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Kia Sorento Reviews from Consumer Reports

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Kia Sorento Reviews

The Kia Sorento is a 4-door SUV offered in a AWD 4dr I4 LX, 2WD 4dr V6 SX Limited, 2WD 4dr I4 LX, AWD 4dr V6 EX, AWD 4dr V6 SX Limited, 2WD 4dr V6 SX, 2WD 4dr V6 LX, 2WD 4dr V6 EX, AWD 4dr V6 LX and AWD 4dr V6 SX. The powertrains include 2.4-liter 4 (191 hp) and 3.3-liter V6 (290 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic transmissions. It is Front or AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 18 mpg city to 24 mpg highway. The Sorento uses Regular fuel.

Competing models include Toyota Highlander, Chevrolet Traverse and Hyundai Santa Fe.

Last Model Reviewed: 2014

Reviewed Kia Sorentos from Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports has placed the following models through over 50 tests at our test track:

  • 2012 Kia Sorento LX 4-cyl
  • 2011 Kia Sorento LX 4-cyl
  • 2008 Kia Sorento LX V6
  • 2004 Kia Sorento LX V6

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