2021 Kia Sorento vs 2020 Chevrolet Traverse

White 2021 Kia Sorento and white 2020 Chevrolet Traverse

Three-row SUVs are a perfect match for families, carpooling, road trips, and more. They offer plenty of cargo and passenger space and often come equipped with a lineup of features that is designed to keep everyone entertained. Throw in a lineup of safety and driver-assistance features and there’s no better vehicle on the road. But which three-row SUV does it best?

In this 2021 Kia Sorento vs 2020 Chevrolet Traverse comparison we're pairing up one of the latest Kia SUVs against one of its classic rivals. Find out how the two compare below or click the following link to check out our in-stock lineup of Kia Sorento models at Friendly Kia in New Port Richey, FL.

2021 Kia Sorento


2020 Chevrolet Traverse

2.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine Base Engine 3.6-liter V6 engine
8.0-inch touchscreen standard | 10.3-inch touchscreen available Infotainment Center 7-inch touchscreen standard | 8-inch touchscreen available
Standard Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ Standard
Front-Wheel Drive Standard Drivetrain Front-Wheel Drive
110.8 inches Wheelbase 120.90 inches
Hybrid and Plug-In Hybrid Alternative Fuel Options None
10 years/100,000 miles Powertrain Warranty 5 years/100,000 miles

2021 Sorento Soars in Every Category

The 2021 Kia Sorento hasn’t hit the market yet, but everything it promises to deliver has us at Friendly Kia excited for its arrival. This Kia SUV exudes confidence from every angle and delivers capability and convenience in every way. The 2021 Sorento comes equipped with a standard 277-horsepower 2.5-liter Turbo-4 engine and offers additional engine options and alternative fuel powertrains. Eco-minded and power-hungry drivers alike will find their place behind the wheel of the 2021 Sorento. The competing 2020 Chevrolet Traverse is fitted with a standard 3.6-liter V6 engine and does not offer any hybrid model options in its lineup.

The 2021 Sorento measures in at 66.9 inches tall and 74.8 inches wide with a 110.8-inch wheelbase. The Chevrolet Traverse is slightly larger than the Sorento, but the tech and convenience features packed into the Sorento make this size difference nothing to worry about. This Kia SUV comes standard with an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment display and features Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ in every model. Shoppers can opt to upgrade the infotainment center to a larger 10.3-inch display that will transform their experience on the road.

For more information on the upcoming 2021 Kia Sorento, contact a member of the Friendly Kia team or fill out our included contact form.