What is the towing capacity of the Kia Sorento?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Sorento on Tuesday, August 13th, 2019 at 9:40 pm
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When it comes to capability, the 2019 Kia Sorento has a lot more to offer than just three spacious rows for passengers. Built with all of your hauling needs in mind, the Sorento can also tow a camper, RV, or trailer in the back to fuel all of your travels. Just how much can the Sorento tow? We break down the towing specs by trim level below. 

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2019 Kia Sorento Towing Specs By Trim Level

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2019 Kia Sorento second-row seats

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The towing capacity of the 2019 Kia Sorento will change depending on the trim level configuration you choose. The two base trims, L and LX, offer the lowest towing capacity figures of 2,000-pounds when properly equipped. From there, the remainder of the trim levels, LX V6, S V6, EX Sport, EX V6, SX, and SX Limited all share the same towing specs. Models in these trims outfitted with front-wheel drive have a max towing capacity of 3,500-pounds while models in these trims outfitted with all-wheel drive have the highest towing capacity of up to 5,000-pounds. Keep in mind that towing capacity may change depending on how much weight you have in the cabin, the driving conditions, etc. 

Purchase Kia Sorento Towing Accessories at Moritz Kia

If you do plan on towing anything with your 2019 Sorento, you will need to make sure that it is equipped with a towing hitch. Purchasing a towing hitch or other towing accessories like a chrome hitch cover or a tow hitch bike attachment can be done through your local Kia dealership.  

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Drivers in the Dallas/Fort Worth area can work with the team at Moritz Kia to order their custom Kia Sorento accessories. Our service center can also help with quick installation for a fair price. Give us a call at 866-942-0228 and let us know what you are looking for or order your accessories online. 

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