2018 Kia Sorento Miles per Gallon

2018 Kia Sorento
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The Kia Sorento has proven its worth as a reliable, family-oriented SUV. While it’s no surprise the interior offers ample space and convenient versatility, the performance of this model is striking, with a desirable blend of athleticism and efficiency. So, if you happen to be around Avon, Indianapolis, or Plainfield, read through this 2018 Kia Sorento miles per gallon and performance review.

Additional features discussed in this review includes the engine specifications and horsepower. If you have any remaining questions, you can always reach out to Andy Mohr KIA!

Kia Sorento Gas Mileage & Engine Specs

2018 Kia SorentoThe fuel efficiency of the 2018 Kia Sorento will vary depending on factors like the engine you’ve selected. However, the highest fuel economy you’ll see checks in at an EPA-estimated 21 city MPG/ 28 highway MPG.1

This fuel efficiency comes courtesy of the first engine we’ll be discussing, which is the 2.4L 4-cylinder. Now, this motor can generate 185 horsepower, 178 lb-ft of torque, 2,000 pounds of maximum towing capacity, and comes with the standard 6-speed automatic transmission.

Next up is the 3.3L V6 engine. This motor can churn out 290 horsepower, 252 lb-ft of torque, 5,000 pounds of maximum towing capacity, and gets an EPA-estimated 18 city MPG/ 25 highway MPG.1

Last up is the 2.0L 4-cylinder with a turbocharger. This engine can produce 240 horsepower, 260 lb-ft of torque, 3,500 pounds of maximum towing capacity, and gets an EPA-estimated 20 city MPG/ 27 highway MPG.1

Additional Performance Features

When you peer under the hood of the 2018 Kia Sorento, you’ll find numerous other performance features that help make this model so athletic and efficient.

For starters, the dual continuously variable valve timing and gasoline direct injection systems comes standard with each engine. Plus, the standard 6-speed automatic transmission that accompanies each motor also features a Sportsmatic™ Sports Shifter for increased responsiveness.

A few optional features include Dyanamax™ All-Wheel Drive, a locking center differential, and torque vectoring cornering control.

Exterior Additions

2018 Kia Sorento The Kia Sorento is efficient and reliable thanks to superior performance specs, and the exterior can be outfitted with a number of attractive features as well.

The rear spoiler comes standard, but you can opt for available features like the low-profile roof rails with chrome finish, the dark metallic front grille, the sound-absorbing front window glass, and the LED fog lights.

How Many MPG Does the 2018 Kia Sorento Get?

If you think the dynamic Kia Sorento is the right SUV for your lifestyle, then hop behind the wheel and cruise through Avon, Indianapolis, and Plainfield. Not only will you get the chance to see how efficient this model is, but you can also test the energetic acceleration, too!

To schedule your test drive right now, contact the friendly team at Andy Mohr KIA.

Additional Resources

2018 Kia Sorento Interior Review

2019 Kia Sorento Review


1 EPA fuel economy estimates. Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and your vehicle’s condition. These estimates reflect EPA’s revised coefficients beginning with some 2017 models.