Specs

Research 2008 Kia Sorento specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

2WD 4dr Base

Brakes

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

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 31.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD -

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.6

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 242 @ 6000
Fuel System
Displacement 3.3L/204
Engine Type Gas V6
Engine Order Code
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 228 @ 4500

Exterior Dimensions

Track Width, Rear (in) 62.2
Track Width, Front (in) 62.2
Height, Overall (in) 68.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.3
Length, Overall (in) 180.7
Wheelbase (in) 106.7
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.2

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.1

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room (in) 38.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.4
Second Hip Room (in) 58.0
Second Leg Room (in) 36.1
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.9
Front Head Room (in) 39.7
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 137.5
Second Head Room (in) 39.5
Second Head Room (in) 38.0
Front Hip Room (in) 55.3

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16

Steering

Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.68

Summary

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

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) 5-link
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 Size P245/70R16
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P245/70R16
Rear Tire Size P245/70R16
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

Drivetrain 2 Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.61
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.83
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.52
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.37
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.83
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.33
Clutch Size (in)

Vehicle

EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4068

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) Full-size
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0