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2023 Kia Sorento EX FWD
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2023 Kia Sorento
EX FWD
2023 Toyota Highlander
L AWD
MSRP
$38,020
Invoice
$34,711
Average Price Paid
$38,020
215 listings nationwide

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2023 Kia Sorento
EX FWD
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2023 Toyota Highlander
L AWD
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Specs

2023 Kia Sorento
EX FWD
2023 Toyota Highlander
L AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Dual Clutch 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
22 MPG
21 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
29 MPG
28 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.7 gal 17.9 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
281 hp @ 5,800 RPM
265 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
311 lb-ft @ 1,700 RPM
310 lb-ft @ 1,700 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.5:1
11:1
Displacement
2,500 cc
2,400 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.48 in x 4 in
3.7 in x 3.27 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 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Overall 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Driver 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger 4 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
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 6 seats 8 seats
Front Legroom 41.4 in 42 in
Back Legroom 41.7 in 38.7 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 12.6 cu ft 16 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,501 lbs 1,605 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs 5,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 189.4 in 194.9 in
Width 74.8 in 76 in
Height 66.9 in 68.1 in
Wheelbase 110.8 in 112.2 in

Available Options

2023 Kia Sorento
EX FWD
2023 Toyota Highlander
L AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Blueprint
  • Celestial Silver Metallic
  • Cypress
  • Magnetic Gray Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Special Color
  • Wind Chill Pearl

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