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Toyota Highlander vs. Kia Sorento Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Toyota Highlander vs. Kia Sorento Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $37,875

Kia Sorento S   
Difference: $1,416

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year2021202120212021202120212020
ModelHighlanderHighlanderHighlanderHighlanderHighlanderHighlanderSorento
TrimLLEXLEXSELimitedPlatinumS
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $34,810 $37,010 $39,810 $41,405 $43,765 $46,965 $33,190
AWD 1,460 1,460 1,460 1,460 1,460 1,460 1,800
Class II trailer hitch 699 699 699 699 699 699 395
Cargo net 49 49 49 49 49 49 50
Remote start 499 499 499 499 499 499 425
Running boards 599 599 599 599 599 599  
Cargo cover   249 249 249     150
Tubular side steps             495
Illuminated door sill trim plates             250
AWD 1,333 1,333 1,333 1,333 1,333 1,333 1,693
Class II trailer hitch 530 530 530 530 530 530 327
Cargo net 35 35 35 35 35 35 42
Remote start 320 320 320 320 320 320 353
Running boards 399 399 399 399 399 399  
Cargo cover   164 164 164     120
Tubular side steps             410
Illuminated door sill trim plates             208
Options (change) 3,306 3,555 3,555 3,555 3,306 3,306 3,565
Options (change) 2,617 2,781 2,781 2,781 2,617 2,617 3,153
Destination 1,175 1,175 1,175 1,175 1,175 1,175 1,120
Total Price $39,291 $41,740 $44,540 $46,135 $48,246 $51,446 $37,875

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Toyota Highlander vs. Kia Sorento

Lowest Adjusted Price: Toyota Highlander L
Lowest Adjusted Invoice: Toyota Highlander Platinum
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $2,959
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $1,321
Model Year2021202120212021202120212020
ModelHighlanderHighlanderHighlanderHighlanderHighlanderHighlanderSorento
TrimLLEXLEXSELimitedPlatinumS
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine295hp V6295hp V6295hp V6295hp V6295hp V6295hp V6290hp V6
TransmissionT8T8T8T8T8T8T8
DrivetrainAWDAWDAWDAWDAWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)20/27 MPG20/27 MPG20/27 MPG20/27 MPG20/27 MPG20/27 MPG19/24 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 6?, 6?, 6?, 6825, 12825, 12?, 6
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/65-18235/65-18235/65-18235/55-20235/55-20235/55-20235/55-19
Total Price$39,291$41,740$44,540$46,135$48,246$51,446$37,875
Adjustments for Features-4,375-2,100-8,575-8,725-9,875-11,4000
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$34,916$39,640$35,965$37,410$38,371$40,046$37,875
Cost Above Minimum$0$4,724$1,049$2,494$3,455$5,130$0

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Features Comparison: Toyota Highlander vs. Kia Sorento

Model Year2021202120212021202120212020
ModelHighlanderHighlanderHighlanderHighlanderHighlanderHighlanderSorento
TrimLLEXLEXSELimitedPlatinumS
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1300$1300$1300$1300$1300$1300$1300
AWD$1700$1700$1700$1700$1700$1700$1700
Accessories 
AC power outlet  $100$100$100$100 
Adaptive cruise control$750$750$750$750$750$750 
Cruise control      $250
Heated steering wheel     $100 
Power liftgate$350 $350$350$350$350 
Power trunk / liftgate pull-down $50     
Proximity key  $250$250$250$250 
Sunshades, second row  $125$125$125$125 
Universal garage door opener  $100$100$100$100 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Around view cameras     $500 
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial$200$200$200$200$200$200 
Automatic braking, low-speed$200$200$200$200$200$200 
Blind spot warning system  $200$200$200$200 
Cross-traffic warning, rear  $100$100$100$100 
Forward collision warning$200$200$200$200$200$200 
Hill descent control$250$250$250$250$250$250 
Knee airbag, driver$100$100$100$100$100$100 
Lane departure prevention, steering-based$200$200$200$200$200$200 
Lane departure warning$200$200$200$200$200$200 
Obstacle detection, front     $200 
Obstacle detection, rear    $300$300 
Pedestrian detection$50$50$50$50$50$50 
Perimeter scan     $25 
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$100$100$100$100$100$100 
Rearview camera$200$200$200$200$200 $200
Seat cushion airbag, passenger$75$75$75$75$75$75 
Side curtain airbags      $350
Side curtain airbags, three rows$500$500$500$500$500$500 
Torque vectoring, brake-based      $100
Cargo Management 
Liftglass or two-piece tailgate$150 $150$150$150$150 
Roof rails  $250$250$250$250$250
Climate Control and Infotainment 
App support  $100$100$100$100 
Automatic climate control, front$200 $200$200$200$200 
Dual-zone climate control$125 $125$125$125$125 
DVD-compatible player  $0$0$0$0 
HD radio$50 $50$50$50$50 
Intercom  $25$25$25$25 
Navigation app$50      
Navigation system  $600$600$600$600 
Rain-sensing wipers     $175 
Rear air vents      $100
Rear air vents with automatic controls$250 $250$250$250$250 
Rear air vents with manual controls $150     
Rear HVAC unit$400$400$400$400$400$400 
Satellite radio$200 $200$200$200$200$200
Siri Eyes Free support$0$0$0$0$0$0 
SMS text-to-speech reader$25$25$25$25$25$25 
Telematics service, such as OnStar     $300 
Traffic + travel information$25 $25$25$25$25 
Variable intermittent wipers$75$75$75$75$75 $75
Voice control for audio system$25$25     
Voice control for nav and audio  $100$100$100$100 
Exterior 
Bodyside cladding$350$350$350$350$350$350 
Bodyside cladding (gray/black)      $250
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)      $25
Panoramic sunroof     $1200 
Running boards$350$350$350$350$350$350 
Sunroof  $900$900$900  
Tubular side steps      $350
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming headlights$200$200$200$200$200$200 
Auto-dimming rearview mirror  $150$150$150$150 
Conversation mirror$25$25$25$25$25$25 
Fog lights$125 $125$125$125$125 
Interior ambient lighting   $150$150$150$150
Powertrain 
Automatic start / stop$150 $150$150$150$150 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats    $300$300 
Door sill trim plates    $100$100 
Foldaway tray table, second row  $75$75$75$75 
Heated front seats  $200$200$200$200 
Heated second row seats     $200 
Illuminated door sill trim plates      $200
Leather seating surfaces  $900$900$900$900 
Leather-wrapped steering wheel$150 $150$150$150$150 
Manual height adjuster, driver seat $50    $50
Manual recliner, third row seats$125$125$125$125$125$125 
Memory system, driver seat    $200$200 
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat$100 $100$100$100$100 
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat  $100$100$100$100 
Power height adjuster, driver seat$100 $100$100$100$100 
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat$100 $100$100$100$100 
Power recliner, driver seat$100 $100$100$100$100 
Power recliner, passenger seat  $100$100$100$100 
Power thigh support length adjuster, driver seat$100 $100$100$100$100 
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat$100 $100$100$100$100 
Stain-resistant fabric$100      
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels  $350   $350
Chrome-clad alloy wheels    $600$600 
Electronic systems calibration selector      $200
Machined alloy wheels$350$350 $350   
Sport suspension (upgrade)   $0   
Total Value of Features$10,475$8,200$14,675$14,825$15,975$17,500$6,100
Value of Feature Adjustments$4,375$2,100$8,575$8,725$9,875$11,400$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-422-199-762-748-776-8400

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Specifications Comparison: Toyota Highlander vs. Kia Sorento

Model Year20212020
ModelHighlanderSorento
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase112.2 in109.4 in
Length194.9 in189.0 in
Width76.0 in74.4 in
Height68.1 in66.5 in
Curb Weight4,330 lb.4,211 lb.
Fuel Capacity17.9 gal.18.8 gal.
Row 1 Headroom41.2 in39.5 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room59.0 in59.1 in
Row 1 Hip Room57.2 in56.7 in
Row 1 Legroom42.0 in41.2 in
Row 2 Headroom39.4 in39.3 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room58.7 in58.0 in
Row 2 Hip Room57.0 in56.4 in
Row 2 Legroom41.0 in39.4 in
Row 3 Headroom36.1 in36.3 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room55.0 in52.8 in
Row 3 Hip Room45.6 in41.4 in
Row 3 Legroom27.7 in31.7 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
16.0 ft311.3 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
48.4 ft338.0 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
84.3 ft373.0 ft3

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Option Package Details
Kia Sorento S

AWD
FeatureValueRequested?
AWD0Yes
Lockable center differential150Yes
Wiper de-icer25Yes
Torque vectoring, brake-based100No
Total Requested17564%
Total Not Requested10036%
Class II trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class II trailer hitch200Yes
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125Yes
Total Requested325100%
Total Not Requested00%

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