04.10.2022, 06:34

The primary Hybrid automotive assembled in Vietnam is about to be launched with 2 variations, anticipated to be delivered in October


Tuesday, October 4, 2022, 06:15 (GMT+7)

(Tinmoi.vn) For fashions in Vietnam, Kia Sorento HEV may have 2 variations, utilizing the identical engine however completely different powertrain.



Just lately, the web site of the Vietnam Register has simply up to date details about Kia Sorento HEV.

Particularly, there are 2 variations sharing a hybrid engine, combining a 1.6L turbocharged gasoline engine (with a capability of 177 horsepower) and an electrical motor (with a capability of 59 horsepower), with a complete capability of 227 horsepower. .

The distinction is barely within the powertrain, wherein 1 front-wheel drive model and 1 four-wheel drive model.

With the above info fully coincides with the agent supplied. A automotive gross sales marketing consultant presents Sorento HEV with 2 variations: 1.6 Signature and 1.6 Premium. Like earlier Kia fashions, Signature is the extra superior model. So outfitted with four-wheel drive.

The remaining parameters should not a lot completely different from the model utilizing the standard petrol engine.

The scale of the automotive, respectively, size x width x top are 4,810 x 1,900 x 1,700 mm, wheelbase 2,815 mm, unchanged from the outdated model. 19 inch rims. The 1.6 Premium model weighs 1.87 tons and 1.95 tons with the 1.6 Signature model.

Each variations use a 7-seat configuration and are assembled in Vietnam.

The primary Hybrid automotive assembled in Vietnam is about to be launched with 2 variations, anticipated to be delivered in October

For this hybrid engine model, THACO Auto was scheduled to promote within the first quarter of 2022. Nevertheless, till now, sellers have solely begun to obtain items and introduced supply in October.

Beforehand, gross sales consultants in Vietnam supplied Sorento HEV with 2 variations: 1.6 Signature and 1.6 Premium. Within the custom of Kia, the Signature is a extra superior model, so it is going to be outfitted with four-wheel drive.

The remaining parameters should not a lot completely different from variations utilizing conventional petrol engines. Dimensions unchanged, size x width x top 4,810 x 1,900 x 1,700 mm respectively, wheelbase 2,815 mm. 19 inch rims. The 1.6 Premium model weighs 1.87 tons and 1.95 tons with the 1.6 Signature model. Each variations use a 7-seat configuration and are assembled in Vietnam.

This Hybrid engine model was scheduled to be offered by THACO Auto within the first quarter of 2022, however till now, sellers have solely obtained orders and introduced supply in October.

In Southeast Asia, Indonesia is the primary nation to obtain Sorento HEV. This mannequin was displayed on the GIIAS exhibition final August and makes use of the identical engine because the model about to be offered in Vietnam.

This Hybrid model costs itself (HEV) quite than plugging in an exterior charger (PHEV).

The engine on the Sorento HEV in Indonesia and Vietnam has the identical parameters because the HEV model within the US.

When it comes to measurement outcomes, the automotive solely consumes greater than 6.3 liters of gasoline per 100 km of combined roads.

If occurring the street, the automotive solely prices about 6.03 liters / 100 km. This would be the “scoring” issue for Sorento earlier than Santa Fe when the rival mannequin doesn’t have this model in Vietnam.