Vehicles need to go over and beyond engine power to stay ahead of the competition curve in the three-row SUV segment these days. Today’s customers want convenient three-row SUVs – vehicles that drive well and boast a plethora of best-in-class interior elements and safety features. Addressing this demand, automobile manufacturers are updating SUVs in their lineups with cutting-edge technology and design. In this process, Toyota and Kia have struck the right chords and come a long way with their best-selling three-row SUVs – the 2022 Toyota Highlander and the 2022 Kia Telluride. We have tabulated the significant differences between the 2022 Toyota Highlander and the 2022 Kia Telluride to help you pick the SUV that best fits your daily driving needs.
2022 Toyota Highlander
2022 Kia Telluride
|3.5-liter V6 DOHC 24-valve engine with Dual VVT-i
||Base Engine||3.8-liter Lambda V6 DOHC 24-valve engine|
|Direct Shift-8AT 8-speed ECT
||Transmission||Electronically Controlled 8-Speed Automatic|
|295 horsepower & 263 lb-ft
||Horsepower & Torque Ratings||291 horsepower & 262 lb-ft|
||Combined Fuel Economy||23 MPG|
It is clear from the comparison table both these vehicles go head-on in terms of performance parameters. However, the 2022 Highlander comes on top of the 2022 Telluride. That’s not all, though. The 2022 Toyota Highlander also wins the race when it comes to safety and reliability.
The safety features in the 2022 Toyota Highlander can tackle almost anything on the road. From a Pre-Collision System with Low-Light Pedestrian Detection and Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist to Available Blind Spot Monitor with Rear-Cross Traffic Alert, the 2022 Toyota Highlander has it all.
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