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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...

2021 Kia Sorento powertrain details revealed – report

With all the leaks that have been occurring, there may be no surprises left by the time the 2021 Kia Sorento debuts at next month’s Geneva motor show. We’ve already seen spy shots of the Sorento completely undisguised and now, thanks to The Korean Car Blog, we know what’ll be under its bonnet...

2021 Kia Sorento previewed, Geneva debut confirmed - UPDATE

UPDATE: Kia handed down a set of new, more revealing – and only a little stylised – sketches for its new 2021 Kia Sorento. We've added the images here, replacing the previous shadowy sketches. You can still find those in the gallery. February 4, 2020: Spy photos have revealed just about all there is to see, but new teaser images have finally made official the upcoming 2021 Kia Sorento...

2021 Kia Sorento spied undisguised in high resolution

The next-generation Kia Sorento has been photographed again without a scintilla of disguise, but this latest batch of photos taken by our spy photography agency are perfectly sharp and in high resolution. Although this car is wearing Korean licence plates, the video shoot is clearly taking place somewhere in the US...

2021 Kia Sorento caught in Melbourne

The incoming new 2021 Kia Sorento family SUV has been snapped in Melbourne this week, parked up on the back of a truck for transport. The 2021 Sorento was spied in camouflage nearly identical to the garb it wore when we first spied it back in June 2019 (shown below), revealing little except its overall proportions and big round wheel arches...

2021 Kia Sorento spied without disguise, Australian debut later this year

We first spied it, heavily camouflaged, in June 2019. Now, the new fourth-generation 2021 Kia Sorento has been caught with only minimal camouflage, just weeks out from its expected unveiling. These new shots offer an unadulterated look at the big new SUV's front and rear styling, along with a revealing look at its dashboard and front seating row...

2020 Kia Sorento recalled

Kia Australia has recalled the 2020 Sorento, over concerns about its autonomous emergency braking system. According to the company, the AEB system might fail when approaching a stationary pedestrian or vehicle. If the system doesn't recognise stationary objects, there's a risk the automatic brake assist mightn't activate, increasing the risk of accident or injury to the driver and other road users...