How Efficient is the 2023 Kia Sorento HEV/PHEV?Jul 1st, 2023
2023 Kia Sorento HEV/PHEV Efficiency in Kitchener, ON
The 2023 Kia Sorento HEV/PHEV are the hybrid-electric and plug-in hybrid variants of the popular Kia Sorento SUV. These midsize, three-row SUVs offer owners versatile interior cabins, advanced vehicle technology and impressive fuel economy metrics that rival that of much smaller vehicles. Continue reading below as our team of Kia product experts here at Kitchener Kia have compiled the key efficiency highlights of the 2023 Kia Sorento HEV/PHEV, available for sale at our Kitchener, Ontario showroom.
2023 Kia Sorento HEV
Advanced Hybrid-Electric Technology
The 2023 Kia Sorento HEV is equipped with a 270-Volt AC lithium-ion polymer battery that’s mated to a 1.6-litre turbocharged four-cylinder direct injected gasoline engine. This advanced hybrid electric powertrain generates a net 227 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque, delivering smooth and efficient power to all four wheels as standard.
Sorento HEV Fuel Economy
Kia understands that drivers interested in hybrid vehicles value fuel efficiency, that’s why they’ve engineered the 2023 Sorento HEV to deliver impressive fuel economy metrics. In the city, the Sorento HEV receives a fuel economy raing of 6.4 L/100km, 7.0 L/100km on the highway and 6.9 L/100km (3.0 Lₑ/100km ) combined.
2023 Kia Sorento Plug-In Hybrid
Plug-In Hybird System
The 2023 Kia Sorento PHEV is the plug-in hybrid variant of the regular gasoline-powered Kia Sorento. Equipped with a larger 360-Volt AC lithium-ion polymer battery mated to the same 1.6-litre turbocharged four-cylinder direct injected gasoline engine as the Sorento HEV, the plug-in variant generates a net 261 horsepower figure and the same amount of torque.
Sorento PHEV Fuel Economy
Boasting mind blowing fuel economy metrics of 2.8 L/100km in the city and 3.2 L/100km on the highway, the 2023 Kia Sorento PHEV delivers better fuel efficiency metrics than vehicles with much less passenger and cargo carrying capabilities.
Interested in getting behind the wheel of one of these efficient 2023 Kia Sorento HEV/PHEV hybrid variants? Visit our Kitchener, ON showroom at 300 Homer Watson Blvd. and speak with one of our Kia product advisors about getting a tour of these impressive vehicles.