New Kia Sorento crossover third generation officially presented in the homeland of the Korean company Kia in South Korea August 29, 2014.
Kia Sorento crossover serial 2015-2016 model year matured and grown in size compared with the second generation SUV, began to look more solid and representative.
- External dimensions of the body Kia Sorento 2015-2016 year are: 4780 mm long, 1890 mm wide, 1685 mm in height, with 2780 mm wheelbase, front track – 1628 mm, rear track – 1639 mm.
His predecessor Kia Sorento second generation new crossover grew in length by 95mm and 5 mm in width. Only the height of the body decreased by 15 mm, but thanks to the seats installed below the stock of free space above the heads of the driver and passengers have not diminished.
About plagiarism, of course, we are not talking, but the cars are like brothers, and not only when looking from the front, but also in the profile, and the rear of the body alike. Here are just a Korean crossover does not look so heavy, like a Japanese car.
Leaving aside the bias consider novelty cars from Korea in different ways. The front end of the new Sorento with large, expressive lattice in the form of an inverted trapezoid with rounded corners, decorated with a stylish protective mesh, slanting headlamps with lens optics and eyebrows LED daytime running lights, a solid size bumper with crossover protection and original vertical fog lights in the massive frame. The plane of the hood, cut the cover from the nose to the base of the front roof pillars.
Body profile looks sporty and dynamic lines due to the high side glass, light, almost weightless roof supported by powerful rear racks, large radii and correct wheel arches, accommodates tires on alloy wheels R18- R19, exaggerated surface of the wings and doors.
Rear Kia Sorento third generation attracts the attention of stylish and original shades dimensional illumination with modern filling (LEDs provide 3D-effect). Otherwise, all traditionally station wagon – a large tailgate, large and massive bumper.
- The new crossover can be ordered in six different exterior colors: Snow White Pearl (white), Silky Silver (silver), Imperial Bronze (bronze), Metal stream (the color of molten metal), Platinum Graphite (dark-platinum) and Aurora Black Pearl (black).
Offers a heated steering wheel, instrument panel Optitron, heated front seats and the outer seats of the second row, power and ventilation driver and passenger seats, panoramic electric sunroof, parking sensors, tire pressure sensors, keyless access to the vehicle and engine start button, the electronic handbrake , adaptive cruise control, three-zone climate control, a multimedia system with a color touch screen (4-sky cameras, navigation, telephone), audio JBL, fabric or leather upholstery chairs. In the arsenal of electronic tracking for security tracking system for lane departure warnings of a possible frontal collision, monitoring blind spots and assistant at evolution, tracking objects behind the vehicle, as well as seeing the camera speed limit signs.
Front seats will please the driver and front passenger anatomical profile and bright lateral support. Second row seats move along the cabin, change the angle of the backrest and fold in the ratio of 40:20:40, increasing the size of the luggage compartment with a volume of 605 standard liters almost tripled. The tailgate opens automatically without using their hands, you just go to the rear of the car with the key in your pocket and stay in front of the fifth door for 5 seconds. By increasing the dimensions of the wheelbase 80 mm inner space has increased not only in the second and in the third row.
Specifications third generation Kia Sorento 2015 model involve the use of a modernized platform of the previous generation of Korean crossover with fully independent suspension. Front mounted rack MakFesron, but … changed rear sub frame and the point of its attachment grommets mounted differently, the new electric power steering set now on the rack. Modernization of the steering and suspension of the new Kia Sorento on assurance Koreans have improved comfort and handling crossover.