If you’re shopping for a new midsize SUV, Kia of South Austin strongly recommends the 2017 Kia Sorento.

The 2017 Kia Sorento offers buyers a lot for their money, along with the peace of mind that comes with a long warranty and top safety scores.

Speaking of safety, the 2017 Sorento was named a Top Safety Pick Plus (TSP+) by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) when equipped with optional front-crash prevention. Drivers can rest easy knowing that their Sorento is one of the safest midsize SUVs on the market – and it’s got the scores to prove it.

The latest technology

The 2017 Sorento also comes with some of the most in-demand technology features, such as Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay® (late availability), as well as two new packages for greater flexibility – the Advanced Touring Package and the Advanced Technology Package. 

Inside, the Sorento delivers premium materials, offering the perfect combination of refinement and capability. For the ultimate in convenience, the 2017 Sorento is available with many driver-assistance systems including Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB), Advanced Smart Cruise Control, Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS), Blind Spot Detection (BSD), Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA), and HID headlights with Dynamic Bending Light (DBL) technology, high-beam assist (HBA), and rear parking assist.

A Sorento for every lifestyle

The third-generation Sorento comes handsomely equipped, and is available in five trim levels. In addition, the 2017 Sorento carries over into its second model year with two new packages that add greater flexibility – the Advanced Touring Package and the Advanced Technology Package.

LX, EX, SX, and SXL models are powered by a 2.4-liter four-cylinder that produces 185 horsepower and 178 lb-ft. of torque, or a 3.3-liter V-6 that makes 290 horsepower and 252 lb.-ft. of torque, while the EX trim is also available with a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that produces 240 horsepower and 260 lb.-ft. of torque.

For increased confidence and responsive handling, the Sorento continues to offer an advanced AWD system that automatically routes power to the wheel with the most traction. Inside, the Sorento delivers premium materials, offering the perfect combination of refinement and capability.

It’s not hard to see why the Sorento is Kia’s best-selling SUV. For more information, or to schedule a test drive, contact us today or come visit Kia of South Austin at 5306 IH 35 South, Austin, TX 78745. 

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