2021 Kia Sorento in Waterloo, Ontario

2021 Kia Sorento in Waterloo, Ontario

The all-new Kia Sorento for 2021 has been revamped into a bolder, more powerful crossover SUV unlike any other. This mid-size crossover ticks all the boxes with its modern technology, large 7-passenger seating, and all-wheel drive. The 2021 Sorento, a small SUV that blends practical size with huge performance capacity, room, and capabilities, is available at our Waterloo Kia dealership.

Exterior Design

Wheel Options per Trim

Depending on the model, your Sorento’s wheel diameters range from 17 to 20 inches.

  • 17-inch alloy wheels: LX+
  • 18-inch machine-finish alloy wheels: LX Premium
  • 20-inch machine-finish alloy wheels: X-Line
  • 20-inch black alloy wheels: EX, EX+, SX


LED Lighting

The Sorento has a plethora of LED choices. LED headlights, daytime running lights, positioning lights, and an LED high mount stop lamp are standard on all trims, but LED fog lights and rear combo lights are only offered on the EX+ and SX trims.

Exterior Accents

The Sorento combines the best in dramatic design and exquisite details, from top-level excursions’ black grille and black door embellishments to satin chrome components on the grille and beltline vehicle trim.

Specifications: 2021 Kia Sorento LX+
Length (mm/in) 4,800 / 188.9
Width (mm/in) 1,900 / 74.8
Height (mm/in) 1,695 / 66.7
Wheelbase (mm/in) 2,815 / 110.8
Ground Clearance (mm/in) 176 / 6.9
Minimum Curb Weight (kg/lbs) 1,735 / 3,825 – 1,761 / 3,882

Interior Design

7-Passenger Seating

With this outstanding passenger seating for 7, everyone in your Sorento will be able to enjoy the trip in sublime luxury. 2nd-row captain’s chairs are also offered, providing outstanding rear-seat space that mimics the front seat design.

Heated/Air-Cooled Front Seats

You’ll be driving in maximum comfort whether it’s a wild winter in Waterloo or searing hot summer in the city, due to standard heated seats and optional air-cooled front choices.

Heated Steering Wheel

With the offered heated steering wheel, even those chilly winter commutes to work will be more bearable. The Sorento is ready for life in Waterloo, having been designed to withstand every Canadian winter.

Specifications: 2021 Kia Sorento LX+
Head Room (front) (mm/in) 1,024
Head Room (middle) (mm/in) 994
Head Room (rear) (mm/in) 935
Shoulder Room (front) (mm/in) 1,500
Shoulder Room (middle) (mm/in) 1,475
Shoulder Room (rear) (mm/in) 1,345
Hip Room (front) (mm/in) 1,411
Hip Room (middle) (mm/in) 1,399
Hip Room (rear) (mm/in) 1,080
Leg Room (front) (mm/in) 1,052
Leg Room (front) (mm/in) 1,060
Leg Room (rear) (mm/in) 752
Cargo Capacity, behind 1st-row (L/cu-ft) 2,139 / 75.5
Cargo Capacity, behind 2nd-row (L/cu-ft) 1,090 / 38.5 – 1,274 / 45
Cargo Capacity, behind 3rd-row (L/cu-ft) 357 / 12.6


Engine Options

Depending on the model level, you have a choice of two engine options for your Sorento.

  • 5L 4-cylinder GDI, with 8-speed automatic (on LX+, LX Premium)
  • 5L Turbo 4-cylinder GDI, with 8-speed Wet-Type Dual Clutch (on X-Line, EX, EX+, SX)

All-Wheel Drive

The all-wheel-drive capabilities of this Sorento provide all the traction and stability you require, regardless of the weather elements Ontario throws at you or the area you find yourself in.

Towing Capacity

When properly outfitted, the Sorento is built to haul, and it does so quite well. The LX+ and LX Premium can tow 2,800 pounds, while the X-Line, EX, EX+, and SX can pull up to 3,500 pounds.

Performance & Capability

Engine Specifications: 2.5L 4-cylinder GDI 2.5L Turbo 4-cylinder GDI
Transmission 8-speed automatic 8-speed Wet-Type Dual Clutch
Horsepower 191 281
Torque (lb-ft) 181 311
Fuel Efficiency (city/highway) (L/100 km) 10.1 / 9.2 11.1 / 8.4
Towing Capacity (lbs) 2,800 3,500


10.25-inch Multimedia Display

This multifunctional touchscreen, which handles it all from navigating you to your destination to being your entertainment center, has a big 10.25-inch screen that delivers sharp and clear navigational functionality.

Wireless Phone Charger

With this wireless phone charger, you can disconnect the USB cable and making use of some of your beloved gadgets from home in your vehicle, providing easy recharging and accessibility.

Bose Premium Audio

Music lovers rejoice: owing to this optional Bose Premium Audio system, you may enjoy your music in fantastic quality, which will assist to create the backdrop to your newest trip.


Advanced Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist

Drive with confidence knowing that your Sorento is keeping an eye out for others around you, thanks to the optional Advanced Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (with Junction Turning Function), which alerts you via an audio alarm whenever another vehicle coming from behind is identified.

Blind Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist

With the included Blind Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist technology, your Sorento has sensors all around you, taking note of your blind areas and acting when necessary.

6-Airbag System

Proper security components are still standard, with their own set of upgrades, despite how sophisticated this SUV is on the safety front with all of its new-age technologies. Dual advanced front airbags, dual side curtain airbags, and dual front side seat airbags are included in the 6-airbag system.

2021 Kia Sorento Model Changes

For 2021, the Sorento is completely redesigned. Its boxier dimensions and stronger design contrast sharply with the previous Sorento’s more shaplier and gentler look. The new Sorento has a hybrid powertrain as well as a future plug-in version, while adding a brand new platform that is larger from within and without.

2021 Kia Sorento Trim Levels



Starting at $33,995*

Feature Highlights:

  • Heated front seats
  • Advanced Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist
  • Lane Following Assist,
  • Apple CarPlay, Android Auto
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LX Premium

Starting at $36,495*

Feature Highlights:

  • Power-adjust driver seat
  • Smart key, push-button start
  • Blind Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist

Wireless smartphone charger

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Starting at $39,495*

Feature Highlights:

  • X-Line exterior package
  • 6-passenger Captain chairs
  • Bridge-style roof rails
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Starting at $40,995*

Feature Highlights:

  • Power-adjust passenger seat
  • Smart Power liftgate
  • Synthetic leather seats
  • UVO Intelligence
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Starting at $43,995*

Feature Highlights:

  • 25-inch multimedia screen
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Advanced Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist
  • Safe Exit Assist
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Starting at $47,495*

Feature Highlights:

  • Heads-up display
  • Leather seats
  • Air-cooled front seats
  • Remote-fold 2nd row seats
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Our Kia dealership in Waterloo is a dedicated representative of the Kia Canada brand, and we can find you into the Kia of your desires with the best in parts and accessories, financing, and much more.  We’re here Supporting the Waterloo-Kitchener and GTA areas with the aforementioned as well as service appointments. Don’t hesitate to contact us to see how we can assist you in finding your next new or used Kia!


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