Do you need to upgrade to a bigger SUV due to your growing family? There are currently two good options on the market right now for new SUVs that will fit eight people.They are the 2020 Toyota Highlander and the 2020 Kia Telluride. Keep reading our 2020 Toyota Highlander vs. 2020 Kia Telluride and decide which SUV will better fit your needs. Let’s start on the outside. The exterior of the 2020 Toyota Highlander has been redesigned to give it a more modern look when you see it go down the street. The Kia Telluride looks like every other SUV that has been produced over the past five years.
2020 Toyota Highlander
2020 Kia Telluride
|5,000 lbs||Towing Capacity||5,000 lbs|
|Standard||Road Sign Assist||Not Available|
|Available||Hybrid Option||Not Available|
The 2020 Toyota Highlander features a 3.5-liter V6 engine that produces 295 horsepower and 263 lb-ft of torque. The 2020 Kia Telluride features a 3.8-liter V6 engine that produces 291 horsepower and 262 lb-ft of torque. Although these numbers are very close, the 2020 Toyota Highlander still outperforms the 2020 Kia Telluride under the hood.
Both the 2020 Toyota Highlander and the 2020 Kia Telluride have the ability to tow up to 5,000 lbs. This is a pretty impressive number for both of these SUVs.
Do you sometimes miss a street sign and almost cause an accident? That problem will be significantly reduced with the road sign assist. Whenever this system recognizes a sign, it gives a visual and sound warning to the driver. This technology comes standard on the 2020 Toyota Highlander, and it is not available on the 2020 Kia Telluride.
Is driving a vehicle that uses alternative fuel important to you? Then the 2020 Toyota Highlander will be the SUV for you. This vehicle is not only available as a traditional SUV, but it comes in a Hybrid model as well. The 2020 Kia Telluride is only available in various trim models and is not available as a Hybrid.
As you can see from the above comparison, if things such as horsepower, towing capacity, not missing road signs, and having a Hybrid option are important to you, then the 2020 Toyota Highlander will be a better fit for you! Reserve your 2020 Toyota Highlander in St. Louis, MO today! Have more questions about the vehicle before you make the jump? Fill out the form below or stop in and visit us. Our friendly staff would be happy to answer any questions you have!