PRLog - Dec. 15, 2012 - LIBERTYVILLE, Ill. -- Local Chicagoland dealership, Libertyville Kia, is thrilled to report that one of their vehicles has been awarded the Consumer Reports Best Buy award. Consumer Reports, one of the most respected names in the business of value, conducts extensive testing on vehicles in a number of different conditions and locations for as much as 200,000 miles. The Kia Sorento took the top honors in the mid-sized SUV Category, besting a stiff field of competition.
2013 Kia Sorento
The Sorento is a mid-sized crossover that offers a maneuverable car-like ride but still can handle up to eight passengers and off road terrain with ease. It is equipped with a 2.4L four cylinder standard that generates 174 hp and 169 lb-ft of torque or an optional 3.5L V6 that makes 276 hp and 248 lb-ft of torque. The Sorento can also be equipped with convenient technology like Bluetooth wireless connectivity, a voice command navigation system, and the Kia Uvo in-car entertainment and information system.
Consumer Guide gives value awards based on overall quality, performance, and real world driving experience. With over 150 years of combined automotive experience, the Consumer Guide staff knows automotive quality. They gave the Kia Sorento the best buy award for 2013 based on its excellent handling and ride quality, impressive features and affordable price point. Consumer reports also cited Kia’s excellent warranty and the third row seat as major factors.
Kia Motors, based in Seoul, South Korea, is one of the fastest growing auto manufacturers in the United States. Kia is proud to offer innovative, efficient cars with bold design and practical features. Kia vehicles are available at 755 dealerships around the country.
Libertyville Kia is proud to be one of those 755 Kia dealerships serving the Chicagoland area with the entire 2013 Kia lineup. Libertyville Kia is located in the Libertyville Auto Plaza at 920 South Milwaukee Avenue in Libertyville, Illinois. The dealership is currently offering special prices on the award winning 2013 Kia Sorento (http://www.libertyvillekia.com/