Intro: While sport utility vehicles continue to command a sizable share of new car sales, rising gas prices and advanced automotive technology have helped to revitalize the mini-van market.
In an ever changing market place, the seven-passenger Sedona is one minivan that continues to enjoy an enthusiastic following of buyers who appreciate quality and functionality delivered at a price well below many of its competitors.
Performance: The Sedona is offered with a 3.8-liter V-6 engine that sends 244 horsepower and 253 pound-feet of torque to the front wheels through a 5-speed automatic transmission.
Fuel Economy: Fuel economy for the Kia Sedona is as follows:
Features: The Sedona's clever three-seat configuration results in an expansive combination of interior layouts. The third row seat folds completely into the floor while the second row removable captain's chairs and the fold-down center console combine to give the Sedona a level of space efficiency almost un-matched by its competition.
Available in Base, LX and EX trims, the Sedona's standard features provide a wide range of comfort and convenience while an available premium entertainment packages offer a rear entertainment system with a 6-disc in dash CD changer, surround sound and video. The available luxury package includes leather-trim heated front seats, tri-zone auto temp control, back-up warning system and a power tilt/sliding sunroof.
Safety: Safety equipment includes 4-wheel antilock brakes, electronic stability control, and a full array of airbags.
Pricing/Warranty: Base MSRP for the 2010 Kia Sedona is $22,195. A long wheelbase EX model starts at $28,695. The Sedona is backed by Kia's 10-year, 100,000-mile limited powertrain warranty.
Summary: The 2010 Kia Sedona keeps in stride with the competition by delivering a complete safety, performance and convenience package, at a price that's hard to beat.