Compare 2008 Kia Sorento Tires

2008 Kia Sorento Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Kia Sorento tire size? Use the following chart to find information on tire size, speed rating, and inflation.

Trim Level Tire Size Speed Rating Inflation in PSI F/R
2008 Kia Sorento LX* Shop P245/70R16 T 30 PSI/30 PSI
2008 Kia Sorento LX* Shop P245/65R17 T 30 PSI/30 PSI
2008 Kia Sorento Base* Shop P245/65R17 T 30 PSI/30 PSI
2008 Kia Sorento Base* Shop P245/70R16 T 30 PSI/30 PSI
2008 Kia Sorento EX Shop P245/70R16 T 30 PSI/30 PSI

2008 Kia Sorento LX*

- Size: Shop P245/70R16

- Speed Rating: T

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

2008 Kia Sorento LX*

- Size: Shop P245/65R17

- Speed Rating: T

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

2008 Kia Sorento Base*

- Size: Shop P245/65R17

- Speed Rating: T

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

2008 Kia Sorento Base*

- Size: Shop P245/70R16

- Speed Rating: T

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

2008 Kia Sorento EX

- Size: Shop P245/70R16

- Speed Rating: T

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

* Note: these models have different tire sizes depending on vehicle options.

Get the Right Tires for 2008 Kia Sorento

Finding the right tires can be quick and easy, especially when you have all the information you need to make a good decision. That's why you should come to see us when it's time to buy new tires for your 2008 Kia Sorento. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the place to go for Kia tires in all sizes, for all seasons. Whether you need a tire that's designed to take tight corners, handle diverse terrain, or improve fuel-efficiency, you'll find good tires that match your budget.

View Kia-recommended tires for your 2008 Sorento, plus useful info about Kia Sorento tire size, tire inflation, and speed rating. Take it from one of our tire technicians, Brianna: "You want to find the correct size for your tire. It matters in alignments and keeping your vehicle driving the way it’s supposed to.”

Other than getting the proper tire size, you also want to consider a handful of other factors when buying new Kia Sorento tires like where and how you drive, and what tire brand you trust most. If you live in Florida, you probably won't need studded snow tires anytime soon. In Colorado, though, there's a good chance you'll want Kia Sorento snow tires for a good portion of the year, and maybe even all-season tires for year-round comfort and versatility.

When evaluating your driving conditions, think about where you live (countryside vs. city vs. mountains) and the kind of unexpected weather you're likely to experience. Many drivers who live in states that experience all four seasons choose to purchase two sets of tires: one for summer and one for winter. That way, they can maximize their Kia Sorento's performance during both seasons. Other drivers prefer the convenience of all-season tires. They make one trip to the tire shop and they're pretty much ready for rain, light snow, or sun!

Your personal driving style is the next factor to consider. Do you enjoy pushing your Kia Sorento to the limits? Adventuring where other vehicles can't? If you're a big off-roading fan you forges paths where others can't, you have very different needs than a long-distance commuter who sticks to the highway. You'll want tires that can stand up to gravel, sand, stone, and dirt. You might want to look at bigger tires with stiffer sidewalls and wider tread patterns to help protect against punctures and maintain balance in irregular road conditions. But if you're comfortable in the city and suburbs, a Kia Sorento tire that offers a smooth, quiet ride might be exactly what you need. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for help selecting the tire that's right for you, or get started by browsing tires that fit your vehicle. You're only a few clicks away from finding the right 2008 Kia Sorento tire for your needs.

Kia Sorento Tire Brands

You have many great options for Kia Sorento tire brands when you visit Firestone Complete Auto Care. Firestone and Bridgestone are two of the most popular. Firestone tires for Kia Sorentos always deliver! The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company was founded in 1900 in Akron, Ohio by Harvey Firestone. He was a visionary from the start. Firestone saw a future in automobile tires, so he started making and testing farm, truck, and passenger tires. The company can be credited for introducing the first all-rubber, non-skid tire in 1908! Thanks to Harvey Firestone, Firestone Tires has been committed to staying ahead of the curve since day one. Firestone now makes about 8,000 different tires for all kinds of vehicles — including tires for 2008 Kia Sorentos.

Bridgestone is another smart move for Kia Sorento tires. Shojiro Ishibashi founded The Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. in Japan in 1931. His company merged with The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1990. Today, Bridgestone Tires has more than 55,000 employees and 50 production facilities throughout the Americas. The company remains an international leader in tire and rubber technology, providing world-class service, tires, and more to communities worldwide. In the words of founder Shojiro Ishibashi, Bridgestone is dedicated worldwide to "serve society with superior quality." That means you can buy superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 2008 Kia Sorento and drive with peace of mind!

Kia Sorento Tire Installation & Rotation

Firestone Complete Auto Care has been a leading tire provider for more than a century. We're your one-stop shop for tire installation, rotation, and ongoing maintenance! Buy 2008 Kia Sorento tires online and schedule your installation when it's convenient for you. Many stores are open on Saturday and Sunday for your convenience.

Recommended Tires for Your 2008 Kia Sorento

What tires are best for a 2008 Kia Sorento? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Kia Sorento.

Bridgestone Blizzak DM-V2
Blizzak DM-V2

  • None
  • Winter
  • Winter
Firestone Destination A/T
Destination A/T

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Firestone Destination A/T2
Destination A/T2

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Firestone Destination LE2
Destination LE2

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Firestone Destination LE3
Destination LE3

  • None
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Bridgestone Dueler A/T Revo 3
Dueler A/T Revo 3

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Bridgestone Dueler H/L Alenza Plus
Dueler H/L Alenza Plus

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Bridgestone Ecopia H/L 422 Plus
Ecopia H/L 422 Plus

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Primewell Valera H/T
Valera H/T

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires

Questions About 2008 Kia Sorento Tires

Inspecting and caring for your tires is one of the best ways to help them last. Get answers to common Kia Sorento tire questions and learn how to care for new tires.

  • Why does Kia tire inflation matter? Even a tiny decrease in tire pressure could impact your safety and fuel economy. Maintaining proper tire pressure can help increase fuel economy, improve braking time, and boost tire lifespan.
  • What do the numbers on my Kia Sorento tires mean? Your tire sidewall numbers tell you the recommended load carrying capacity, speed rating, treadwear, traction, and tire size. Talk to a tire technician to learn how to read Kia tire numbers.
  • How do I check the tread depth on my Kia tires? Grab a penny. Hold the so that Abe Lincon's head is facing you and his hair is pointing toward the ground. Then, place the penny into a tread groove. If you can see the top of Abe’s head, your tread is shallow and it might be time for new Kia Sorento tires.

Get Tires for Your Kia Sorento

When it's time to buy new tires for your vehicle, turn to the skilled technicians at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. Browse tires online and schedule an installation appointment today!