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2019 Kia Sorento


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2019 Kia Sorento vs. 2019 Honda Pilot


Shopping for an SUV can be tough, and if you’re weighing the 2019 Kia Sorento vs. 2019 Honda Pilot, you’re not alone. Of course, if these things matter to you, you might want to make the Sorento the next choice for your Mascoutah family:

  • Starting Price
  • Fuel Economy
  • Warranty Coverage
  • Safety
  • Interior Space

The Sorento also offers more towing capacity, if you’re looking to take full advantage of what an SUV has to offer. Take a closer look at these competing family-friendly SUVs before deciding which one you’ll be driving home in this Kia vs. Honda showdown.

Starting Price and Warranty Coverage

  • 2019 Kia Sorento
    • Starting Price: $25,990 (MSRP)
    • Basic Warranty: 60 months/60,000 miles
    • Powertrain Warranty: 120 months/100,000 miles
  • 2019 Honda Pilot
    • Starting Price: $31,230 (MSRP)
    • Basic Warranty: 36 months/36,000 miles
    • Powertrain Warranty: 60 months/60,000 miles
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Fuel Economy and Safety

The Sorento doesn’t only come with a more affordable price tag and great Kia warranty, it will continue to save you money with its superior fuel economy.

  • The Sorento earns an EPA-estimated 22 mpg city/29 mpg hwy/25 mpg combined.
  • The Pilot comes close but falls short at 20 mpg city/24 mpg hwy/22 mpg combined.

The Sorento also has earned a 5 Star Safety Rating in the critical NHTSA Front Driver Crash Test, while the Pilot managed just 4 Stars. It’s an important difference for Smithton and Trenton families.

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Passenger Volume and Towing Capacity

One reason drivers come to Auffenberg Kia for an SUV is to have enough space for all members of your family.

  • Despite claiming to seat up to eight passengers, the maximum passenger volume of the Honda Pilot is 144.9 cubic feet.
  • The Sorento gives 7 passengers even more room to get comfortable with 154.2 cubic feet of interior space. Like the Pilot, it offers three rows of seating.

If you’re looking for a vehicle that can tow a small trailer or boat on outings, you’ll be pleased with the 2,000 pound standard Kia Sorento towing capacity. The Pilot can only tow up to 1,500 pounds.

2019 Kia Sorento Towing

Find the Kia Sorento for Sale at Auffenberg Kia

Now that you have an answer on the 2019 Kia Sorento vs. 2019 Honda Pilot, let us show you everything else this spacious SUV has to offer. You can also learn more about its all-wheel-drive capabilities or check out our comparison of the Kia Sorento vs. Hyundai Santa FeContact us today to learn more about the Kia Sorento lease deals or schedule a test drive to experience it firsthand.

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