What Is the Kia Sorento Towing Capacity?
When properly equipped with a Kia Sorento tow package, the 2019 Kia Sorento can tow up to 5,000 pounds. Depending on the trim level, engine, and drivetrain you choose, the towing amount will vary. Learn more about the Kia Sorento towing capacity at Balise Kia. We can help you decide which model will handle your towing needs throughout Chicopee.
Sorento Base Engine Towing Capacity
The 2019 Kia Sorento L and Sorento LX trim levels are standard with a 2.4L DOHC I-4 engine with Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI). The base engine specs include:
- 185 hp and 178 lb-ft of torque
- Tow up to 2,000 pounds
- Standard front-wheel drive
Sorento Upgraded Engine Towing Capacity
On the four higher Sorento trim levels, you get more performance with the 3.3L DOHC V6 engine. It’s able to produce more towing capability than the 2019 Subaru Outback. Specs for this engine include:
- 290 hp 252 lb-ft of torque
- 3,500 pounds towing capacity with front-wheel drive
- 5,000 pounds towing capacity with all-wheel drive
Kia Sorento Towing Features
The 2019 Sorento offers a wide variety of technologies that enhance towing and performance in Springfield. Available starting on the LX trim level, Dynamax™ full-time all-wheel drive includes an array of advanced electronic sensors. They assess road conditions and adapt by distributing power to different wheels, ultimately improving traction and control. Also available are a Locking Center Differential and Torque Vectoring Cornering Control (TVCC). They provide even better handling when towing 5,000lbs behind you.
Standard safety features are also included on every 2019 Kia Sorento SUV model so you can safely tow wherever you go:
- Vehicle Stability Management
- Electronic Stability Control
- Traction Control System
- Electronic Brake-Force Distribution
- Brake Assist System
- Hill Start Assist Control
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