You don’t have to sacrifice capability for efficiency with Kia crossover SUVs

By Product Expert | Posted in Comparison, Kia Sorento, Kia Sportage, Kia Telluride on Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019 at 7:14 pm

Kia crossover SUVs with AWD and 20 mpg near Daphne, AL

There is no doubt that the lineup of new Kia crossover SUVs available at the Team Gunther Kia showroom is among the most popular in an especially competitive segment of the automotive industry. There are a trio of Kia crossover SUVs with AWD and 20 mpg near Daphne, AL that tends to draw a bulk of customers’ attention. The 2020 Kia Sportage, 2020 Kia Telluride and 2019 Kia Sportage are each among the top models in each corner of the SUV segment that they occupy. A small group of Team Gunther Kia product experts got together to examine these popular platforms and what they have to offer potential buyers.

READ MORE: Wondering how Kia vehicles stack up against the competition?

2020 Kia Sportage

Kia has really knocked it out of the park in terms of capability, efficiency and overall customer satisfaction with the 2020 Kia Sportage. The two-row crossover SUV has been one of the automaker’s most popular platforms since the first day it was available at dealerships like Team Gunther Kia. For the new model year, the automaker has kept the aesthetic changes subtle. What has not changed is how much efficient performance they can expect to see. The 2020 Sportage can be outfitted with a naturally aspirated or turbocharged four-cylinder engine, which can also both be equipped with the automaker’s all-wheel-drive system.

Versions of the popular Kia crossover SUV with power sent to all four wheels will be able to record 21 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway with the base engine. Buyers opting for the turbocharged power plant will still see 20 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on the highway with all-wheel-drive.

Learn more about the 2020 Kia Sportage

An overhead photo of the 2020 Kia Sportage in motion on the road.

2020 Kia Telluride

From its bold exterior design to its athletic stance on the road, just about everything associated with the 2020 Kia Telluride has been meticulously curated to convey confidence and capability. This is especially true of the vehicle’s engine and available drivetrain options.

All four 2020 Telluride trim grades are equipped with a 291-horsepower, V-6 engine and all of those trims also offer the option of adding all-wheel-drive. The AWD-equipped models of the new Telluride can achieve up to 19 miles per gallon in the city and 24 miles per gallon on the highway.

The 2020 Kia Telluride is the only crossover SUV on the automaker’s roster that has optional eight-passenger seating and can tow 5,000 pounds across the board.

Learn more about the 2020 Kia Telluride

A front right quarter photo of the 2020 Kia Telluride in motion on a desert road.

2019 Kia Sorento

Kia introduced the Sorento nameplate as its first entry into the three-row crossover SUV segment of the automotive industry. All trims have room for up to seven riders that also makes an inline four-cylinder or V-6 engines available. All-wheel-drive can be chosen with either power plant, but to get the efficiency of the 2.4-liter, four-cylinder engine with AWD, buyers will need to move past the base trim. All versions of the three-row 2019 Sorento with the V-6 engine can be equipped with all-wheel-drive.

Team Gunther Kia customers who choose to take the 2019 Sorento home with the four-cylinder motor sending power to all four wheels can record 21 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway. The V-6 with all-wheel-drive iterations can post up to 19 miles per gallon in the city and 24 miles per gallon on the highway.

Learn more about the 2019 Kia Sorento

A photo of the 2019 Kia Sorento parked on a lake.

You can schedule a test drive with the 2019 Sorento or the 2020 models of the Telluride and Sportage today when you make an appointment with a Team Gunther Kia product expert.

Leave a Reply