, brake assist, speed sensitive steering, an electronic limited slip differential, a performance exhaust system.
Trims 2.4L L 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 2.4L LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 3.3L LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 3.3L SX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T SXL 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L SXL 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.4L LX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 3.3L LX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T EX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L EX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 3.3L SX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T SXL 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L SXL 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6
Engine 2.4L I-4 2.4L I-4 3.3L V-6 2.0L I-4 3.3L V-6 3.3L V-6 2.0L I-4 3.3L V-6 2.4L I-4 3.3L V-6 2.0L I-4 3.3L V-6 3.3L V-6 2.0L I-4 3.3L V-6
Engine - valvetrain DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC
Recommended fuel regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded
Brakes 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS) 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel
Brake assist std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Drive type front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel all wheel all wheel all wheel all wheel all wheel all wheel all wheel
Exhaust stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel
Steering rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion
Speed sensitive steering std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Suspension tuning regular regular regular regular regular regular regular regular regular regular regular regular regular regular regular
Front suspension type strut strut strut strut strut strut strut strut strut strut strut strut strut strut strut
Front anti-roll bar std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Front shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs coil coil coil coil coil coil coil coil coil coil coil coil coil coil coil
Rear suspension type multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link
Rear anti-roll bar std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Rear shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs coil coil coil coil coil coil coil coil coil coil coil coil coil coil coil
Electronic stability system std std std std std std std std std std std std std std std
Sequential shift control Sportmatic Sportmatic Sportmatic Sportmatic Sportmatic Sportmatic Sportmatic Sportmatic Sportmatic Sportmatic Sportmatic Sportmatic Sportmatic Sportmatic Sportmatic
Transmission 6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD
Axle ratio 3.51 3.51 3.32 3.20 3.32 3.32 3.20 3.32 3.65 3.32 3.51 3.32 3.32 3.51 3.32
Remote vehicle starting system opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt opt
Turbocharger N/A N/A N/A intercooled turbo N/A N/A intercooled turbo N/A N/A N/A intercooled turbo N/A N/A intercooled turbo N/A
4WD shift N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A electronic electronic electronic electronic electronic electronic electronic

2016 Kia Sorento Other Specs

In general, the 2016 Kia Sorento lower-level trims will have fewer features. If you are looking for a vehicle that has all of the latest and greatest features, then you will want to choose one of the higher-level trim levels.
Trims 2.4L L 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 2.4L LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 3.3L LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 3.3L SX 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T SXL 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L SXL 4dr Front-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.4L LX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.4L I-4 3.3L LX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T EX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L EX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 3.3L SX 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6 2.0T SXL 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 2.0L I-4 3.3L SXL 4dr All-wheel Drive, Engine: 3.3L V-6
Maximum towing capacity 2000 2000 3500 3500 3500 3500 3500 3500 2000 5000 3500 5000 5000 3500 5000

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2016 Kia Sorento specs

Wheel Offset 32 - 53 mm
Lug Nut Size M12 x 1.5
0-60 times 7 - 9.1 sec
Horsepower 185 - 290 hp
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Tire size 235/65 R17 - 255/35 R22
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