The present Kia Sorento has entered its third mannequin yr, and Kia apparently feels it is time to replace it. The corporate revealed a refreshed model of the three-row SUV for South Korea, with adjustments to each the outside and inside. Whereas no details about availability within the U.S. has been given, it ought to arrive right here before later.
From the skin, Kia is clearly making an attempt to make the Sorento look extra like its hit Telluride. The headlights are actually vertically oriented, and the grille is wider and taller. The hood has been reshaped to match. A lot of the remainder of the outside is unchanged save for brand spanking new taillights with diagonal detailing and repositioned reverse lights within the rear bumper.
The inside receives much more adjustments. Your complete sprint has been modified. It now options one curved show panel encompassing a pair of 12.3-inch screens for devices and infotainment. They sit atop a ledge on the sprint shaped by the vast, unbroken air vent panel, which bookends the sprint with vertical shops. Proper beneath the vents is the acquainted dual-mode contact button panel for controlling local weather and infotainment features. The doorways have been up to date, too, most notably with ambient lighting sections just like these used within the Kia Soul.
This new Sorento will go on sale in Korea in August. Nothing has been mentioned about different markets but. The Sorento is a key automobile for Kia within the U.S., so the adjustments will undoubtedly seem right here, too. It is attainable they might be applied for the 2024 mannequin yr, with an introduction later this yr or early subsequent, although it might additionally probably be saved for a 2025 mannequin yr introduction someday subsequent yr. It can possible be accessible with the identical array of naturally aspirated, turbocharged, hybrid and plug-in hybrid powertrains as the present model.