What Engine Options are Available on the 2019 Kia Sorento?Sep 10th, 2018
2019 Kia Sorento Engine Options
Are you searching for a new mid-size SUV that offers great engine performance? The 2019 Kia Sorento is one of the best mid-size SUV options available on the market for the 2019 model year. The 2019 Sorento does offer two different engine options for customers to consider when exploring this SUV. Both options offer excellent performance customers are sure to love. Customers can check out these two options for themselves at Kia West Edmonton in Edmonton, AB today! Let’s explore the two engine options available on the 2019 Sorento together!
2.4L DOHC 16-Valve I-4 Engine
The first engine option we will highlight comes standard on the LX trim and is available on the EX trim of the 2019 Sorento. This 2.4L DOHC 16-Valve Inline 4-Cylinder engine offers great fuel economy and quality engine power and torque. The 185-horsepower engine can generate as much as 178 pound-feet of torque at 4,000 rpm. When it comes to fuel consumption, the 2.4L engine offers a rating of 11.2L/100 km in the city and 9.0L/100 km on the highway. The 2.4L engine option also comes with a 6-speed Sportmatic automatic transmission and features an engine compression ratio of 11.3:1.
3.3L DOHC 24-Valve V6 Engine
The larger 3.3L DOHC 24-Valve V6 engine is available on the LX trim and comes standard on the EX, EX Premium, SX, and SXL trims of the 2019 Kia Sorento. This 290-horsepower engine is able to generate as much as 252 pound-feet of torque at 5,200 rpm. This engine comes with an 8-speed Sportmatic automatic transmission and features an engine compression ratio of 11.5:1. In the city, the 3.3L engine offers a fuel consumption rating of 12.5L/100 km. On the highway, this engine option offers a fuel consumption rating of 9.7L/100 km.