Ford Explorer vs Kia Telluride Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2021 Ford Explorer AWD
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2021 Ford Explorer
AWD
MSRP
$34,925
Invoice
$33,878
Average Price Paid
$34,464
162 listings nationwide

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2022 Kia Telluride
EX AWD
MSRP
$39,790
Invoice
$38,000
Average Price Paid
$41,819
744 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2021 Ford Explorer
AWD
Fair Price
$34,962
Good Price
$32,867
Great Price
$31,668
2022 Kia Telluride
EX AWD
Fair Price
$43,835
Good Price
$41,070
Great Price
$39,489

Specs

2021 Ford Explorer
AWD
2022 Kia Telluride
EX AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
20 MPG
19 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
23 MPG
27 MPG
24 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.9 gal 18.8 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
--
--
291 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
--
--
262 lb-ft @ 5,200 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
12:1
10:1
13:1
Displacement
3,300 cc
2,300 cc
3,800 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.56 in x 3.41 in
3.45 in x 3.7 in
3.78 in x 3.43 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 5 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Overall 5 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Driver 5 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars 4 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Rollover 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 7 seats 8 seats
Front Legroom 43 in 41.4 in
Back Legroom 39 in 42.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 18.2 cu ft 21 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,468 lbs 1,662 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 5,300 lbs 5,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 198.8 in 196.9 in
Width 89.3 in 78.3 in
Height 69.9 in 69.3 in
Wheelbase 119.1 in 114.2 in

Available Options

2021 Ford Explorer
AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Carbonized Gray Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Oxford White

Option Packages

  • Class III Trailer Tow Package
2022 Kia Telluride
EX AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Black Copper
  • Dark Moss
  • Ebony Black
  • Everlasting Silver
  • Glacial White Pearl
  • Gravity Grey
  • Sangria
  • Wolf Gray

Option Packages

  • Ex Premium Package
  • Nightfall Edition Package
  • Rear Seat Entertainment System
  • Side Step Bars
  • Towing Package

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