What is the 2020 Kia Sorento Towing Capacity?

November 3rd, 2020 by
2020 Kia Sorento SX towing trailer

The 2020 Kia Sorento towing capacity reaches up to 5,000 pounds, thanks to its powerful V6 engine and all-wheel drive capabilities. Haul all your gear through Council Bluffs with ease, supported by superior safety features and an available Kia Sorento tow package. Learn more about Kia Sorento towing with this comprehensive guide from Edwards Kia!

2020 Sorento Towing Capacity With Base Engine

Depending on which trim level you choose, your Kia Sorento towing capacity will vary slightly. For the L and LX configurations, Omaha, NE drivers can expect this exceptional performance specs:

  • 2.4L DOHC I-4 engine
  • 185 hp and 178 lb-ft of torque
  • Standard Front-Wheel Drive
  • Available Dynamax™ All-Wheel Drive (Starting on LX)
  • Kia Sorento towing capacity of 2,000 pounds with FWD or AWD

2020 Sorento Towing Capacity With Upgraded Engine

Load up in Bellevue, NE and get the most out of your Kia Sorento towing capacity when you opt for the S V6, EX, or SX trim.

  • 3.3L DOHC V6 GDI engine
  • 290 hp and 252 lb-ft of torque
  • 3,500 pounds towing capacity with front-wheel drive
  • 5,000 pounds towing capacity with all-wheel drive

Kia Sorento Towing and Safety Features

Raw power is essential for achieving the maximum Kia Sorento towing capacity, but this performance is also backed by innovative safety features designed to make towing easier as well. The Sorento LX comes equipped with the Dynamax™ full-time all-wheel drive system, which utilizes an array of road-monitoring sensors to automatically adjust traction and power, giving you ultimate control on every La Vista, NE street.

The Kia Sorento tow package upgrades you to even more helpful features, including the Locking Center Differential and Torque Vectoring Cornering Control (TVCC), which provides stronger holds during max cargo towing. Check out all the safety features by trim for the Kia Sorento:

Standard on All Models

  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Traction Control System
  • Brake Assist System

Standard on LX and Up

  • Blind Spot Collision Warning
  • Rear Cross Traffic Collision Warning

Standard on S V6 and Up

  • Blind Spot Collision Avoidance-Assist
  • Forward Collision Warning
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance

Standard on EX and Up

  • Forward Collision Avoidance w/ Pedestrian Detection
  • Smart Cruise Control with Stop and Go
  • Lane Keeping Assist

If you want to see more of this SUV, explore the Kia Sorento interior when you visit Edwards Kia.

Learn More About the 2020 Sorento at Edwards Kia

Ready to put the 2020 Kia Sorento towing capacity to the test? Schedule a test drive at Edwards Kia today, where you can discover everything this stunning SUV has to offer, including its array of colors, configurations, and more. Explore our current Kia SUV lease offers to save even more! Contact us with any questions.

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