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2023 Kia Sorento EX FWD
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2023 Kia Sorento
EX FWD
No Expert Reviews
2012 Hyundai Veracruz
GLS

The 2012 Hyundai Veracruz remains essentially the same midsize SUV that was available in dealer showrooms in 2011, albeit with a new front grille and updated optional 18-inch alloy whe...

Specs

2023 Kia Sorento
EX FWD
2012 Hyundai Veracruz
GLS
Powertrain 8-Speed Dual Clutch 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
--
17 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
--
22 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.7 gal 20.6 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
281 hp @ 5,800 RPM
260 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
311 lb-ft @ 1,700 RPM
257 lb-ft @ 4,500 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.5:1
10.4:1
Displacement
2,500 cc
3,800 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.48 in x 4 in
3.78 in x 3.43 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Optional
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 6 seats 7 seats
Front Legroom 41.4 in 42.6 in
Back Legroom 41.7 in 38.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 12.6 cu ft 13.4 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,501 lbs 1,466 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 189.4 in 190.6 in
Width 74.8 in 76.6 in
Height 66.9 in 71.1 in
Wheelbase 110.8 in 110.4 in

Available Options

2023 Kia Sorento
EX FWD
2012 Hyundai Veracruz
GLS

Exterior Colors

  • Athens Blue
  • Black Noir Pearl
  • Boulder Gray
  • Marine Blue
  • Sahara Bronze
  • Shimmering Silver
  • Stone White

Option Packages

  • Premium PKG

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