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2012 Kia Sorento Trim Comparison

Base Sport Utility

General Pricing

Resale Value $21,250.00 $27,950.00 $23,150.00
Destination $800.00 $800.00 $800.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 2.4L I4 3.5L V6 2.4L I4
Horsepower 175 @ 6000 RPM 276 @ 6300 RPM 175 @ 6000 RPM
Torque 169 @ 3750 RPM 248 @ 5000 RPM 169 @ 3750 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 2359 3470 2359
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.5 X 3.8 3.6 X 3.4 3.5 X 3.8
Compression Ratio 10.5:1 10.6:1 10.5:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 20 20 21
Highway (mpg) 27 26 29

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3571.5 3780.9 3604.6
Wheelbase (in.) 106.3 106.3 106.3
Length (in.) 183.9 183.9 183.9
Width (in.) 74.2 74.2 74.2
Height (in.) 67.3 67.3 67.3
Track Front (in.) 63.7 63.7 63.7
Track Rear (in.) 63.8 63.8 63.8
Ground Clearance (in.) 7.5 7.5 7.5

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 7 5
Front Headroom (in.) 39.2 39.2 39.2
Rear Headroom (in.) 39.2 39.2 39.2
Front Legroom (in.) 41.3 41.3 41.3
Rear Legroom (in.) 37.6 37.6 37.6
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 59.3 59.3 59.3
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 58.7 58.7 58.7
Front Hip Room (in.) 56.3 56.3 56.3
Rear Hip Room (in.) 55.9 55.9 55.9

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) N/A N/A N/A

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension multi-link multi-link multi-link
Tires 235/65R17 235/60R18 235/65R17

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive front wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. Std. Std.

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player Yes Yes Yes
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control N/A Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column Yes Yes Yes

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A Yes N/A

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

Compare Against Other Trims

2012 Kia Sorento Base Sport Utility 2012 Kia Sorento Base Sport Utility
2012 Kia Sorento EX Sport Utility 2012 Kia Sorento EX Sport Utility
2012 Kia Sorento LX Sport Utility 2012 Kia Sorento LX Sport Utility
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