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Kia Sorento 2015

The 2015 Kia Sorento range of configurations is currently priced from $20,970. Our most recent review of the 2015 Kia Sorento resulted in a score of 8 out of 10 for that particular example.

Carsguide Paul Gover had this to say at the time: The Sorento is one of the very best Korean cars yet and one of the very best SUVs I’ve driven this year. It’s more than qualified for The Tick.

You can read the full review here.

This is what Paul Gover liked most about this particular version of the Kia Sorento: Australian-tuned suspension, Cabin layout and finish, Full-size alloy spare

The 2015 Kia Sorento carries a braked towing capacity of up to 2000 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.

The Kia Sorento is also known as the Naza Sorento (Malaysia) and the Pyeonghwa Ppeokkuggi 2405 (North Korea) in markets outside Australia.

Kia Sorento 2015 Price and Specs

The Kia Sorento 2015 is currently available from $20,970 for the Sorento Si (4x2) up to $39,990 for the Sorento SLi (4x2).

Pricing guides

$32,000
Based on 84 cars listed for sale in the last 6 months
Lowest Price
$20,970
Highest Price
$39,990
Kia Sorento Model Body Type Specs Price from Price to
Platinum (4x4) SUV 2.2L Diesel 6 SP AUTO $23,000 $31,240
Si (4x2) SUV 3.3L ULP 6 SP AUTO $18,800 $26,180
Si (4x2) SUV 3.5L ULP 6 SP AUTO $17,000 $23,650
Si (4x4) SUV 2.2L Diesel 6 SP AUTO $18,500 $25,740
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Kia Sorento 2015 Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the Kia Sorento 2015 here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • Kia Sorento 2015: Limited towball weight?

    Our information is that there is nothing on the horizon that will change the towball weight, but we are told the Sorento will tow 2 tonnes if the caravan or whatever is being towed is loaded correctly and a load-equalising hitch is used and used properly. Kia has a hitch available, and you could also go to a company like Hayman-Reese.

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  • Kia Sorento 2015: Transmission problem

    Kia Australia is aware of the problem, which is related to how the lockup clutch works in the transmission. The lockup points are currently set at 62km/h and 80-85km/h and Kia believes this is why you find it so noticeable. Kia spokesman Kevin Hepworth says: "We have reported this to Korea and have asked them to look at improvements".

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  • Best 7-seater SUV?

    You've missed my pick, and our current Car of the Year, the Kia Sorento. It's better than any of your contenders and a top car that gets The Tick from me.

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  • Is auto emergency braking necessary?

    The Sorento has a five-star ANCAP safety rating. Auto safety braking is great to have but it will be some years before it is fitted to all new models.

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Kia Sorento 2015 Towing capacity

The Kia Sorento has maximum towing capacity of 2000kg. Some models also offer heavy-duty or towing option packs which can increase towing capacity, as well as options which can hamper towing capacity. Towing capacities can vary wildly on a large number of factors. These include engine, transmission, model, and options chosen. Always check with the manufacturer or in your vehicles handbook before attempting to tow anything.

Kia Sorento Model Body Type Specs Braked Capacity
SI (4X2) SUV 3.5L,ULP,6 SP AUTO 2000kg
SI (4X4) SUV 2.2L,Diesel,6 SP MAN 2000kg
SI (4X2) SUV 3.3L,ULP,6 SP AUTO 2000kg
SLI (4X2) SUV 3.5L,ULP,6 SP AUTO 2000kg
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Kia Sorento 2015 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 2015 Kia Sorento are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1890mm x 1745mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the Kia Sorento 2015 Dimensions  include 1690mm height, 1890mm width, 4780mm length.
Kia Sorento Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
SI (4X2) SUV 1745x1885x4685 mm 184 mm
SI (4X4) SUV 1745x1885x4685 mm 184 mm
SI (4X2) SUV 1690x1890x4780 mm 185 mm
SLI (4X2) SUV 1745x1885x4685 mm 184 mm
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Kia Sorento 2015 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 2015 Kia Sorento is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The Kia Sorento currently offers fuel consumption from 6.6 to 9.9L/100km. The Kia Sorento is available with the following fuel types: Diesel and ULP.

Kia Sorento Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
Platinum (4X4) SUV 2.2L,Diesel,6 SP AUTO 7.3L/100km
Platinum (4X4) SUV 2.2L,Diesel,6 SP AUTO 7.8L/100km
SI (4X2) SUV 3.5L,ULP,6 SP AUTO 9.8L/100km
SI (4X2) SUV 3.3L,ULP,6 SP AUTO 9.9L/100km
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Kia Sorento 2015 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 2015 Kia Sorento will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted. Standard wheel sizes on the Kia Sorento vary from 17x7 inches to 19x7.5 inches.

Kia Sorento Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
SI (4X2) SUV 235x65 R17 17x7 inches 235x65 R17 17x7 inches
SI (4X4) SUV 235x65 R17 17x7 inches 235x65 R17 17x7 inches
SLI (4X2) SUV 235x60 R18 18x7 inches 235x60 R18 18x7 inches
SLI (4X4) SUV 235x60 R18 18x7 inches 235x60 R18 18x7 inches
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