2021 Kia Telluride vs 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Green 2021 Kia Telluride and gray 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee

The Kia brand continues to improve year after year and bring in new vehicles that raise excitement among shoppers here in Tampa Bay. The Kia Telluride is back for another year and has brought with it an impressive range of new feature updates and added design elements, amplifying its already impressive overall look and feel.

The 2021 Kia Telluride starts off at an affordable $31,990 and is offered in the LX, S, EX, and SX models. The 2021 Telluride lineup offers an exclusive Nightfall Edition package, available on the EX Premium and SX model options, that will appeal to shoppers with a dark sense of style. The 2021 Kia Telluride is available now at Friendly Kia in New Port Richey, FL, and many shoppers want to know how it stacks up against the competition. This 2021 Kia Telluride vs. 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee comparison guide will show you just how impressive this Kia SUV is.

2021 Kia Telluride


2021 Kia Telluride

3.8-liter GDI V6 engine Base Engine 3.6-liter V6 engine
291 horsepower Base Horsepower 293 horsepower
262 pound-feet of torque Base Torque 260 pound-feet of torque
8-inch touchscreen Standard Infotainment Center 8.4-inch touchscreen
10.25-inch touchscreen Available Infotainment Center None
21 cubic feet/46 cubic feet/87 cubic feet Cargo Capacity 36.3 cubic feet/68.3 cubic feet
10 years/100,000 miles Powertrain Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles

2021 Kia Telluride Brings Dark Style

A 3.8-liter GDI V6 engine powers all four members of the 2021 Telluride lineup, delivering 291 horsepower and 262 pound-feet of torque on the road. The 8-passenger Kia SUV is filled with SOFINO Synthetic leather seat trim in the LX and S trim levels and standard leather interior in the EX and SX models. The competing 2021 Grand Cherokee offers a similar power output on the road but brings less towing power than the Telluride. Drivers can tow up to just 3,500 pounds in the base Grand Cherokee models and up to 5,000 pounds in the 2021 Telluride.

The sleek and dark Nightfall Edition package adds attractive exterior styling changes to the exterior of the 2021 Telluride. This package option is available on Telluride EX Premium and SX trim levels with all-wheel drive. This bold design package adds attractive Gloss Black exterior trim around the outside of the Telluride, Black Finish 20-inch alloy wheels, a Black Finish radiator grille, Nightfall Edition Kia logos, and headlamps and fog lamps with black bezels. A package option similar to the Nightfall Edition package is not available in the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee lineup.

For additional information on the 2021 Kia Telluride or its availability here in Tampa Bay, contact a member of the Friendly Kia team today.