January 24, 2022 | Investopaper
Continental Associates, the official dealer of Kia vehicles in Nepal, has unveiled the first hybrid SUV ‘Kia Sorento’.
The Sorento SUV is powered by a 1.6-liter TGDI turbo petrol engine and a 44.2-kilowatt electromagnetic motor powered by a 1.49-kilowatt-hour battery.
The vehicle has 7 airbags, lane keeping system, electronic stability control, traction control system, smart cruise control, surround view monitor, and other facilities. It has a wide sweeping grille on the front of the vehicle, which integrates seamlessly with the standard LED lights.
According to the company, the mood lamps, head-up displays, and ventilated electric seats have made the Sorento a luxury SUV.
The vehicle will be available in the Nepali market in five different color variants including Runway Red, Gravity Blue, Snow White Pearl, Aurora Black Pearl and Steel Gray.
The price of ‘Kia Sorento’ Hybrid SUV in the Nepali market is Rs. 1.69 crores.