In the event you’re opting for the 2020 Kia Sorento Redesign over the nearly an identical Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as effectively skip proper to the 2020 Kia Sorento Redesign. You get a a lot better powertrain and extra sophisticated suspension, nicer inside materials, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also only a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Edition bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made lately, but the 2020 Kia Sorento Redesign occurs to be one among them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2020 Kia Sorento Redesign presents ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this kind of vehicle can ship. A V8 engine comes normal, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction if you want it most.
The 2020 Kia Sorento Redesign, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws generally associated with this type of automobile. Cargo space isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of fuel. We’re also not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2020 Kia Sorento Redesign’s experience and driving experience start to fall in keeping with more fashionable automobiles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would recommend testing the 2020 Kia Sorento Redesign’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a higher maximum towing capability and superior cargo space and it is all around a more refined and upscale automobile.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert package adds forward collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automated excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package provides an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting fashions at additional cost. Non-obligatory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2020 Kia Sorento Redesign are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automated braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2020 Kia Sorento Redesign also presents power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2020 Kia Sorento Redesign recent by including a budget-conscious Normal Version Worth Package deal in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embrace the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2020 Kia Sorento Redesign, which pushes the 2020 Kia Sorento Redesign into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and might be had in long wheelbase Suburban kind as effectively, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors out there for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.