2022 Kia Telluride vs. 2022 Ford Explorer

2022 Kia Telluride vs. 2022 Ford Explorer

The mid-size SUV segment has cutthroat competition. It's not just performance but various other factors, such as comfort, convenience, safety, technology, and design, that are considered when Americans opt for a three-row SUV. The 2022 Kia Telluride and the 2022 Ford Explorer are two of the biggest competitors in this segment. Which is better, though? At Kia Marin in Novato, CA, we have put together a comparison guide of the 2022 Kia Telluride vs. 2022 Ford Explorer to give you an understanding.

2022 Kia Telluride


2022 Ford Explorer

$33,390 Starting MSRP $35,510
3.8-liter Lambda V6 Engine 2.3L EcoBoost® I-4
291/262 Engine horsepower (hp)/Engine Torque (lb.-ft.) 300/310
18.8 Fuel tank capacity (gallons) 17.9

Buy the 2022 Kia Telluride in Novato, CA

Though the 2022 Ford Explorer has the edge over the 2022 Kia Telluride in terms of its performance, the 2022 Kia Telluride beats the 2022 Ford Explorer in its pricing and fuel tank capacity. Not only will you save money on gas, but you will also have fewer gas refueling stops on your long drive. Meanwhile, there are other parameters where the 2022 Kia Telluride stands out.

On the inside, the 2022 Kia Telluride boasts a sophisticated and refined driver’s cockpit. It comes equipped with a standard 10.25-inch touchscreen display and a voice-command navigation system. You can also get a clear view of your driving performance on the head-up display. With this pathbreaking feature, you don’t need to take your hands off the steering wheel. Allowing you to take command of the road, the 2022 Kia Telluride has four different driving modes, including Comfort, Eco, Sport, and Smart.

Passengers are also assured of utmost comfort. Rear passengers can enjoy scenic views with available dual sunroofs and standard USB ports. Everyone can stay connected on the go with available wireless charging that keeps the phones charged at all times.

We believe the 2022 Kia Telluride is a better bet based on the comparison above. Schedule a test drive at Kia Marin in Novato, CA, to take it for a spin.