Kia Sorento Ground Clearance in Quick-to-Read Graphs

Ride height changes trhough history

Quick notes on Kia Sorento clearance

    • Estimated clearance for generation: 175 mm (6.9 in)
    • Offroad abilities: good
    • Ride height per person: 25 mm (1 in)
    • Clearance when loaded: 143 — 155 mm (5.6 — 6.1 in)
    • Risk of damage on bad road: quite low
    • Clearance to tire height: 175 mm / 153 mm
    • Ride height to disc diameter: 175 mm / 432 mm
    • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 187 mm
    • Difference with world average: +14 mm
    • Clearancell rating: 8 / 10

Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.2 CRDi — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 1.6 Smartstream T-GDi — 1 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.2 CRDi — 2.5 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 Smartstream T-GDi — 1.5 Nm/mm
    Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.2 CRDi 176 mm
    (6.9 in)
    82 mm/L 143 mm
    (5.6 in)
    +9% 10.4
    1.6 Smartstream T-GDi 174 mm
    (6.9 in)
    109 mm/L 141 mm
    (5.6 in)
    +7% 10.3
    Vehicle 2.2 CRDi
    Clearance 176 mm (6.9 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 82 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 143 mm (5.6 in)
    Difference from world average +9%
    Ride height to car height 10.4%
    Vehicle 1.6 Smartstream T-GDi
    Clearance 174 mm (6.9 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 109 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 141 mm (5.6 in)
    Difference from world average +7%
    Ride height to car height 10.3%

    Quick notes on Kia Sorento clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 185 mm (7.3 in)
      • Offroad abilities: good
      • Ride height per person: 26.4 mm (1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 153 — 165 mm (6 — 6.5 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: low
      • Clearance to tire height: 185 mm / 153 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 185 mm / 432 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 197 mm
      • Difference with world average: +24 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 8 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.2 CRDi — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 2.4 GDI — 1 hp/mm
  • 3.3 GDI — 1.6 hp/mm
  • 3.5 V6 — 1.3 hp/mm
  • 2.0 — 1 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.2 CRDi — 2.4 Nm/mm
  • 2.4 GDI — 1.3 Nm/mm
  • 3.3 GDI — 1.8 Nm/mm
  • 3.5 V6 — 1.8 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 — 2.2 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.2 CRDi — 28 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.4 GDI — 21 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 3.5 V6 — 18 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 — 28 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.2 CRDi 185 mm
    (7.3 in)
    84 mm/L 152 mm
    (6 in)
    +13% 11
    2.4 GDI 185 mm
    (7.3 in)
    78 mm/L 152 mm
    (6 in)
    +13% 11
    3.3 GDI 185 mm
    (7.3 in)
    55 mm/L 152 mm
    (6 in)
    +13% 11
    3.5 V6 185 mm
    (7.3 in)
    53 mm/L 152 mm
    (6 in)
    +13% 11
    2.0 185 mm
    (7.3 in)
    93 mm/L 152 mm
    (6 in)
    +13% 11
    Vehicle 2.2 CRDi
    Clearance 185 mm (7.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 84 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 152 mm (6 in)
    Difference from world average +13%
    Ride height to car height 11%
    Vehicle 2.4 GDI
    Clearance 185 mm (7.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 78 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 152 mm (6 in)
    Difference from world average +13%
    Ride height to car height 11%
    Vehicle 3.3 GDI
    Clearance 185 mm (7.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 55 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 152 mm (6 in)
    Difference from world average +13%
    Ride height to car height 11%
    Vehicle 3.5 V6
    Clearance 185 mm (7.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 53 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 152 mm (6 in)
    Difference from world average +13%
    Ride height to car height 11%
    Vehicle 2.0
    Clearance 185 mm (7.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 93 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 152 mm (6 in)
    Difference from world average +13%
    Ride height to car height 11%

    Quick notes on Kia Sorento clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 185 mm (7.3 in)
      • Offroad abilities: good
      • Ride height per person: 30.8 mm (1.2 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 153 — 165 mm (6 — 6.5 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: low
      • Clearance to tire height: 185 mm / 153 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 185 mm / 432 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 197 mm
      • Difference with world average: +24 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 8 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.4 GDi — 1 hp/mm
  • 2.2 CRDi — 1.1 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.4 GDi — 1.3 Nm/mm
  • 2.2 CRDi — 2.4 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.4 GDi — 20 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.2 CRDi — 32 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.4 GDi 185 mm
    (7.3 in)
    78 mm/L 152 mm
    (6 in)
    +13% 10.9
    2.2 CRDi 185 mm
    (7.3 in)
    84 mm/L 152 mm
    (6 in)
    +13% 11
    Vehicle 2.4 GDi
    Clearance 185 mm (7.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 78 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 152 mm (6 in)
    Difference from world average +13%
    Ride height to car height 10.9%
    Vehicle 2.2 CRDi
    Clearance 185 mm (7.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 84 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 152 mm (6 in)
    Difference from world average +13%
    Ride height to car height 11%

    Quick notes on Kia Sorento clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 208 mm (8.2 in)
      • Offroad abilities: perfect
      • Ride height per person: 41.6 mm (1.6 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 176 — 188 mm (6.9 — 7.4 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: very low
      • Clearance to tire height: 208 mm / 172 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 208 mm / 406 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 220 mm
      • Difference with world average: +47 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 10 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 3.8i V6 — 1.3 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 3.8i V6 — 1.7 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 3.8i V6 — 17 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    3.8i V6 208 mm
    (8.2 in)
    55 mm/L 175 mm
    (6.9 in)
    +23% 12
    Vehicle 3.8i V6
    Clearance 208 mm (8.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 55 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 175 mm (6.9 in)
    Difference from world average +23%
    Ride height to car height 12%