Specs

Research 2006 Kia Sorento specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

LX 4dr LX Manual

Brakes

Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.4 x - TBD -
Brake ABS System
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 66.4
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 31.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD -

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.6

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600

Engine

Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 3.5L/213
Fuel System MPFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 192 @ 5500
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 217 @ 3000

Exterior Dimensions

Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) 62.2
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.3
Length, Overall (in) 179.8
Wheelbase (in) 106.7
Height, Overall (in) 68.1
Height, Overall (in) 71.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.2
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.1

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5
Second Hip Room (in) 58.0
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 105.8
Second Leg Room (in) 36.1
Second Head Room (in) 39.5
Front Hip Room (in) 55.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.9
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.7

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20

Steering

Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.4
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.66
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -

Summary

Vehicle Name Kia Sorento
Body Style 4 Door
Vehicle Name Kia Sorento

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear Five-link
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -

Tires

Spare Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Size P245/70R16
Rear Tire Size P245/70R16
Front Tire Size P245/70R16
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.29
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.04
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.75
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.67
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.45
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.79
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00

Vehicle

EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4112

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel