kia sorento

Recall Alert: 2016 Kia Sorento

By Matt Schmitz on July 28, 2015


Vehicles Affected: Approximately 2,600 model-year 2016 Kia Sorento SUVs manufactured between Oct. 23 and Dec. 10, 2014 The Problem: The front-passenger seat belt's buckle latch assembly may prevent the occupant from fastening the belt, increasing the risk of an injury… Read More

Recall Alert: 2016 Kia Sorento

By Matt Schmitz on July 28, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 2,600 model-year 2016 Kia Sorento SUVs manufactured between Oct. 23 and Dec. 10, 2014 The Problem: The front-passenger seat belt's buckle latch assembly may prevent the occupant from fastening the belt, increasing the risk of an injury… Read More

What Kids Think About the 2016 Kia Sorento

By Kristin Varela on June 5, 2015

The Kia Sorento received quite a makeover for 2016, upping its lux quotient (yes, I used the words lux and Kia in the same sentence) as well as its size. This better, bigger Sorento is now primed for use as… Read More

2015 Top 10 Auto Show Winners

By Jennifer Geiger on May 11, 2015

During auto show season, carmakers paraded their latest and greatest ideas, products and concepts and this year's crop of shows produced plenty of hits and misses. Like E!'s "Fashion Police," Cars.com's editors rated and debated them in our Winners &… Read More

2016 Kia Sorento Review

By Jennifer Geiger on April 22, 2015

The 2016 Kia Sorento is an all-star family-hauler with standout styling and a comfortable, feature-filled cabin; pleasant road manners are marred by minor imperfections in my opinion. Kia's newest SUV offers versatile seating for five or seven, a generous cargo… Read More

Does the 2016 Kia Sorento Really Need Quad Fog Lights?

By David Thomas on March 31, 2015

Can you ever have too big a fog light? Was this the question Kia designers were trying to answer when creating the redesigned 2016 Sorento? Considering the fog lights' quad-design takes up more real estate on the Sorento's lower bumper… Read More

2016 Kia Sorento Video

By Kelsey Mays on March 26, 2015

Kia's family-friendly Sorento SUV was redesigned for 2016 with fresh styling, quality interior materials and a feature-filled cabin. Although the turbocharged four-cylinder has plenty of pep, a light, numb steering feel subtracts some driving comfort. Check out the video for… Read More

2016 Kia Sorento: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on March 26, 2015

Kia's largest crossover got a more aggressive look for 2016 along with some new powertrains. Inside, the automaker upgraded the Sorento's interior materials and increased passenger space. We tested a two-row version of the Sorento; a third row is optional.… Read More

Recall Alert: 2016 Kia Sorento

By Jen Burklow on March 2, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 12,360 model-year 2016 Kia Sorento SUVs manufactured from Oct. 27, 2014, to Jan. 29, 2015 The Problem: An improperly soldered component in the accelerator pedal assembly may prevent the driver from accelerating the vehicle; if this happens… Read More

2016 Kia Sorento Earns IIHS Top Safety Pick Award

By Jennifer Geiger on February 19, 2015

The three-row crossover class is really heating up, with redesigns from Honda and Kia for 2016. Kia's new Sorento should be more appealing to families with its new safety rating: The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety just named it a… Read More

What You Need to Know About the 2016 Kia Sorento

By David Thomas on January 25, 2015

Kia has redesigned its midsize crossover in hopes of swaying more families to the brand. Here are some vitals:   Snapshot Starting price: $25,795, including a destination fee Competes with: Ford Explorer, Honda Pilot, Nissan Pathfinder On sale: Now  … Read More