2022 Kia Sorento | Bangor, ME
Now in its fourth generation, the Kia Sorento is better than ever! For 2022, the Sorento arrives mostly as a carryover from the previous year. However, notable updates include a new Sorento Hybrid as well as an expanded X-Line lineup and more standard tech in all models.
The 2022 Kia Sorento is available at an abundant eight trim levels: LX, S, X-Line S AWD, EX, X-Line EX AWD, SX, SX Prestige, and X-Line SX Prestige AWD.
Keeping your family safe is vital when you’re traveling to school, work, and beyond. That’s why the 2022 Kia Sorento comes with many standard driver-assist features to help along the way. Standard systems include Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection, Lane Departure Warning, Lane Keeping Assist, Lane Following Assist, Intelligent Speed Limit Assist, Driver Attention Warning with Leading Vehicle Departure Alert, Rear Occupant Alert, and a rear-view camera with dynamic parking guidelines.
Additional safety can be found on various trim levels of the Sorento. These include a Surround View Monitor, parking sensors, Highway Driving Assist, blind-spot monitoring, added forward collision sensors, and a Surround View Monitor. One of the most fascinating safety systems that you’ll find on five of the Sorento trims is Navigation-based Smart Cruise Control with Stop & Go – Curve. This innovative system automatically adjusts the speed of the Sorento to match traffic and curves in the road as cruise control is active.
The standard engine under the hood of the 2022 Sorento is a 2.5-liter four-cylinder that delivers a hearty 191 horsepower and 181 lb-ft of torque for a thrilling drive. But if you want even more power behind the wheel, the EX trim and above are equipped with a turbocharged version of that engine with the ability to generate 281 horsepower and 311 lb-ft of torque.
With the standard engine, you can expect to get up to 29 mpg on the highway (FWD) and 25 mpg on the highway (AWD). The turbo engine maintains the 29 mpg highway rating for front-wheel drive models while the all-wheel drive models only dip to 27 mpg on the highway.
If you want to take things to the next level and skip the gas pump more often, choose the 2022 Sorento Hybrid or the 2022 Sorento Plug-In Hybrid (PHEV). Both models are exceptionally efficient and fun to drive, thanks to their Full Parallel Hybrid Systems. The Sorento Hybrid gets up to 35 mpg on the highway (FWD) and 33 mpg on the highway (AWD). With its standard all-wheel drive, the Sorento PHEV gets up to 33 MPGe and has an all-electric range of 32 miles.
You live a busy life, so you need an SUV that can keep up when you’re on the go. The new Sorento comes with a standard 8-inch touch screen, where you can use helpful systems like Android Auto™, Apple CarPlay®, and Bluetooth® to connect your smartphone. The front console is home to one USB data port and two USB charging outlets, while the second row also gets a USB charging port.
Additional tech that becomes standard on various models includes a larger 10.25-inch touch-screen display with Kia Connect remote connectivity. This system lets you see details about your Sorento when you’re sitting at home and allows you to do things like start the vehicle, lock or unlock the doors, and more. Models with the larger touch screen are also equipped with navigation, SiriusXM® satellite radio, multi-device audio streaming, voice recognition, and two additional USB charge ports in the second row.
If you want the utmost in tech luxury, opt for the Sorento SX Prestige or X-Line SX Prestige AWD models, which come with a 12-speaker Bose® premium audio system and wireless device charging.
Now in its fourth generation, the Kia Sorento is better than ever! You can find the 2022 Kia Sorento at Van Syckle Kia in Bangor, Maine! Contact us today or visit us at 729 Hogan Road to learn more.
Inside, the Kia Sorento blends comfort with utility. Seat material options include cloth, easy-to-clean SynTex (synthetic leather), and 3D-embossed genuine leather. The LX, S, and X-Line S AWD models have room for up to seven with their one-touch sliding and folding second-row bench seats while the remaining five trims allow for six-passenger seating with second-row captain’s chairs. No matter which model you choose, you’ll have 75.5 cubic feet of space available to use behind the front seats when the rear seats are folded down.
Throughout the 2022 Sorento lineup, you’ll find a host of convenient features to make every drive more enjoyable. This includes upscale amenities like heated and ventilated front seats, a heated and leather-wrapped steering wheel, dual-zone climate control, heated rear seats, and a 14-way power driver’s seat with two-way power lumbar and thigh extension.
Thanks to a redesign in 2020, the Sorento is looking as stylish as ever. The exterior is shaped by sleek, angular lines and can be painted in a variety of appealing colors like Aruba Green or Sapphire Blue. Depending on the trim you choose, you could see a more rugged appearance with matte black finishing or a sporty look complete with glossy black details.
When it comes to function, the new Kia Sorento has standard power-adjustable, heated outside mirrors with integrated LED turn signals that make chilly days easier and safer in Bangor, Maine. As you move through the Sorento lineup, you’ll find additional convenient features like fog lights, roof rails, and a Smart Power liftgate that automatically opens when you have your key fob with you.
 EPA fuel economy estimates. Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and your vehicle’s condition.