Making its North American debut just last month, the 2022 Kia Sorento Turbo Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV) is arriving in dealers now with a starting MSRP of $44,990 for the SX and an MSRP of $47,8901 for the fully loaded SX-Prestige (SX-P). Kia says the Sorento PHEV may be eligible for a $6,587 Federal Tax Credit, as well as various state incentives, including single rider carpool lane access in California.
The new Sorento PHEV is offered with a 66.9 kW electric motor and a 1.6-liter turbocharged engine that combine to achieve 261 hp. The Sorento PHEV has an EPA-estimated 32-mile all-electric driving range, with an EPA-estimated total range of 460 miles. In addition, the Sorento PHEV achieves an EPA-estimated 79 mpg-e (miles per gallon of gasoline-equivalent) combined rating.
The cabin accommodates up to six passengers and offers three-row seating.