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Who's gonna drive you home? The Kia Sorento Hybrid is!

Luke 'Perry' Pereira
27/04/2022
Who’s going to drive you home - Kia Sorento Hybrid

Find out why the Kia Sorento Hybrid is relentlessly convincing to a Singaporean car buyer – even the unwilling!


SINGAPORE 

If you’re ever looking to carry seven people in comfort, fit a whole lot of cargo, in a modern SUV style while also saving on your petrol bills, meet the new Kia Sorento Hybrid.

Just introduced to Singapore recently, this is the first time Kia’s popular seven-seat SUV packs a petrol-electric full hybrid drivetrain, and the results are electrifying.



How electrifying? Watch our video to see how Kia Sorento Hybrid is able to win over even the most unwilling of drivers thanks to its sheer usefulness, space, efficiency, its keen design…and well, a whole lot more.

Who’s going to drive you home - Kia Sorento Hybrid
This man was dead set against the Sorento Hybrid, but he stood no chance against its ruthless practicality.
Who’s going to drive you home - Kia Sorento Hybrid

A 1.6-litre turbocharged GDI engine that works with an electric motor and 1.5kWh lithium-ion battery pack which produces a total of 230hp and 350Nm of torque. 0 to 100km/h would take you 8.8 seconds with a top speed of 193km/h. More importantly, it delivers 5.4L/100km – which gets you 1,240 kilometres on a full tank.

From the cockpit, you’re greeted with a 10.25-inch touchscreen for infotainment and 12.3-inches for the driver’s display. There’s a wireless smartphone charger to keep wires at bay and wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto as standard too.

Who’s going to drive you home - Kia Sorento Hybrid

The Sorento Hybrid comes with a variety of safety systems too – adaptive cruise control, 360 parking monitor, and the Sorento’s unique feature – the Blind-spot view monitor.

Who’s going to drive you home - Kia Sorento Hybrid

Interior-wise, you get a panoramic sunroof, air-con seats for both the driver and passenger seat, third-row air-conditioning, 60:40 split-folding rear seats, and retractable rear door sunshade curtain too.

Who’s going to drive you home - Kia Sorento Hybrid

Boot space is so generous, that you practically could go camping inside. The Sorento Hybrid offers 608 litres of room with the third-row seats folded and 1,996 litres when the second row is dropped.



With useful features for the day-to-day, modern-looking SUV, the new Kia Sorento Hybrid can do all and it proves it like what CarBuyer Singapore’s Editor-In-Chief Derryn calls, a worthy hybrid haven for cleaner family motoring.

Find out more on the Kia Sorento Hybrid here.



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Luke 'Perry' Pereira

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