2021 Kia Sorento vs 2020 Kia Sorento
The Kia Sorento is all-new and redesigned for its 2021 model year, starting the 4th generation of the Sorento midsize SUV model. Changes include, but are not limited to, a more powerful and efficient standard powertrain, hybrid model options, a completely redesigned exterior and interior, new standard safety features, and much more! Today, we’ll find out what’s changed with the new Sorento. It’s the 2021 Kia Sorento vs the 2020 Kia Sorento here at Palmen Kia!
2021 Sorento vs 2020 Sorento
|Model||2021 Kia Sorento||2020 Kia Sorento|
|Baseline Engine||2.5L Inline 4||2.4L Inline 4|
|Horsepower||191 hp||185 hp|
|Torque||182 lb-ft||178 lb-ft|
|Standard Transmission||8-Speed Automatic||6-Speed Automatic|
|City Fuel Economy||24 MPG||22 MPG|
|Highway Fuel Economy||31 MPG||29 MPG|
|Combined Fuel Economy||27 MPG||25 MPG|
|Hybrid Model||Available||Not Available|
|Plug-In Hybrid Model||Available||Not Available|
2021 Sorento vs 2020 Sorento – Cabin Space and Cargo Capacity
In the press release for the 2021 Kia Sorento, Kia promises that the 2021 Sorento will have more cabin space and cargo capacity than the 2020 Sorento. However, no exact measurements have yet been given. In the meantime, for future reference, here are the cabin and cargo room specifications for the current 2020 Kia Sorento:
2020 Kia Sorento – EPA Interior Volume – 154.2 ft3
2020 Kia Sorento – Initial Cargo Capacity – 11.3 ft3
2020 Kia Sorento – Maximum Cargo Capacity – 73 ft3
2021 Sorento vs 2020 Sorento – Design
In addition to its new powertrain and hybrid options, another big change to the next-generation 2021 Kia Sorento model is its sense of style. Influenced by the Telluride, the redesigned Sorento prioritizes a bold new look mixing a rugged appearance with elegant features.
When Does the 2021 Kia Sorento Release in the USA?
There’s plenty more to explore concerning the all-new 2021 Kia Sorento and we look forward to learning more about the model upon its release later this year in 2020. In the meantime, keep track of updates through our blog and contact us for additional information here at Palmen Kia of Kenosha, Wisconsin.