NMC launches Kia Sorento 2.5L with powerful and economical engine
With car prices escalating, drivers across the Kingdom are looking for an affordable family SUV that offers comfort, safety and fuel economy. The new economical Kia Sorento 2.5L with many improved features and modifications launched by NMC-Kia is the perfect choice for this segment.
Hassan Al-Shomrani, CEO of NMC, said, “At NMC-Kia, our mission is to innovate, serve and inspire with ‘The Drive to Win’. We are keen to present the most attractive options and cars suitable for the Saudi market. The new Kia Sorento 2.5L fills an important niche in the market as the perfect affordable family SUV that is spacious, practical and stylish. It also offers excellent fuel economy and extremely competitive prices.
He added, “With a heritage of growth, excellence and success at NMC-Kia, we also seek to champion and empower those who want to grow and be better, facilitating their success. The 2.5L engine is most popular in the retail and fleet segments, so the launch of the Kia Sorento 2.5L will help those individuals and businesses grow and excel. Our culture is built on reliability, with the interests of customers coming first, and the Kia Sorento, like all Kia vehicles, offers exceptional reliability and optimum comfort and economy.
The Kia Sorento 2.5L is available at the recently opened NMC-Kia flagship showroom in Jeddah, as well as other NMC-Kia showrooms across the Kingdom, located in Jazan, Najran, Abha, Medina, Makkah, Taif, Tabuk and Yanbu. .
Abdullah Allam, Product Manager at NMC-Kia, said: “Standard options for the new 2.5L Sorento include electric parking brake, cruise control, 18-inch alloy wheels, LED headlights, automatic light control, LED fog lights, push-button start, an 8-inch screen, rear-view monitor, front and rear parking sensors, and wireless phone charging.
“While options in between include: 19-inch alloy wheels, LED tail light, LED daytime running lights, panoramic sunroof, aero blades, power driver and passenger seats, electrochromic interior mirror, power folding exterior mirror, steering wheel in leather, mood lamp and double automatic temperature control.”
The model is equipped with a 2.5 GDI (8AT) engine with improved fuel efficiency, offering 194 HP and a torque of 25.1 KGf. The dual-clutch design translates to faster gear changes, all with the simple turn of a dial. With eight gears, optimum engine speeds can be maintained at multiple levels of vehicle speed for superior acceleration and economy.
In addition, the mood light has 64 variations and can change depending on the driving mode or time of day.
The car comes with a “Smartstream” powertrain, which is advanced technology for improved combustion efficiency and combines elemental technologies for synergy.
The National Marketing Company is an exclusive distributor of Korean Kia cars in seven administrative regions of the Kingdom: Tabuk, Madinah, Makkah, Bahah, Asir, Jazan and Najran. The company strives to establish an automotive brand known for harnessing the power of technology and digital transformation, providing an engaging and seamless experience for customers in Saudi Arabia.
The dealership is constantly developing and refining its services, teams and processes to be the leader in operational excellence and customer-focused innovation.