11 March 2021 ·

Kia Sorento Achieve Top 10 for the 2021 World Car of the Year Awards

Kia Sorento Achieve Top 10 for the 2021 World Car of the Year Awards
  • All-new Sorento and K5 one step closer to the prestigious win, beating out 22 other vehicles to earn top spots
  • Follows unexpected triumph of Telluride as 2020 World Car of the Year

The Kia Sorento and K5 have both been selected to the Top 10 for this year’s World Car of the Year (WCOTY) Awards. The nominations follow Kia’s big wins last year, as the Telluride was named ‘World Car of the Year’ and the Soul EV ‘World Urban Car.’

"Kia’s vehicles continue to earn acclaim for segment leadership, innovation and design, and this latest nomination is further proof of our position as a world-class brand,” said Sean Yoon, president and CEO, Kia Motors North America, Kia Motors America. “We are honored to be considered again for World Car of the Year and are all looking forward to the results next month.”

All-new for 2021, the fourth generation Sorento features head-turning design, more off-road capability, and proven safety tech. With a bold new name representing Kia’s engineering and consumer confidence, the K5 sets a new standard among midsize sedans with its revolutionary design and powerful turbocharged engine lineup. Read More