What is the 2022 Kia Sorento Towing Capacity?

January 5th, 2022 by
2022 Kia Sorento parked by a tent

If you’re wondering, “How much can a Kia Sorento tow?” you’re in the right place! When properly equipped, the 2022 Kia Sorento towing capacity is up to 3,500 pounds, allowing you to haul an ATV or small watercraft to Los Angeles. You will need to opt for the Kia Sorento tow package to achieve the maximum towing capacity. Learn more here about the Kia Sorento towing capacity, and then visit us to experience the Kia Sorento in person!

Kia Sorento Towing Capacity by Engine

The 2022 Kia Sorento towing capacity is due in part to some powerful engine options. Below you can see how the different engines impact towing performance around Carson:

2.5L DOHC 4-Cylinder Engine: 

  • 191 horsepower and 181 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission
  • EPA-estimated combined MPG of 24 (FWD) and 29 mpg (AWD)
  • 2,000 pounds maximum towing capacity

Turbocharged 2.5L DOHC 4-Cylinder Engine: 

  • 281 horsepower and 311 lb-ft of torque
  • EPA-estimated combined MPG of 22 (FWD) and 29 mpg (AWD)
  • 8-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission (wet type)
  • 3,500 pounds maximum towing capacity

As you can see, you don’t need to worry that the 3,500-pound Kia Sorento towing capacity means you must sacrifice fuel economy when you hit Orange County roads! 

2022 Kia Sorento Towing Features

Along with the Kia Sorento towing capacity, you’ll appreciate the enhanced safety and driver-assistance features that make towing easy wherever you go around Cerritos, including:

  • Adaptive AWD with Lock Mode
  • All-Weather Capability
  • Safe Exit Assist
  • Drive Mode Select with Snow Mode
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist
  • Torque-Vectoring Cornering Control
  • Hill-Start Assist Control
  • Blind Spot Collision Warning & Avoidance Assist
  • And More!

To learn more about this renowned Kia SUV, contact us at Kia of Cerritos to hear about the Kia Sorento tow package and other unique features. 

Test Drive a 2022 Kia Sorento at Kia of Cerritos 

Now that we’ve answered the question, “How much can a Kia Sorento can tow, reach out to us at Kia of Cerritos for a test drive and to find the right trim for your lifestyle and budget. Our finance department will walk you through your buying and leasing options and get you into the Kia SUV of your dreams at an affordable price! Before you visit our dealership in Cerritos, apply for financing online and browse our current inventory. We look forward to helping you!


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