Anybody who is familiar with cars in the northern California region knows that the Kia Sorento is a highly-respected crossover SUV. Here at Folsom Lake Kia, we are pleased to announced that we have the new 2014 Kia Sorento EX in our new vehicle inventory. The Kia Sorento was already a great car, but the 2014 Kia Sorento EX is making waves all over the Sacramento region thanks to its improvements and upgrades, including a quite and comfortable ride, superior tech interface, powerful V6 engine, and overall fun driving experience. We know that the midsize crossover SUV market is crowded, but the 2014 Kia Sorento EX stands out.
2014 Kia Sorento EX Details
The 2014 Kia Sorento EX is a five-passenger midsize SUV that is offered in five trims, including the EX. The EX comes standard with 18-inch wheels, automatic headlights, foglights, a rear spoiler, roof rails, and keyless ignition and entry. Buyers can choose to upgrade to the Touring package, which adds a power liftgate, a panoramic sunroof, driver's seat memory settings, and ventilated front seats.
Sacramento-area drivers are raving about the powerful engine on the EX, and for good reason. The Sorento comes standard with a 3.3-liter V6 that puts out 290 horsepower and 252 pound-per-foot of torque. This power is then transferred to a six-speed automatic transmission. All versions of the EX come standard with a front-wheel-drive, with all-wheel-drive as an option. In Edmunds performance testing, the EX accelerated from zero to 60 in a quick 7.4 seconds.
2014 Kia Sorento EX Safety and Special Features
Kia knows that California drivers care about extras, and they packed the new Kia Sorento with a variety of special features. On the interior, the EX comes standard with heated leather seats, ambient interior lighting, LCD gauges, and an auto-dimming rearview mirror. When it comes to interior technology, the Sorento is also well-equipped, with the Uvo voice-activation system that controls the Bluetooth and entertainment options. Also, the new, larger touchscreen includes an intuitive menu structure, better graphics, and a secondary control knob that is easy to use.
Of course, you're going to want to be safe in your new Sorento EX, so Kia has packed in the newest and most effective safety features. Coming standard are anti-lock disc brakes, stability and traction control, hill-start assist, two sets of airbags and active front headrests. To help you with your parking, the EX also comes with a rearview camera and rear parking sensors.
Buying a 2014 Kia Sorento EX
Here at our Folsom Lake Kia dealership, we couldn't be more excited about the possibilities of the 2014 Kia Sorento EX. Whether you wish to go on a California road trip with your family or you're a professional in need of a stylish commuter, the Sorento EX is a great car for you. Thanks to its upgraded powerful V6 engine, sporty appearance, numerous interior amenities, and great safety features, the EX has worked its way to the head of the crossover SUV pack. If you want to see what the hype is all about, simply stop by our Folsom Boulevard dealership.