Black 2021 Kia Sorento X-Line driving
Trucks & SUVs

How Many Miles Will a Kia Sorento Last?

There’s no denying that the Kia Sorento has a lot going for it. It’s available with your choice of engine under the hood, boasts a reasonably upscale interior, and even earned an Editors’ Choice award from Car and Driver. But, as impressive as all of that may be, how many miles will a Kia Sorento …

A blue 2021 Kia Sorento SX on display in a parking lot with a building in the background
Trucks & SUVs

Is This Kia Model the Best 3-Row SUV For the Money?

Automotive experts endlessly rave about the 2021 Kia Telluride. But did you know Kia offers a different three-row SUV that’s almost as good for thousands of dollars less? Choosing the 2021 Kia Sorento might be the road less traveled, but it might be the best value on the market. The Sorento isn’t as roomy or …

2021 Sorento X-Line off-roading over rocks
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Kia Sorento Is Less Capable Than You Thought

Have you seen the new Kia Sorento? It went from drab to fab, with a more confident look. New images also show the 2021 Kia Sorento doing outdoorsy things like crossing streams and being parked at campsites. However, those images may be a little misleading.  The 2021 Kia Sorento struggles while off-roading  TFL Off-Road got …

A green 2021 Kia Sorento Yosemite Edition parked on a rocky clif
Crossover & Midsize

Is the 2021 Kia Sorento Safe?

Drivers likely agree that safety is paramount. Peace of mind makes navigating roads and terrain more enjoyable and less stressful. But consumers also consider style, comfort, convenience, performance, price, and other factors when buying a vehicle. Automakers strive to meet those myriad desires, with varying degrees of success. And with the 2021 Sorento, Kia offers …

The 2021 Kia Sorento seen driving
Trucks & SUVs

Avoid the Kia Sorento and Buy One of These Alternatives Instead

The Kia Sorento arrived to the new model year redesigned and with improved fuel economy ratings, more high-tech features, and additional safety equipment. But does that mean the Kia Sorento is the best option among its segment? Not necessarily. Because while it may have undergone a redesign, there are better alternatives to the Kia Sorento.  …

2021 Kia Sorento - Yosemite
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Kia Sorento Does Actually Have Third-Row Seating

The past year we have been inundated with positive reviews and accolades about the large-and-in-charge Kia Telluride. The Kia Telluride quickly became one of the brand’s most popular and notable vehicles, offering unique style, a touch a luxury, and the space of third-row seating. It isn’t the only highly-reviews third-row seating SUV in the manufacturer’s …

An image of a 2021 Kia Sorento driving down the road.
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Kia Sorento Has a Reliability Problem

The Kia Sorento arrived in the 2021 model year with a fresh look, new engines, an available hybrid powertrain, and added safety features. But is that enough to make up for the 2021 Kia Sorento’s reliability problem? Maybe, maybe not. Reliability is a struggle for the 2021 Kia Sorento As it turns out, reliability has …

The Subaru Ascent is seen at the 2019 New England International Auto Show Press Preview at Boston Convention & Exhibition Center
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Subaru Ascent is Painfully Average

It seems to be difficult finding positive or negative things about the 2021 Subaru Ascent. Reviewers are finding it to be an average ride. But that shouldn’t stop you from buying one. Check out how the Subaru Ascent compares to rivals.  The 2021 Subaru Ascent is a little boring  You can get started in the …

An olive green 2021 Kia Telluride driving down an empty road
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Kia Telluride Isn’t the Best SUV With 3 Rows

The 2021 Kia Telluride is an acclaimed family SUV. But is the Telluride the best SUV with three rows? U.S. News and World Report says no. It’s just one of the best crossover SUVs with third-row seats. There’s no denying that the popular Telluride is a great SUV. The 2021 Kia Telluride has already won …

A photo of the Chevrolet Equinox outdoors.
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Chevy Equinox and Kia Sorento Have the Same Issue

Deciding between the 2021 Chevy Equinox and 2021 Kia Sorrento may be a little challenging because they struggle with a similar problem. This Chevy Equinox and Kia Sorento issue may have you considering rivals instead.  The 2021 Chevy Equinox and Kia Sorento are both a little weak  The 2021 Kia Sorento and Chevy Equinox are …

2021 Kia Sorento Hybrid driving around a bend
Trucks & SUVs

Is the 2021 Kia Sorento Large Enough For Families?

The 2021 Kia Sorento is a hot three-row SUV right now. It just got one heck of a new look to better compete against other mid-size rivals like the Toyota Highlander. However, is the Kia Sorento large enough to tote your family around?  Is the 2021 Kia Sorento a good family SUV?  Yes, the 2021 …

2021 Kia Nightfall Edition Grille

Good Luck Deciding Between the New Kia Telluride and the Kia Sorento

Deciding between the Kia Telluride and the Kia Sorento was relatively simple last year. The Telluride was the better choice if you wanted more glamour, while the Sorento was more pragmatic. But deciding between the 2021 Kia Telluride and the 2021 Kia Sorento? Well, good luck. Driving the 2021 Kia Telluride vs. the 2021 Kia Sorento The Telluride quickly …

An image of the Kia Sorento Hybrid on the road.
Trucks & SUVs

Avoid the 2021 Kia Sorento, Buy the Hybrid Model Instead

The arrival of the all-new 2021 Kia Sorento marks the redesign of one of the brand’s most important models. To stay competitive in the growing crossover segment, the Sorento received some major updates. However, one of the most important could be the addition of an all-new hybrid model. Today we’ll be looking at a recent …

2021-Toyota-4Runner-Trail-Edition parked in gravel is a cool but expensive SUV
Trucks & SUVs

The New Toyota 4Runner Is Cool But Insensibly Expensive

The new Toyota 4Runner is a good reliable SUV. It’s one of the few family SUVs still built with a body-on-frame design rather than a unibody construction. It’s easy to feel tempted to buy one with all of the end of the year sales still going on and tantalizing models like the Toyota 4Runner TRD …

2019 Kia Sorento SXL is on display at the 110th Annual Chicago Auto Show
Crossover & Midsize

Bad Weather Is No Match for the 2020 Kia Sorento

Winter is fast approaching, which means incoming snow and ice for many areas in the United States. For some cars, like the Kia Sorento, hazardous road conditions aren’t too big of a deal. According to a list from U.S. News, it’s one of the best SUVs to drive over snow-covered trails. When there’s ice on …

2021 Telluride Nightfall Edition Black driving by an office building
Trucks & SUVs

Kia Is the Only Automaker to Make This 2020 Safety List Twice

Kia offers a little something for everyone. Whether it’s an affordable hatchback, an efficient hybrid, a luxury sedan, or a sporty crossover, Kia competes well against even long-established domestic brands. Kia not only rivals its competitors with selection, style, and quality but it garners constant and consistent praise from top auto reviewers. Over the past few years, …

2020 Kia Sorento rear

You May Regret Going With the 2020 Kia Sorento Over the 2021 Version

The 2020 Kia Sorento is one of the year’s most popular SUVs. This Kia uniquely balances comfort and performance, so it’s easy to see why you’d want one. However, the 2021 Sorento will likely give you second thoughts.  2020 Kia Sorento specs and features  One of the best aspects of the 2020 Sorento is its comfortable ride quality. It comes standard …

The Kia logo, on a vehicle display.

Would You Choose the 2021 Kia Sedona over the 2021 Sorento?

It seems like it happened over night: Kia is now the carmaker we can’t ignore. This Korean-based carmaker has an incredibly impressive lineup of family-friendly models. Kia’s all-new 2021 Sorento is buzzworthy, and its Sedona minivan is fashionable in its own right. Out of the two, which would you pick? What the 2021 Kia Sedona has to offer  Kia’s Sedona is …

2021 Kia Sorento driving through a stream
Crossover & Midsize

Is the 2021 Kia Sorento X-Line Just Playing Dress Up?

The newly revealed Kia Sorento X-Line package boasts awesome exterior styling. It’s no secret that looking like an outdoor adventurer totally adds cool points to the overall package. Because of this, people love off-road warriors like the Jeep Wrangler and the Toyota 4Runner. But a down-and-dirty mudder on a ladder frame can feel a bit …

The 2021 Kia Sorento is the brand's newest SUV.
Tips, Tricks & Trends

2021 Kia Sorento vs. Ford Bronco Sport: a Muddy Choice

With this year’s debut of both the all-new Kia Sorento and the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport, crossover SUV buyers have––yet again––a difficult decision. Depending on your budget and desires, one of these two may stand out. But which is the better SUV option? Of course, the Bronco Sport is off-road ready in every trim. Can …