Kia Sorento for Sale in Ghana
The South Korean car manufacturer Kia first released in 2002 its mid-size crossover sports utility vehicle (SUV) called Kia Sorento. The five door SUV has a 2-3 seating arrangement and has launched two generations in both its local and foreign markets. Its latest generation model came out in 2009 that is available in a four-wheel drivetrain (4WD) and a vehicle chassis equipped with a ladder frame design.
Kia Sorento is officially distributed by Rana Motors in Ghana and it is considered to have an affordable price in comparison other mid-size crossover SUVs. There are four trim levels of Kia Sorento available in LX trim for the 5-seaters and EX for the sole 7-seater unit. There is also the possibility to buy used or second hand Kia Sorento cars from private sellers and dealers in Ghana, which have a number of listings on Ghana’s leading online premium vehicle marketplace, Jumia Car. The price of used Kia Sorento for sale is more cheaper and quite reasonable for an average Ghanaian to purchase.
What to know when Buying Kia Sorento
Performance and Specifications of Kia Sorento
Kia Sorento comes either with a 2.4 Liter GDi Gasoline engine or a 2.2 Liter CRDi Diesel engine. The 2.2 liter Common Rail Diesel injector (CRDi) 16-valve engine spec is distributed in this market. The engine utilizes a 187 horsepower and an impressive 437 Nm of torque with an average acceleration capacity from 0-100 km/h in 9.5 seconds and has a maximum speed of 190 km/h. The Kia Sorento has a fuel efficiency rating of 8 km/L in urban areas.
How is the design of Kia Sorento
The Kia Sorento exterior body is built on a suspension system made up of MacPherson front suspension and a multi-link for its rear. Its sophisticated and masculine design is accentuated by its newly designed alloy wheels, all power features, LED positioning headlamps and distinctive rear combination lamps.
Inside the Kia Sorento is a refined driver-centric cabin that features a dual separate climate control (for the EX model) with an eight-level fan, an advanced aux-in CD and MP3 player with speaker system accessible through its steering wheel controls, power outlets and an active Eco button. There is also a 5 or 7 seats for maximum flexibility which is an optional feature that can be applied to either have a perfect balance of passenger comfort or provides extra trunk space to load long shaped cargo.
What are the standout features of the Kia Sorento?
The Kia Sorento has a generous legroom of 906 mm and an extended legroom of 804 mm (up by 90 mm) due to its foldable and reconfigurable rear seat ability. Kia’s Advanced Rebound Control Damper (ARCD) technology is a sound proof feature that reduced noise and vibration in the cabin for passengers to enjoy their ride, which is also a stand out feature present in the Kia Sorento.
Used Kia Sorento for Sale in Ghana
With the availability of brand new Kia Sorento cars in Ghana, many people would rather purchase that, as we have observed, a good number of people go for the home used and locally used options, because in some cases, they come in very good conditions with much reasonable price according to the year make. In terms of availability of used Kia Sorento SUVs, below are the major cities in Ghana with listings from dealers;
The Best Kia Sorento year to Buy
Currently the best year model to buy would be the 2015 Kia Sorento, as it presents impressive technological and performance ratings. Previous year models are also amazing and popular in Ghana, but based on improvements made annually, we would recommend the most recent year of production such the 2012 Kia Sorento and 2014 Kia Sorento.
Kia Sorento Price in Ghana
Buying of home used or second hand Kia Sorento SUVs is preferred by most Ghanaians since they find it rather cheaper. The price of used Kia Sorento for sale is negotiable because there is a price range according year model and general condition of car.
- 2009 Kia Sorento – 2013 Kia Sorento: GH 65,000 Cedis – GH 85,000 Cedis
- 2005 Kia Sorento – 2008 Kia Sorento: GH 35,000 Cedis – GH 60,000 Cedis
- 2000 Kia Sorento – 2004 Kia Sorento: GH 25,000 Cedis – GH 35,000 Cedis
Concluding comments about Kia Sorento
Kia Sorento is seen by Ghanaian as a perfect family SUV that gives an incredible driving experience as well as off-road performance. It is seen to be durable, fuel efficient and affordable. But in this market, the Kia Sorento competes with the Nissan Murano and Hyundai Santa Fe. Other remarks from the general public is for choosing the Kia Sorento is because of its;
- Fully loaded cabin
- Easier to maneuver, smaller turning radius
- Impressive cabin and trunk space