2019 Kia Sorento Review

Kia Sorento ridingIn a market often saturated with midsize crossovers, one model continues to find new ways to rise above the competition: the 2019 Kia Sorento. Drivers from D’Iberville, Gulfport, and all the way up to Hattiesburg, MS, will quickly fall in love with its cutting-edge technology and powerful V6 performance.

At Pat Peck Kia, our team is dedicated to helping you find the perfect Kia model to fit your active lifestyle. Continue reading our 2019 Kia Sorento review to determine whether this modern family-cruiser deserves a special spot in your driveway!

Sorento Interior Design and Space

The 2019 Sorento is a family SUV that’s big on space without ever feeling bulky. Inside, you’ll find three rows of seating, which comfortably fits up to seven passengers, making it the perfect vehicle for shuttling the JV basketball team to their next game or loading up the family for a week at the beach.

In terms of stretching out, the Sorento provides room, no matter where you’re seated:


1st/2nd/3rd Row (inches)





Hip Room


Shoulder Room


Kia Sorento interior viewWhen it comes to that all important cargo space, the Sorento can quickly be adjusted to provide up to 73 cubic feet of space behind the first row.

Along with its airy dimensions, the cabin provides a stylish and quiet interior, making the daily commute a little more pleasant. Standard features, such as a tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel with multifunction controls, rear camera display, and multiple power points, are available on all six of its distinct trim levels.

2019 Kia Sorento Performance and Capability

If quick acceleration and tight cornering are important to you, then the 2019 Sorento is a great match. Its 8-speed automatic transmission seamlessly manages its multiple engine options, including:

  • 2.4L 4-cylinder engine that produces 185 horsepower and 178 lb-ft of torque
  • 3.3L V6 engine that produces 290 horsepower and 252 lb-ft of torque

It also has useful performance features, such as a Sportmatic™ Sports Shifter and available Torque Vectoring Cornering Control, which improve its overall handling and provides drivers with an intuitive and nimble driving experience. In terms of hauling power, when properly equipped, the Sorento can tow up to 3,500 pounds. So, whether you’re taking the jet skis down to the Gulf or pulling a float for the Memorial Day parade, you can drive with complete confidence.

Innovative Technology

Kia SORENTO SX interiorNo matter where the road leads, you and your passengers are always able to access your favorite music and apps thanks to the 2019 Sorento’s full suite of standard and available technology, including:

  • 8-inch touchscreen display with Voice-Command Navigation
  • Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ capability
  • Bluetooth® wireless technology

It also comes with a wireless phone charger, HD Radio™ with SiriusXM®, and an available Harman Kardon® 10-speaker surround sound audio system to blast your favorite songs while cruising down the open highway.

Test Drive the 2019 Kia Sorento Today!

At Pat Peck Kia, our primary goal is to help drivers throughout D’Iberville, Gulfport, and Hattiesburg find the Kia model of their dreams. If you’re interested in taking a closer look at the 2019 Sorento, stop by our convenient location or go online to schedule a test drive today!

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