What Comes in the Top-of-the-Line Kia Sorento SX Prestige?

The 2022 Kia Sorento is a three-row SUV that’s big enough to cart around your kids plus their friends while still being small enough to not cost an arm and a leg in gas. If you’re in the market for a midsize SUV, the 2022 Kia Sorento may be just up your alley. With trims ranging from the 2022 Kia Sorento LX to the 2022 Kia Sorento SX, you have a wide variety of features and add-ons to choose from in the Sorento. Yet it’s the top-of-the line 2022 Kia Sorento SX Prestige where you’ll really notice all the luxuries that come in your new SUV.

A dark colored 2022 Kia Sorento in front of a log cabin.

What is the 2022 Kia Sorento SX Prestige?

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The 2022 Kia Sorento SX Prestige is the highest trim level you can buy in the 2022 Kia Sorento family. The new 2022 Sorento already has a good number of trim levels available – five – and the 2022 Sorento SX Prestige combines all of these into one high-end package that will give you a whole lot – and cost you.

The 2022 Kia Sorento SX Prestige costs $42,265, according to Edmunds. This is a good amount more than the base model 2022 Kia Sorento LX, which costs $29,490. All 2022 Kia Sorentos include a second-row 60/40 split-folding bench seat and third-row split-folding seats. The 2022 Kia Sorento LX comes with an 8-inch infotainment touchscreen, while higher trim levels, including the 2022 Kia Sorento SX Prestige, have a 10.25-inch infotainment touchscreen.

The SX Prestige combines everything good about the Sorento into one package

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The SX Prestige includes everything that lower trim levels have, including 18-inch wheels, remote engine start, and black exterior trim. You’ll also get roof rails, simulated leather upholstery, and heated front seats. The 2022 Kia Sorento SX Prestige engine is a 2.5-liter four-cylinder that makes 281 hp and 311 lb-ft of torque. You’ll get a wireless phone charger in the SX Prestige, as well as an optional sunroof and ambient lighting. It also has power-folding mirrors, a digital instrument panel, ventilated front seats, and a heated steering wheel. The Kia Sorento SX Prestige also gives you a 12-speaker Bose sound system and front parking sensors.

Other features of the Kia Sorento SX Prestige include leather seats, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, and a 360-degree camera system which gives you a top-down view of the Sorento. This makes parking in a small spot much easier. There’s also a blind-spot camera which “displays live camera footage to the instrument panel of your blind spots when changing lanes.”

You can even upgrade to the SX Prestige X-Line

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As with the other Kia Sorento trims, you can add the X-Line package to the 2022 Kia Sorento SX Prestige. This will bring the 2022 Kia Sorento SX Prestige X-Line price to $44,265. What is the X-Line package? It makes the Kia Sorento even better than it already is.

In the Sorento SX Prestige, the X-Line package adds all-wheel drive. It also includes styling upgrades, like silver exterior trim, a restyled bumper, and raised roof rails. The X-Line Sorento SX-Prestige also includes dark gray wheels, 20-inch wheels, and a panoramic sunroof.

The SX Prestige is not just the best Kia Sorento you can buy, it’s an all-around great SUV. Its smaller stature makes it easy to navigate. Its bells and whistles will make you feel like you’re in a luxury SUV. And its three rows mean that you won’t have to worry about having enough passenger space. All in all, the 2022 Kia Sorento SX Prestige is a really nice SUV.

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