2022 Kia Sorento: First Look

The Kia Sorento is a compact SUV that leaves a big and long-lasting impression on its drivers. This stunning SUV comes standard with a wide range of high-tech features that help to provide a safe and comfortable driving experience. This year, the Sorento adds a new engine option to the mix and a few other features that are sure to make it one of the most sought-after vehicles of the year. Here is a look at some of the exciting new features that you can find in the 2022 Kia Sorento PHEV.

Exterior Design

The Sorento PHEV features a head-turning exterior design. The body is outlined in sleek curves and long, flowing lines that stretch from the hood of the vehicle all the way back to the sporty rear spoiler. There are a pair of bright LED headlights that are seamlessly integrated into the front, uniquely shaped grille. The exterior is also offered in several colours including Sapphire Blue. Passion Red, and Gravity Grey.

Interior Design

The Sorento PHEV has a spacious and luxurious interior. The cabin features three rows of spacious seating and offers more legroom for the second-row passengers than any other PHEV SUV on the market. With 143.8 cubic feet of space, the Sorento PHEV also offers more overall passenger space than any other PHEV SUV on the market.

The interior is not only spacious, but it is luxurious as well. The seats come standard with Syntex synthetic leather, but genuine leather seats are available as well. There is also a wide range of advanced features including available heated seats and an available power sunroof.

High-Tech Entertainment

The Kia Sorento PHEV comes standard with an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment display, but a 10.3-inch display is available. Both displays come standard with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The Sorento also offers a 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster that is fully customizable. There is also an available wireless charging pad and an available 12-speaker Bose premium sound system.

Safety Features

The 2022 Kia Sorento comes with a wide range of standard safety and driver-assist features. Some of the features that you can find on this innovative vehicle include:

• Intelligent Speed Limit Assist • Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist-Ped • Lane Follow Assist • Lane Departure Warning • Lane Following Assist • Advanced Airbag System • Rear Occupant Alert System • Driver Attention Warning • Leading Vehicle Departure Alert • Reverse Camera • Electronic Stability Control • Traction Control • Hill Start Assist • 4-Wheel Anti-Lock Braking System • Tire Pressure Monitor System

Powerful Performance

The 2022 Sorento PHEV offers an impressive and fuel-efficient powertrain. The 1.6-litre 4-cylinder engine is paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission. This powerful engine works in combination with a 66.9-kWh electric motor to provide a combined 261 horsepower. The PHEV is able to get over 51 kilometres of all-electric range. There is also a standard AWD system that features a Drive Mode Select system.