What Are the 2020 Kia Sorento Engine and Towing Specs?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Models, Kia Sorento on Wednesday, May 27th, 2020 at 7:57 pm
Gray 2020 Kia Sorento on a Country Road

How Much Can the 2020 Kia Sorento Tow? 

Do you and your family love camping? Do you love to hit the water in your boat? When it comes to family adventures, it is important to have a family-friendly crossover that can tow your trailer, camper or boat. The 2020 Kia Sorento is a family favorite at Concord Kia and many families want to know – how much can the 2020 Kia Sorento tow? Take a closer look at the Kia Sorento engine and towing specs with this quick overview! 


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2020 Kia Sorento Engine and Performance Specs 

Families who choose the 2020 Kia Sorento will have a pair of engine options to choose from that can be paired with an intelligent Kia Dynamax™ AWD system. Entry-level Kia Sorento models feature a 185-horsepower 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine that makes 178 pound-feet of torque and is paired with a six-speed automatic gearbox. Add excitement to your family road trip and opt for a Kia Sorento powered by the 290-horsepower 3.3-liter V-6 engine that is married to an eight-speed automatic transmission.  

2020 Kia Sorento Rear Cargo Space
2020 Kia Sorento Rear Interior

2020 Kia Sorento Passenger, Cargo and Towing Specs 

Born and bred for family adventures, the 2020 Kia Sorento makes room for seven passengers in a cabin that provides 154.2 cubic feet of passenger space. Families who enjoy the outdoors will have access to 11.3 cubic feet of cargo space behind the third-row seats. The third-row seats can be laid flat to provide families with 38 cubic feet of storage space. When you need even more cargo space, the second- and third-row seats can be laid flat to make room for 73 cubic feet of cargo. 

Do you have a boat or trailer to tow? The 2020 Kia Sorento will fit the bill. Base Kia Sorento models equipped with the 2.4-liter engine will tow an adequate 2,000 pounds of cargo when properly equipped. Select models that are powered by the 3.3-liter V-6 engine can tow an impressive 3,500 pounds of cargo in front-wheel drive configurations. With the addition of Kia Dynamax™ AWD, the 3.3-liter Kia Sorento will tow up to 5,000 pounds of cargo – more than enough for a pop-up camper, a boat trailer, a small horse trailer or a small utility trailer.  


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Are you looking for a brand-new family hauler that can tow your boat or trailer? Do you want to know – how much can the 2020 Kia Sorento tow? Find out how much cargo the Kia Sorento can carry with this quick overview. Visit the Concord Kia online inventory to find a Kia Sorento that fits your lifestyle! 

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