2016 Kia Sorento vs 2016 Toyota Highlander
2016 Kia Sorento 2016 Toyota Highlander
$24,900 Starting MSRP 29,990

185-hp, 2.4-liter I4

240-hp, 2.0-liter I4 Turbo

290-hp, 3.3-liter V6
Engine Options

185-hp, 2.7-liter I4

270-hp, 3.5-liter V6
29-mpg hwy, 21-mpg city Fuel Economy 25-mpg hwy, 20-mpg city
146.4 cubic-feet Passenger Volume 145 cubic-feet

2016 Kia Sorento vs 2016 Toyota Highlander

2016 Kia Sorento Rear View

When it comes to having to purchase a new SUV, there are often so many options it can be difficult to even know where to start. Well, the main things that you need to decide are what kind of SUV are you looking for? Large, small, FWD, AWD, powerful, or economical. All of these need to be taken into consideration. Fortunately, with the 2016 Kia Sorento, you have an SUV that provides all of these options in a variety of different ways. Let's take a look at how well this SUV stands up against another formidable competitor in its category with the 2016 Kia Sorento vs 2016 Toyota Highlander comparison.

As far as the essentials of these two vehicles go, the table above really says it all. The redesigned 2016 Kia Sorento outpaces the 2016 Toyota Highlander in just about every major category. Whether it is price, power, fuel economy, or passenger space, the 2016 Sorento has an option that does it better than the 2016 Highlander. If any of these are the main factors in your buying decision, you might as well step away right now and come and test drive a new Sorento here at Carolina Kia today!

Plenty of Great Options in the 2016 Sorento

However, there is much more that goes into the 2016 Kia Sorento than that table above can describe. This vehicle has a multitude of features to choose from among its eight different trims. Depending on whether you want your new Sorento equipped with an upgraded speaker system, or the UVO eServices infotainment system, you can choose from any one of these great vehicles. Each one also has an AWD option, if that is something you are looking for as well.

One thing that has made the 2016 Kia Sorento extremely popular is the availability of more driver assist features. This vehicle can be equipped with a surround view monitor, a back-up warning system, a blind spot detection system, a forward collision warning, and much more. All of these systems are built to work with the driver to keep them and their passengers as safe as possible.

If you have any additional questions regarding the 2016 Kia Sorento vs 2016 Toyota Highlander comparison, please contact one of our Carolina Kia sales team members today.

2016 Kia Sorento Interior