Are you facing a tough decision choosing which SUV meets your requirements most? With so many makes and models, narrowing down the perfect vehicle for you seems endless. To help relieve some pressure, Fiesta Honda helps in your car search by comparing the Kia Sorento and the 2017 Pilot in San Antonio!
|2017 Honda Pilot||2017 Kia Sorento|
|There are over 35% more Honda dealers than Kia dealers||Finding a Kia dealer might be more difficult|
|5-year corrosion warranty comes with no mileage limitations||Corrosion warranty runs out after 100,000 miles|
|The Pilot’s 3.5 SOHC V6 produces 280 horsepower and 262 lbs.-ft. torque||Sorento’s standard 2.4 DOHC produces 185 horsepower and 178 lbs.-ft. torque|
|Accelerates from 0–60 MPH in 6.5 seconds||Sorento 4 cylinder accelerates from 0-60 MPH in 9.1 seconds|
|2WD 3.5 V6/9-speed auto gets 20 city and 27 highway MPG*||2WD 3.3 V6 auto gets 18 city and 25 highway MPG*|
|An engine control system can shut down half the engine’s cylinders to improve fuel economy||The Sorento does not offer a system that can shut down part of the engine|
|Standard cap-less fueling||Does not offer cap-less fueling|
|9-speed automatic comes standard on the Honda Pilot Touring/Elite||Only a 6-speed automatic is available on the Sorento|
|Standard seating for 8 passengers||Sorento only carries 7 passengers|
|Up to 109 cubic feet cargo capacity||Only offers up to 73 cubic feet cargo capacity|
|3500 lbs. towing capacity||2000 lbs. towing capacity|
|Standard speed-sensitive windshield wipers||Manual intermittent wipers|
We hope you see how the 2017 Pilot in San Antonio comes out with the win in this comparison. While the Kia Sorento offers respectable features, the Honda Pilot delivers more amenities for drivers and passengers. Swing by Fiesta Honda today to check this impressive and stylish SUV out!
*Based on 2017 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.