2018 Kia Sorento Trim Level Comparison

split screen comparison of 2018 kia sorento trim levels l vs ex vs lx v6

Robust and inspired, the Kia Sorento is a stylish third-row family mover with adventurous ambitions. Space for 7 passengers and a towing capacity of up to 5,000 lbs. make the 2018 Kia Sorento the perfect vehicle for both weekday trips around town and weekend warrior jaunts into the great outdoors without leaving anybody or anything at home. Beyond its comfort and capability, the Sorento adds one more C to its extensive list of reasons to choose it over competition – configurations.

Perhaps more than any other third-row SUV in its class, the 2018 Kia Sorento gives you choices. Three engines and available AWD mean you’re in control of your drive. 5 trim levels give you the perfect number of choices between features and price point. New for 2018, every Sorento offers improved exterior visibility and interior comfort. The base model, L, receives a standard rear camera display and automatic on/off headlights.


2018 Kia Sorento L

2018 Kia Sorento LX/LX V6

2018 Kia Sorento EX/EX V6

2018 Kia Sorento SX V6

2018 Kia Sorento SXL V6

MSRP $25,900 $27,200 / $29,600 $33,100 / $34,200 $39,200 $44,500
Standard engine (horsepower) 2.4L 4-cylinder (185 hp) 2.4L 4-cylinder (185 hp) / 3.3L V6 (290 hp) 2.0L turbo (240 hp) / 3.3L V6 (290 hp) 3.3L V6 (290 hp) 3.3L V6 (290 hp)
Standard wheels 17” alloy 17” alloy 18” alloy 19” alloy 19” alloy with chrome finish
Fog lights No No Standard Standard Standard
Standard headlights Projector beam Projector beam Projector beam Projector beam Xenon HID with self-leveling
Panoramic sunroof No No/Optional No/Optional Standard Standard
Infotainment controller 4.3” touschscreen 4.3” touchscreen UVO with 7” touchscreen UVO with 8” touchscreen UVO with 8” touchscreen
Seating material Cloth with YES Essentials® fabric treatment Cloth with YES Essentials® fabric treatment Leather Leather Premium Nappa Leather
Best Friendly Kia VIP pricing* $20,525 $20,875 / Contact Us! $29,475 / $27,695 $32,555 Contact Us!

Test-Drive the 2018 Kia Sorento at Friendly Kia in New Port Richey!

There are plenty of places to find the Kia Sorento, but none where you’ll find the selection and pricing that you will at Friendly Kia. We’re Tampa Bay’s top-rated Kia Dealer with the lowest pricing and largest inventory of new and used Kia models.

Our commitment to helping you find the Sorento that matches your lifestyle and needs is unique and personalized. It begins with listening. If you’re looking for a confident and capable crossover that can fit a ton of stuff in the back with a driver and passenger, you’re looking for a different Sorento than a family of 6, who is counting on their Sorento for annual road-trips.

Despite their prices being the lowest at Friendly Kia, we know that cars are expensive and the last thing anybody wants is to feel like they’re not spending their money on the right one for them. As versatile as the 2018 Kia Sorento is, after all, there’s one in there for nearly everybody!

The available V6 engine and AWD make it the perfect vehicle for road trips, especially those which venture into colder climates where inclement weather reigns. The Sorento’s confidence in acceleration and passing is matched only by its interior comfort. From the base model, L, up through the fully-stocked LX, you’ll find your Sorento is full of amenities and accommodations that will make it the perfect vehicle for you, and your family, throughout multiple life stages.

For more information on the 2018 Kia Sorento or to schedule a test drive, contact us today!

*Pricing as of publication date and not the date of access. Pricing may change and vary based on model, features added or events. Changes by the manufacturer to MSRP do not necessarily equate adjusted VIP pricing. Final listed VIP pricing is at the discretion of Friendly Kia.