What is the Kia Sorento Towing Capacity?

March 23rd, 2020 by

2020 Kia Sorento
If you’re a Wood River driver in the market for a new SUV for family adventures, the Kia Sorento towing capacity presents you with an outstandingly capable and reliable option. Depending on the trim level and engine configuration of your choice, you can haul up to 5,000 pounds throughout Alton. In this guide, our expert Federico Kia team has outlined the 2020 Kia Sorento towing capabilities and available Kia Sorento tow package for you to see why this model can do it all. Read on below to discover the impressive towing power of the Sorento across each trim level.

Kia Sorento Towing

The 2020 Kia Sorento towing capacity varies across the available models. See below for the Kia Sorento towing capacity and other engine specs across each trim level and its corresponding engine configuration:

The Kia Sorento L and the Kia Sorento LX

  • 2.4 liter DOHC 16-valve I-4
  • 185 hp
  • 178 pound-feet of torque
  • 2,000 pound towing capacity

The Kia Sorento S V6, Kia Sorento EX, and the Kia Sorento SX

  • 3.3 liter DOHC 24-valve V6
  • 290 hp
  • 252 pound-feet of torque
  • 3,500 towing capacity with FWD
  • 5,000 towing capacity with AWD

With the maximum towing capacity of 5,000 pounds on the AWD V6 configurations, you’re safe to tow your small outboard boat, ATV trailer, tent trailer, and more!

Kia Sorento Tow Package

The Kia Sorento tow package includes a tow hitch with a required harness custom designed for Kia Sorento towing. It mounts directly to your Sorento’s frame for optimal performance, strength and security on Edwardsville roads. Consider outfitting your Kia Sorento with these other adventure ready accessories from our Federico Kia parts department:

  • Tow Hitch Chrome Cover
  • Tow Hitch Bike Attachment
  • Roof Cargo Box or Basket
  • Roof Rack Cross Bars
  • Front and Rear Splash Guards
  • And more!

Learn More About Kia Sorento Towing at Federico Kia

Ready to explore beyond Godfrey with all you need thanks to the Kia Sorento towing capacity? Contact us today to schedule a test drive of the 2020 Kia Sorento, and learn more about our new vehicle specials. Our finance team is happy to help you with any questions!

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