2020 Kia Sorento Towing Capacity

April 2nd, 2020 by

A 2020 Kia Sorento towing a camper

Midsize SUVs that are family-friendly have become very popular and with SUVs like the 2020 Kia Sorento it’s easy to understand why. The interior of this highly versatile crossover SUV has three rows and seats up to seven passengers, plus the 2020 Kia Sorento towing capability is accompanied by an outstanding array of features that will cater to both your weekend excursions and your daily grind. Learn more about the Kia Sorento towing capacity with Cornerstone Kia, then browse the Kia Sorento trim levels to see which configuration is right for your family.

Kia Sorento Towing Capacity Offered for Each Engine

For years, the Kia Sorento has been distinguished as a reliable SUV at an incredible value. With the redesigned 2020 model, you will get beauty, power, and amazing towing capacity in one vehicle. To maximize the potential of the 2020 Kia Sorento, we recommend having an idea of the options that will best suit your needs. If you upgrade your vehicle with the available Kia Sorento Tow Package, you’ll be provided with a trailer hitch for hauling heavy cargo.

Here are the towing capacities offered by each engine:

2.4L DOHC 16-valve I-4

The 2.4L is the standard engine of the Sorento. Though it’s not as powerful as the optional V6, it’s still capable of towing impressive loads. This engine has 185 hp with 178 lb-ft of torque. It also has optional Dynamax™ AWD available on the LX model. Front-wheel drive is standard and this trim level has a towing capacity of 2,000 pounds whether you use FWD or AWD.

3.3L DOHC 24-valve V6

If you choose the S V6, EX or SX model, you’ll get the 3.3L engine that offers even more. The V6 comes with 290 hp and 252 lb-ft of torque. As with the 2.4L, front-wheel drive is standard and Dynamax™ AWD is available. You can tow a maximum of 3,500 pounds with FWD and 5,000 if you switch to AWD.

Elements of Kia Sorento Towing

A robust and durable engine is essential if you are pulling heavy cargo around Anoka. Kia Sorento towing capacity will give you peace of mind with features such as:

  • 4-wheel disc brakes for a more dependable performance
  • Locking center differential available with the Kia Sorento Tow Package
  • Torque vectoring corner control that enhances the amount of torque distributed to each wheel

When you’re ready to take home a Sorento, our friendly finance team will work hard to find the terms that are best for you.

Discover the 2020 Kia Sorento in Coon Rapids

Kia Sorento towing capacity is just one of the many features of this beautiful family-friendly SUV, and we have just provided a sample of what the Sorento has to offer. Learn about the Kia Sorento safety rating and then contact us to schedule a test drive and learn more. Visit Cornerstone Kia today!

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