Compare 2009 Kia Sorento specifications by trim levels

Sorento is a 5-seat SUV from Kia, which first hit the market back in 2003.

With the price tag ranging from $21,545 to $27,245, the Kia Sorento faces the stiff competition with the same-class rivals like Dodge Durango, Dodge Journey.

Overview

Wheels

Bulb Size

The Kia Sorento has a maximum towing capacity of 5000 lbs, but double check that this applies to the configuration you want.

The Kia Sorento boasts the average fuel economy anywhere from 20 to 22 mpg, depending on the petrol type and engine capacity.

The maximum width and height is 74.20mm x 180.70mm respectively and can vary on the basis of model.

Key Specs of 2009 Kia Sorento

  • Fuel Tank: 21.1 gal

  • Wheelbase: 106.7 in

  • MPG: 16 city/22 hwy

  • 0-60 mph: 7.4 sec

  • Towing: 5000 lbs

  • Towing capacity: 5000 lbs

  • Curb: 4068 lbs

  • Tires: P245/70HR16.0 BSW AS

  • Cargo: 31.7 cu.ft

  • Passenger capacity: 5

  • Dimensions(LxWxH): 180.7 x 73.3 x 68.1



2009 Kia Sorento Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

The Kia Sorento is offered in 5 trim levels. Compare the trim levels to ensure you will have the desired features and will not pay for the unnecessary upgrades

Our comprehensive charts with interior and exterior specs are also designed to give you thorough details about Kia Sorento safety features and entertainment system, technical aspects, and so on.

Compare the Kia Sorento specifications & features by choosing the necessary trim level & year of manufacture.

Specs

    • Main Info

    • Body Style SUV

    • Doors 4

    • Engine

    • Horsepower 242 hp @ 6000 –
      262 hp @ 6000

    • Torque 228 lb-ft. –
      260 lb-ft.

    • 0-60mph / 0-100kmh 6.6 - 7.4 sec

    • 1/4 mile time 14.9 - 15.5 sec

    • Dimensions

    • Length 180.7 in

    • Width 73.3 in

    • Height 68.1 in

    • Wheelbase 106.7 in

    • Curb Weight 4068 lbs

    • GVWR 5467 lbs

    • Towing capacity 5000 lbs

    • Turning radius 17.7 ft

    • CAPACITY

    • Seats 5

    • Passenger volume 106

    • FUEL

    • Fuel tank 21.1 gal

    • City 15 - 16 mpg

    • Combined 18 - 19 mpg

    • Highway 20 - 22 mpg

    • Highway range 422 - 464.2 mi



Specifications

LX Base 4x2 Sport Utility

LX 4x2 Sport Utility

EX 4x2 Sport Utility

LX 4x4 Sport Utility

Exterior length
180.70 in 180.70 in 180.70 in 180.70 in
Exterior body width
73.30 in 73.30 in 74.20 in 73.30 in
Exterior height
68.10 in 68.10 in 68.10 in 68.10 in
Horsepower
242 242 262 242
Torque
228 228 260 228
Fuel economy - city
16 mpg 16 mpg 15 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel economy - highway
22 mpg 22 mpg 21 mpg 22 mpg
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s)
7.40 seconds 7.40 seconds 7.00 seconds 7.00 seconds
1/4 mile time
15.50 seconds 15.50 seconds 15.30 seconds 15.20 seconds
1/4 mile speed
89 mph 89 mph 92 mph 88 mph
Lateral acceleration (g)
0.80 0.80 0.80 0.80
Slalom speed
57 mph 57 mph 57 mph 57 mph
Bore-and-Stroke
3.62/3.30 " 3.62/3.30 " 3.78/3.43 " 3.62/3.30 "
Curb weight
4068.00 lbs 4068.00 lbs 4083.00 lbs 4274.00 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
5467.00 lbs 5467.00 lbs 5467.00 lbs 5644.00 lbs
Front gross axle weight rating (GAWR)
3307.00 lbs. 3307.00 lbs. 3307.00 lbs. 3307.00 lbs.
Rear gross axle weight rating (GAWR)
3307.00 lbs. 3307.00 lbs. 3307.00 lbs. 3307.00 lbs.
Maximum Trailer Weight
5000.00 lbs. 5000.00 lbs. 5000.00 lbs. 5000.00 lbs.
Wheelbase
106.70 in 106.70 in 106.70 in 106.70 in
Front track
62.20 " 62.20 " 62.20 " 62.20 "
Rear track
62.20 " 62.20 " 62.20 " 62.20 "
Turning radius
17.70 17.70 17.70 17.70
Front legroom
42.60 in 42.60 in 42.60 in 42.60 in
Rear legroom
36.10 in 36.10 in 36.10 in 36.10 in
Front headroom
39.70 in 39.70 in 39.70 in 39.70 in
Rear headroom
39.50 in 39.50 in 39.50 in 39.50 in
Front hip room
55.30 in 55.30 in 55.30 in 55.30 in
Rear hip room
58.00 in 58.00 in 58.00 in 58.00 in
Front shoulder room
58.90 in 58.90 in 58.90 in 58.90 in
Rear shoulder room
58.40 in 58.40 in 58.40 in 58.40 in
Luggage volume
31.70 cu.ft. 31.70 cu.ft. 31.70 cu.ft. 31.70 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max)
66.40 cu.ft. 66.40 cu.ft. 66.40 cu.ft. 66.40 cu.ft.
Passenger volume
106 cu.ft. 106 cu.ft. 106 cu.ft. 106 cu.ft.
Fuel tank
21.10 gal. 21.10 gal. 21.10 gal. 21.10 gal.
Payload
1277 lbs. 1277 lbs. 1118 lbs. 1257 lbs.

EX 4x4 Sport Utility

Exterior length
180.70 in
Exterior body width
74.20 in
Exterior height
68.10 in
Horsepower
262
Torque
260
Fuel economy - city
15 mpg
Fuel economy - highway
20 mpg
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s)
6.60 seconds
1/4 mile time
14.90 seconds
1/4 mile speed
90 mph
Lateral acceleration (g)
0.80
Slalom speed
57 mph
Bore-and-Stroke
3.78/3.43 "
Curb weight
4290.00 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
5644.00 lbs
Front gross axle weight rating (GAWR)
3307.00 lbs.
Rear gross axle weight rating (GAWR)
3307.00 lbs.
Maximum Trailer Weight
5000.00 lbs.
Wheelbase
106.70 in
Front track
62.20 "
Rear track
62.20 "
Turning radius
17.70
Front legroom
42.60 in
Rear legroom
36.10 in
Front headroom
39.70 in
Rear headroom
39.50 in
Front hip room
55.30 in
Rear hip room
58.00 in
Front shoulder room
58.90 in
Rear shoulder room
58.40 in
Luggage volume
31.70 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max)
66.40 cu.ft.
Passenger volume
106 cu.ft.
Fuel tank
21.10 gal.
Payload
1093 lbs.

Interior Features

LX Base 4x2 Sport Utility

LX 4x2 Sport Utility

EX 4x2 Sport Utility

LX 4x4 Sport Utility

12V DC power outlet
4 4 4 4
Seatback storage pockets
1 1 1 1
Compass
2842
Programmable garage door opener
2908
Trip computer
2918
Exterior temperature display
2927
Cargo net
3784

EX 4x4 Sport Utility

Air conditioning, front
2825
12V DC power outlet
4
Seatback storage pockets
1

Exterior Features

LX Base 4x2 Sport Utility

LX 4x2 Sport Utility

EX 4x2 Sport Utility

LX 4x4 Sport Utility

Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Front tires
P245/70HR16.0 BSW AS P245/70HR16.0 BSW AS P245/70HR16.0 BSW AS P245/70HR16.0 BSW AS
Wheels
16" silver aluminum 16" silver aluminum 16" machined aluminum 16" silver aluminum
Sunroof
1st row regular express open sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open sliding and tilting glass
Fog/driving lights
3445
Heated door mirrors
3479
Spoiler
3480
Fender flares
4014

EX 4x4 Sport Utility

Antenna
3393
Door count
4 doors
Sunroof
1st row regular express open sliding and tilting glass
Front tires
P245/70HR16.0 BSW AS
Wheels
16" machined aluminum

Seats

LX Base 4x2 Sport Utility

LX 4x2 Sport Utility

EX 4x2 Sport Utility

LX 4x4 Sport Utility

Standard seating
5 5 5 5
Heated front seats
3030

EX 4x4 Sport Utility

Front seat type
2989
Standard seating
5

Entertainment System

LX Base 4x2 Sport Utility

LX 4x2 Sport Utility

EX 4x2 Sport Utility

LX 4x4 Sport Utility

Speakers
10 10 10 10
Steering wheel audio controls
3192

EX 4x4 Sport Utility

Radio
3131
Speakers
10

Safety and Security Features

LX Base 4x2 Sport Utility

LX 4x2 Sport Utility

EX 4x2 Sport Utility

LX 4x4 Sport Utility

Door curb lights
4 4 4 4

EX 4x4 Sport Utility

Airbags, frontal
3214
Door curb lights
4

Mechanical Features

LX Base 4x2 Sport Utility

LX 4x2 Sport Utility

EX 4x2 Sport Utility

LX 4x4 Sport Utility

Axle ratio
3.33 3.33 3.33 3.33

EX 4x4 Sport Utility

Engine
4797
Axle ratio
3.33

Other Specs

LX Base 4x2 Sport Utility

LX 4x2 Sport Utility

EX 4x2 Sport Utility

LX 4x4 Sport Utility

Maximum towing capacity
5000 lbs. 5000 lbs. 5000 lbs. 5000 lbs.

EX 4x4 Sport Utility

Horsepower rpm
6000
Maximum towing capacity
5000 lbs.