The 2017 Kia Sorento is a stunner, with all of the amenities and features you could need for a midsize SUV: Fuel economy, power, room and versatility. The 2017 Toyota Highlander would also make that same claim.
Let's see which of these two award-winning SUVs has the ideal blend for the driver who needs the power and versatility to do anything on- or off-road but at a price that is equally appealing. The 2017 Kia Sorento comes in seven available trim levels, and tops out at 290 horsepower in its four models with a V6 engine.
It can fit seven passengers comfortably with up to 154.2 cubic feet of space on the inside. The 2017 Toyota Highlander has five available trim options, so there are fewer choices available, and the starting price for the 2017 Highlander is around $30,000, while Friendly Kia offers a starting VIP Price of less than $20,000 for the 2017 Kia Sorento. Not only will you enjoy huge savings with the Sorento, you will also have more room for your passengers, as the Highlander maxes out with 144.9 cubic feet for passengers.
|2017 Kia Sorento||Vs.||2017 Toyota Highlander|
|$18,325 (Friendly Kia VIP)||Price||$31,999 (The Competition)|
|21, 28||Base MPG (city, highway)||20, 27|
|154.2||Max. Passenger Room (cubic feet)||144.9|
|Yes||U.S. News & World Report "Best 3-Row SUV for the Money"?||No|
|Yes||IIHS Top Safety Pick?||Yes|
|10 years or 100,000 miles||Warranty Coverage: Limited Powertrain||5 years or 60,000 miles|
|5 years or 60,000 miles||Warranty Coverage: Bumper-to-Bumper||3 years or 36,000 miles|
The 2017 Kia Sorento isn't merely superior in its starting price, room on the inside and trim options, it also begins with better fuel economy, saving you even more money, with 21 mpg city and 28 mpg highway to the 2017 Highlander's 20 mpg city, 27 mpg highway. In additional to all of these great advantages, the 2017 Sorento was named the "Best 3-Row SUV for the Money" by U.S. News & World Report, which is further confirmation of the Sorento's superior value. We carry a wide variety of trim options of the Kia Sorento at Friendly Kia, 5819 US Highway 19 in New Port Richey, FL.
We also serve the Tampa, Clearwater and St. Petersburg area. Call us at 877-544-6706 or come visit us so you can take the Kia Sorento for a test drive and fall in love today. If you plan on purchasing a new or used car, please take advantage of our trade-in policy and our exclusive partnership with Kelley Blue Book KBB.com's Trade-In Marketplace/Buying Center.