Kia has been making waves in the automotive industry with their innovative design, high-quality materials, and advanced technology. The 2023 Kia Sorento HEV/PHEV is no exception. This hybrid-electric vehicle offers exceptional fuel economy, advanced safety features, and an interior and exterior design that is sure to turn heads. Continue reading below as our team here at Kitchener Kia has compiled the key highlights of the Sorento HEV/PHEV, currently available for sale at our Kitchener, Ontario showroom.
The exterior design of the 2023 Kia Sorento HEV/PHEV is sleek and modern. The vehicle features a sporty front grille, LED headlights, and a sloping roofline that gives it a sporty, aerodynamic look. The body of the vehicle is made from high-strength steel, which provides exceptional durability and safety.
All but the entry-level 2023 Sorento HEV/PHEV LX model come equipped with stylish 19-inch machined-finish alloy wheels. Not only do these wheels add a heightened sense of style and sophistication to the Sorento HEV/PHEV, they are also specifically designed to reduce aerodynamic drag, resulting in improved fuel economy figures for the vehicle.
Owners have a plethora of choice when it comes to the exterior paint colour of their 2023 Kia Sorento HEV/PHEV. Choose from up to six (6) bold and bright paint options that include:
All 2023 Kia Sorento HEV/PHEV models feature three-rows of available seating, highlighted by a premium second-row captain’s chair configuration. Rear seat passengers have easy access to the third-row of seats thanks to the centre passthrough, while second-row passengers can lounge out and enjoy the comfort of the individual captain’s chairs.
Select models of the 2023 Kia Sorento HEV/PHEV come equipped with a panoramic sunroof. This massive sunroof spans the entire length of the roof, providing everyone on board with an unobstructed view of the sky. This feature adds an element of luxury to the vehicle, making it an excellent choice for those who want to travel in style.
The 2023 Kia Sorento HEV is equipped with a 1.6L turbocharged four-cylinder engine mated to a hybrid-electric system that generates 227 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. Thank to this efficient powertrain system, the Sorento HEV delivers impressive fuel economy metrics of 6.4L/100km in the city and 7.0L/100km on the highway.
2023 Kia Sorento PHEV models boast an all-electric driving range of 51 km on a single charge, thanks to its 360V battery that can go from empty to 100% in as little as three and a half hours. Powered by a 1.6L turbocharged four-cylinder engine mated to an intelligent plug-in hybrid system, 2023 Kia Sorento PHEV boast an impressive fuel economy metrics of 2.8L/100km in the city and 3.2L/100km on the highway.
|Specifications||2023 Kia Sorento HEV||2023 Kia Sorento PHEV|
|Engine||1.6L Turbo 4 Cylinder GDI Hybrid||1.6L Turbo 4 Cylinder GDI Plug-In Hybrid|
|Transmission||6-Speed Automatic||6-Speed Automatic|
|Electric Motor||Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor||Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor|
|Battery Type||AC Lithium Ion Polymer Battery||AC Lithium Ion Polymer Battery|
|Battery Voltage (V)||270||360|
The standard infotainment system for the 2023 Kia Sorento HEV/PHEV is an 8-inch touchscreen centre display, while a 10.25-inch multimedia interface with integrated navigation is equipped on PHEV EX+ and SX models. Stay connected while on the road as this advanced centre display houses everything from the vehicle’s settings, bluetooth connectivity, as well as the integrated Apple CarPlay and Android Auto systems.
Available exclusively on the range-topping Sorento PHEV SX model, even the most particular of audiophiles will appreciate the vehicle’s 12-speaker Bose Premium Audio System. This top-tier sound system delivers a high-fidelity audio experience throughout the interior cabin for the enjoyment of everyone on board.