The Kia Sorento has taken out top gong in Carsales’ Car of the Year awards, with the South Korean-made SUV beating out the Porsche Taycan and Land Rover Defender. The seven-seat Kia Sorento, geared for families, won Car of the Year due to its stylish design, generous features and safety. One of the runners up in the Car of the Year award was the Porsche Taycan, an all-electric super-saloon made by the iconic German luxury performance car manufacturer. Porsche offers the Taycan from $190,000 for the 4S model and tops out at $338,500 for the Turbo S.The Land Rover Defender was the other runner-up in the Car of the Year. “The new Land Rover Defender brings improved levels of refinement and off-road capability,” Carsales’ description of the British 4WD reads.