2017 Kia Sorento vs 2017 Toyota 4Runner

Versatility is a key asset of the SUV segment and few models check all the boxes like the Kia Sorento. A fan favorite that can be adapted to fit driver needs, the Kia Sorento provides car shoppers with an athletic profile, a wealth of standard features, potent engine options and a spacious family-friendly interior. Explore the Kia Sorento design with this in-depth 2017 Kia Sorento vs 2017 Toyota 4Runner comparison at Moritz Kia.

Kia Sorento models are available in an impressive seven trim levels - L, LX, LX V6, EX, EX V6, SX V6 and SXL V6 - that can be tailored to fit your specifications. A versatile SUV, the 2017 Kia Sorento can be equipped with third-row seating to make room for seven passengers that pairs well with cavernous cargo space. With 38.8 cubic feet of cargo space behind the second row and an available 73.5 cubic feet of space, the Kia Sorento is perfect for family adventures or carpools. Kia UVO eServices provides a distinct advantage over Toyota 4Runner models with an innovative touchscreen display and access to Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

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2017 Kia Sorento VS 2017 Toyota 4Runner
$25,600 Base MSRP $34,210
2.4-Liter Inline-4, 2.0-Liter Turbo and 3.3-Liter V-6 Engine Options 4.0-Liter V-6
21 MPG City/28 MPG Hwy Fuel Economy 17 MPG City/21 MPG Hwy
5/7 Passengers Passenger Space 5/7 Passengers

What Are the Differences Between the Kia Sorento and Toyota 4Runner?

Are you looking for an affordable and family-friendly SUV? Look no further than the 2017 Kia Sorento at Moritz Kia. Standard Kia Sorento L trim levels start at an affordable $25,600 that will fit your budget. An upgrade to the Kia Sorento LX adds available third-row seating to the spec sheet with a price increase to $26,900. If you require more power and standard third-row seats, the Kia Sorento LX V6 trim will deliver and is priced at just $29,200. Base Toyota 4Runner SR5 trim levels start at $34,210 and make room for five passengers in a standard configuration - a price that increases with available third-row seating.

Power and performance are an element that will set the 2017 Kia Sorento apart from competitors. Armed with three available engine options, you can tailor performance to fit your needs. Stock Kia Sorento editions are equipped with a 2.4-liter inline-4 engine that makes 185 horsepower and when paired with the six-speed automatic transmission will achieve 21 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway. Drivers who choose the athletic Kia Sorento EX will enjoy a turbocharged 240-horsepower 2.0-liter inline-4 engine that will deliver 20 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway.

At the head of the class, the Kia Sorento employs a power-packed 290-horsepower 3.3-liter V-6 that will outmuscle the standard 270-horsepower 4.0-liter V-6 engine of the Toyota 4Runner. Mated to a six-speed automatic, the V-6-powered Kia Sorento will make 18 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway. Toyota 4Runner models are rated for a lackluster 17 mpg in the city and 21 mpg on the highway. Kia Sorento models amplify performance with available Dynamax All-Wheel Drive and are capable of towing up to 5,000 pounds.

Get behind the wheel of the 2017 Kia Sorento today when you visit Moritz Kia!

Gray 2017 Kia Sorento Front and Side Exterior in front of glass building
2017 Kia Sorento 7-Passenger Interior
2017 Kia Sorento Front Interior Dashboard with Kia UVO touchscreen
Silver 2017 Kia Sorento Rear Exterior with city lights in the background

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