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Evolution of the Sorento’s design

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From the original Sorento’s reveal back in 2002 to the all-new, fourth-generation model, Kia’s large family SUV has forged its own distinctive visual path. Here, Senior Designer Seo JeWon takes us through the new model’s design evolution. What are the unique design characteristics of each generation? “The first generation was a very traditional SUV for its body-on-frame design. The design contained a short wheelbase and long overhangs. The second-generation Sorento has a longer wheelbase and lower body. Its sleek, urban design gained extra space and convenience. The third-generation model got much softer, with a voluptuous body and elegant looks. “Now, on the new platform, the fourth-generation Sorento represents a similar leap forward, engineered to maximise driving stability in all environments. Sorento is becoming more robust, bolder, and stronger.” How did the Sorento’s ‘tiger-nose’ grille evolve? “The front of the Sorento evolves with a new interpretation of Kia’s hallmark ‘tiger-nose’ grille, which first featured on...
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