2020 Kia Sorento vs 2020 Kia Telluride

Your family is changing, and you need a new vehicle to keep up. You need to be able to transport more people and their things. The vehicle also needs to be safe, and if possible, have a good fuel economy. Finally, you trust the Kia brand, so you would like this new vehicle to be a Kia. The 2020 Kia Sorento and the 2020 Kia Telluride would both be good options to fit your changing needs. In this 2020 Kia Sorento vs 2020 Kia Telluride comparison, we will take a look at some of the features of these two vehicles and help you determine which one would be a good choice for you and your family.

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2020 Kia Sorento vs 2020 Kia Telluride

2020 Kia Sorento


2020 Kia Telluride

185 Horsepower 291
25, 22, 29 Estimated Fuel Economy (Combined, City, Highway) 23, 20, 26
7 passengers Seating Capacity 8 passengers
Kia Drive Wise Driver-Assist Technology Kia Drive Wise

Which SUV: the Sorento or the Telluride?

Let’s begin our comparison by looking at how much power these two vehicles have under the hood. The 2020 Kia Sorento features a 2.4-liter I-4 engine that produces 185 horsepower and 178 lb-ft of torque. On the other hand, the 2020 Kia Telluride has a 3.8-liter V6 engine that produces 291 horsepower and 262 lb-ft of torque.

The estimated fuel economies of these two vehicles are very close. The 2020 Kia Sorento gets approximately 25 mpg combined, 22 mpg in the city, and 29 mpg on the highway. The 2020 Kia Telluride gets an approximate 23 mpg combined, 20 mpg in the city, and 26 mpg on the highway.

Now, this is where you might have to really think about what is important to you. The seating capacity inside of the 2020 Kia Sorento is seven, and it is eight for the 2020 Kia Telluride. What you need to consider here is would you rather have the extra seat or the extra space for your passengers’ items?

Finally, both vehicles come standard with Kia Drive Wise. Driver-assist technologies that come standard include Rear Cross-Traffic Avoidance Assist, Smart Cruise Control with Stop and Go, Surround View Monitor, and an available Blind Spot View Monitor.

As you can see, either the 2020 Kia Sorento or the 2020 Kia Telluride would be a great choice as your next vehicle. Interested in learning more? Please fill out the form below. We would be happy to answer your questions and get you into one of or both of these vehicles today!