2021 Kia Sorento Towing Capacity

April 14th, 2021 by

Olive Green 2021 Kia Sorento

The 2021 Kia Sorento towing capacity and its features are among the main reasons why it’s a top Smithton family choice. The Kia Sorento towing maxes out at 3,500 pounds when it’s properly equipped so you never have to stress over hauling through O'Fallon again! Explore the Kia Sorento inventory and dive deep into the Kia Sorento Tow Package with us at Auffenberg Kia down below.

Kia Sorento Towing by Engine

The powerful engine in each Sorento trim is the reason why the Kia Sorento towing capacity can range from 2,000 to 3,5000 pounds. If you plan on hauling anything out to Trenton, check out the powerful Kia Sorento engine options you can choose from! Below are the engine specs that make the Kia Sorento Towing Package a possibility:

2.5L DOHC 4-Cylinder Engine: 

  • 191 horsepower
  • 181 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission
  • EPA-estimated combined fuel economy of 26 mpg (FWD) & 24 mpg (AWD)
  • 2,000 pounds of towing capacity

Turbocharged 2.5L DOHC 4-Cylinder Engine: 

  • 281 horsepower
  • 311 lb-ft of torque
  • EPA-estimated combined fuel economy of 25 mpg (FWD) and 24 mpg (AWD)
  • 8-speed dual clutch automatic transmission (wet type)
  • 3,500 pounds of towing capacity

The Kia Sorento towing capacity is not the only thing you can look forward to, as you cruise through Mascoutah, you’ll enjoy the powerful torque, great fuel economy, extra cargo space, and much more.

Other Kia Sorento Towing Features

The Kia Sorento Tow Package comes with driver assistance features and the latest safety technology to ensure you have a peace of mind during all your commutes. Here are just a few Kia Sorento towing features that will increase your confidence and help you tow your cargo with ease:

  • Drive Mode Select with Snow Mode
  • Adaptive AWD with Lock Mode
  • Torque-Vectoring Cornering Control
  • Blind Spot Collision Warning & Avoidance Assist
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Avoidance Assist
  • Safe Exit Assist
  • Hill-Start Assist Control
  • All-Weather Capability
  • And More!

If you’re not sure yet if the Kia Sorento is right for you, compare the 2021 Kia Telluride vs. 2021 Kia Sorento. Our finance team can help you decide which one is best for your budget too!

Purchase a New Kia Sorento at Auffenberg Kia

Now that you know more about the Kia Sorento Tow Package, contact us at Auffenberg Kia in O'Fallon!

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