09/16/22 ID: 19250

IRVINE, CA, September 16, 2022 – The Sorento Hybrid has been optimized for the 2023 model year with two repackaged trim levels. While the S trim has been discontinued, the Sorento Hybrid is now available in an all-new range-topping SX-P trim, which comes standard with Kia’s AWD system with center locking differential and Drive Mode Select with Snow Mode. Other standard features on the SX-P include 17-inch alloy wheels, LED foglamps, Smart Power Tailgate, 12.3-inch digital cluster, perforated leather seats, Bose premium audio system, Navigation Smart Cruise Control- Curve, Forward Collision Avoidance Assist, Surround View Monitor, Blind View Monitor, Parking Distance Warning – Front and Rear, and Second Row Captain’s Chairs. The EX remains in the trim lineup and gains an 8-way power front passenger seat and a frameless rear view mirror.

Pricing1 – MSRP (excludes $1,295.00 destination):
  • EX FWD
  • EX AWD
  • SX-P
  • 1.6T GDI I-4/ 44 kW motor– 6-speed automatic: 227 hp and 258 lb.-ft. of torque
Fuel Economy2 – EPA-est. MPG (City/Highway/Combined):
  • FWD: 
  • AWD: 
Highlighted Kia Drive Wise Advanced Driver Assistance Features3:
  • Lane Following Assist
    • STD all trims
  • Lane Keeping Assist
    • STD all trims
  • Driver Attention Warning
    • STD all trims
  • Forward Collision Avoidance Assist-Junction Turning
    • STD all trims
  • Blind Spot Collision Avoidance Assist
    • STD all trims
  • Rear Cross Traffic Collision Avoidance Assist
    • STD all trims
  • Safe Exit Assist
    • STD all trims
  • Rear Occupant Alert
    • STD all trims
  • Highway Driving Assist
    • STD all trims
  • Navigation Based Smart Cruise Control - Curve
    • STD all trims
  • Blind View Monitor
    • STD on SX-P
  • Surround View Monitor
    • STD on SX-P
  • Overall Length: 
189.0 in.
  • Overall Width: 
74.8 in.
  • Overall Height: 
66.7 in.
  • Wheelbase: 
110.8 in.

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1 MSRP excludes destination and handling, taxes, title, license fees, options and retailer charges. Actual prices set by retailer and may vary.
2 Based on EPA estimates. Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits and your vehicle’s condition.
3 These systems are not substitutes for proper and safe driving, parking, and/or backing-up procedures. These systems may not detect every object behind or alongside the vehicle or in the vehicle’s blind spot or direction of travel. Always drive safely and use caution.

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