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Kia Sorento 2.5 CRDi Automatic

(2003 model)

Brief specs of 2003 Kia Sorento 2.5 CRDi Automatic

5-door 5-seater offroad vehicle, diesel 4-cylinder 16-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 2497 cm3 / 152.4 cu in / 152.4 cu in, 102.9 kW / 138.0 hp / 138.0 hp @ 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm, 314.0 N·m / 231.6 lb·ft / 231.6 lb·ft @ 1850 rpm / 1850 rpm / 1850 rpm, automatic 4-speed transmission, four wheel drive, 168 km/h / 104 mph / 104 mph top speed, consumption 8.9 l/100km / 31.7 mpg-UK / 26.4 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)KiaIssued from2003
ModelSorento 2.5 CRDi AutomaticIssued until
SerieSorentoNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerKiaCountryKR

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typeoffroad vehicleNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4567 mm / 179.8 in / 179.8 inTotal (curb) weight2059 kg / 4539 lb / 4539 lb
Width1863 mm / 73.3 in / 73.3 inDry weight
Height1804 mm / 71.0 in / 71.0 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2710 mm / 106.7 in / 106.7 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1580 mm / 62.2 in / 62.2 inTowing weight
Track rear1580 mm / 62.2 in / 62.2 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity
Length/wheelbase ratio1.69  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.86 m2 / 30.7 sq ft / 30.7 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerKiaValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore91.0 mm / 3.58 in / 3.58 in
FueldieselStroke96.0 mm / 3.78 in / 3.78 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.95
Fuel supplycommon rail direct diesel injectionEngine displacement2497 cm3 / 152.4 cu in / 152.4 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity624.25 cm3/cylinder / 38.094 cu in/cylinder / 38.094 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio
SumpMax. output power102.9 kW / 138.0 hp / 138.0 hp at 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque314.0 N·m / 231.6 lb·ft / 231.6 lb·ft at 1850 rpm / 1850 rpm / 1850 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)46.6 kW / 62.5 hp / 62.5 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output41.2 kW/l / 0.906 bhp/cu in / 0.906 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque125.8 N·m/l / 1.10 lb·ft/cu in / 1.10 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears4
Wheel drivefour wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.71
  Final gear (drive) ratio4.18

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed168 km/h / 104 mph / 104 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio67.0 kW/ton / 50.8 bhp/ton / 50.8 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h15.50 s / 15.50 s / 15.50 sFuel consumption, City (urban)11.8 l/100km / 23.9 mpg-UK / 19.9 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)7.3 l/100km / 38.7 mpg-UK / 32.2 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)8.9 l/100km / 31.7 mpg-UK / 26.4 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions238 g/km / 383 g/mi / 383 g/mi
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
Steeringrack & pinion PASSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle12.0 m / 39.4 ft / 39.4 ft
Suspension frontIndependent, Double wishbones, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)Suspension rearIndependent, Coil springs
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front245/70 R 16Tyres rear245/70 R 16
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes rearventilated disc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Kia Sorento 2.5 CRDi Automatic

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