Tag: Kia Sorento

Driven: 2021 Kia Sorento Combines Space With Extra Pace

The Kia Sorento has been popular with consumers as it combines affordable pricing with three rows of practicality. That’s a winning formula, but the Sorento hasn’t been without it faults. Besides having a less than stellar interior, it was overshadowed by the larger and more luxurious Telluride. That put the Sorento in a precarious position, but […]

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Euro NCAP Crash Tests The New Land Rover Defender, Honda e And Five Other Vehicles

Euro NCAP has released the results of its latest batch of tests, which saw seven new vehicles being crashed, including the Land Rover Defender, Honda e, Audi A3 Sportback, Seat Leon, Isuzu D-Max, Kia Sorento and Hyundai i10. Evaluated in RHD 110 body style, the Defender secured a maximum five-star safety rating, recording 85 percent […]

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Kia Recalls 295,000 Cars In U.S. Over Engine Fire Risks

Kia has issued a recall for an estimated 294,756 vehicles in the United States, at risk of suffering an engine compartment fire that can occur while the car is on the move. The recall involves the 2012-2013 Sorento, 2012-2015 Forte and Forte Koup, 2011-2013 Optima Hybrid, 2014-2015 Soul and 2012 Sportage. Kia dealers will inspect […]

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Hyundai And Kia To Pay Millions In Penalties Over Slow Engine Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has announced Hyundai and Kia could pay a combined total of $210 (£157.2 / €175.6) million in penalties to resolve allegations the company was slow to recall vehicles and “inaccurately reported certain information to NHTSA regarding the recalls.” At issue are the “untimely” recalls of over 1.6 million vehicles […]

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Kia Highlights The Sorento X-Line’s Off-Road Chops With New Yosemite And Zion Concepts

Kia has introduced the Sorento Yosemite and Zion concepts. Named after two of America’s national parks, the concepts are based on the 2021 Sorento X-Line and have been modified by LGE-CTE Motorsports. Starting with the Sorento Yosemite, the crossover was designed for “high elevation adventuring and mountain living. It features a matte Pine Green exterior […]

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All-New Kia Sorento’s Multi-Collision Braking System Coming To More Models In 2021

The all-new Kia Sorento is the carmaker’s first ever model to feature an innovative Multi-Collision Braking system (MCB), tasked with automatically applying the brakes even after the vehicle’s airbags have been deployed. Its role is to prevent you from getting into a secondary collision, which can sometimes happen depending on the circumstances. Kia will roll […]

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