Kia Sorento FE AWD Information

Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Fuel Efficiency

Kia has manufactured models of Sorento FE AWD for 3 years. They average 21.0 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2018 Sorento FE AWD above average at 21 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2018 Sorento FE AWD to be $1,850 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $2,000 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Sorento FE AWD consumes about 16 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Sorento FE AWD emits 434 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 6,510,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 310 trees would offset these emissions. The Sorento FE AWD does not have start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2018 Kia Sorento FE AWD 21 25 18
2017 Kia Sorento FE AWD 21 25 18
2016 Kia Sorento FE AWD 21 25 18

MPG breakdown by model options

The Kia Sorento FE AWD has 3 different model options on record with the EPA since 2016. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2018 Automatic (S6), 6-cyl, 3.3 L 21 25 18
2017 Automatic (S6), 6-cyl, 3.3 L 21 25 18
2016 Automatic (S6), 6-cyl, 3.3 L 21 25 18