2009 Kia Sorento
    MSRP
    $21,545 - $27,245
    Get a Quote
    1 Owner Reviews
    Advertisement

    2009 Kia Sorento Review Summaries

    What reviewers liked most about the Kia Sorento

    • With all the available seat adjustments, such as front- and rear-cushion tilt, it's a breeze for short and tall drivers alike to get comfortable behind the wheel.

      - Edmunds.com
    • The engine is smooth and powerful, barely perceptible at idle but producing a velvety roar at full throttle.

      - New Car Test Drive
    • Sorento is the only under-$30,000 SUV with standard front and rear side-curtain airbags.

      - AutoWeek
    • Sorento is the only under-$30,000 SUV with standard front and rear side-curtain airbags.

      - AutoWeek
    • With all the available seat adjustments, such as front- and rear-cushion tilt, it's a breeze for short and tall drivers alike to get comfortable behind the wheel.

      - Edmunds.com

    What reviewers liked least about the Kia Sorento

    • The ride is okay, based on our few-hour drive, though in 2wd the rear tires got skittish on gravelly curves at modest speed.

      - AutoWeek
    • The EX has splashes of 'woodgrain' trim, which is plastic doing a poor job imitating wood.

      - New Car Test Drive
    • The ride is okay, based on our few-hour drive, though in 2wd the rear tires got skittish on gravelly curves at modest speed.

      - AutoWeek

    Kia Sorento Comparisons

    • At the test track the Sorento ran to 60 mph in 9.3 seconds and took 17.1 ticks to run down the quarter-mile. These figures actually place the Kia near the front of the pack when compared to rivals such as the Ford Escape V6, Jeep Liberty and Hyundai Santa Fe.

      - Edmunds.com

    Best one-liner about the Kia Sorento

    • Just a few years ago, Kia was as anonymous as a wanna-be rock star at karaoke night.

      - Edmunds.com

    *The data and content on this web site is subject to change without notice. Neither AOL nor any of its data or content providers shall be liable for errors in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

    Powered by

    FIND A GREAT USED CAR

    GO
    Powered by
    Get a free CARFAX record check for a used car

    Great Auto Loan Rates

    Low Rates on New and Used Autos

    Powered By Apply In One Easy Step »
    See what reviewers from Car and Driver, Edmunds, Autoweek and other leading automotive publications liked most and least about the 2009 Kia Sorento.
    Best Deal:
    Our Price:
    Savings:
    MSRP:
    Go Back to Best Deals »