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The flagship 2019 Kia Sorento GT-Line is packed with stacks of gear at a relatively affordable price.
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2021 Kia Sorento price and specs

Australian pricing and specifications for the 2021 Kia Sorento seven-seat SUV have been released online ahead of the model’s arrival in local showrooms in the coming weeks. As reported last week, according to preliminary pricing, the 2021 Kia Sorento range will increase by up to $3880 depending on the model...

2021 Kia Sorento: prices rise by up to $3880

The 2021 Kia Sorento seven-seater family SUV will go up in price by between $2160 and $3880 when it arrives in showrooms next month. The new-generation Kia Sorento will continue to be available with a choice of 3.5-litre V6 petrol (200kW/332Nm) front-wheel-drive, or 2.2-litre four-cylinder diesel (148kW/440Nm) all-wheel-drive; both matched to eight-speed automatic transmissions...

Cars for sale: five deals on seven-seat SUVs

New-car bargains are becoming harder to find after bigger-than-expected sales in June left showrooms empty, and factory shutdowns during the coronavirus crisis delayed the arrival of fresh stock. With that in mind, there are still savings to be found if you’re patient and prepared to shop around...

Around the tracks: A footballer's rare Ferrari, a Mustang GT drifts into a creek and a free Batmobile movie

When we’re not creating it ourselves, the CarAdvice team spends a lot of time finding and consuming motoring content from all over the world. Here’s a handful of the photos, articles, videos or social media posts that most caught our eye last week. Some of them are brand new, others have been online for a while. Enjoy them – just not too much, okay? 1...

Exclusive: New Kia Sorento gets remote parking tech, centre airbag and other firsts

EXCLUSIVE The new Kia Sorento will enable drivers to squeeze the vehicle into a tight parking spot using a remote control – while standing outside the car – a confidential dealer bulletin obtained by CarAdvice has revealed. The remote parking technology has until now been exclusive to top end limousines and electric cars...

New Kia Sorento SUV to get blind-spot camera

The new-generation 2020 Kia Sorento SUV is poised to get blind-zone camera technology on top-end models. Utilising a wide-angle, high-definition camera under each side mirror, the technology shows vehicles in the adjacent lanes that would normally be in a driver’s blind-spot. This image is shown on the 12...

2020 Kia Sorento revealed ahead of Australian debut

Full details on the 2020 Kia Sorento - its “most high-tech car ever” – have been revealed ahead of a still-expected Australian launch in the middle of this year. While we have already seen images of the new Sorento’s exterior and interior, and been privy to engine details, the company laid-out the whole lot today...

2006-2010 Kia Carnival and 2006-2009 Sorento recalled for electrical fault, potential fire hazard

Kia Australia has issued a recall of 18,091 of its Carnival and Sorento models affected by an electrical issue that may result in a fire. The issue extends to model year 2006-2010 Carnival 'VQ' (of which 14,803 vehicles are affected) and 2006-2009 Sorento 'BL' models (of which 3288 vehicles are affected)...

The 2021 Kia Sorento will be officially unveiled on Facebook

UPDATE: It might be making its big flashy debut on Facebook, but the Sorento has now gone official. Get all the details here. The 2021 Kia Sorento will make its official debut in virtual form as part a Facebook livestream, in lieu of its anticipated outing at the since-cancelled Geneva Motor Show...

2021 Kia Sorento engines detailed: 2.2 diesel, 3.5 petrol for Australia

  Powertrain and platform details for the new 2021 Kia Sorento have been announced today, rounding out the major news after Monday's big design reveal. Leading the international launch line-up will be the Hyundai Group's new Smartstream turbo hybrid system, pairing the company's new 1.6-litre T-GDi turbo petrol engine with a 44...

2021 Kia Sorento officially revealed

Kia's seven-seat 2020 Sorento SUV has finally been revealed in official images, ahead of its public debut at the Geneva motor show next month. Pictured here in European trim, the 2021 Sorento will replace the third-generation car currently offered in Australia, going up against the Mazda CX-9 and related Hyundai Santa Fe...