New 2023 Kia Sorento (Overview). HIGHS
– A smaller but more fuel-efficient Telluride with more powertrain options, spacious second-row, pleasant ride.
– Third row is for kids only, front-wheel-drive models are prone to torque steer, limited towing capacity.
– The Sorento offers a lot for a little. It also features a comfortable and spacious interior, as well as a variety of powertrain options.
Lots of standard features
Great fuel economy
Composed ride and handling
Unrefined dual-clutch transmission
Minimal cargo space behind third row
New for 2023
Standard blind-spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert and safe exit assist
Rankings & Awards
The 2023 Kia Sorento’s #9 ranking is based on its score within the Midsize SUVs category. It is a finalist for our 2023 Best 3-Row SUV for the Money award. Currently the Kia Sorento has a score of 8.1 out of 10, which is based on our evaluation of 17 pieces of research and data elements using various sources.