2017 Kia Sorento vs 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe

When it comes to choosing the right crossover, it can be tough to narrow it down to just one model. The crossover market offers a wide array of exceptional vehicles designed to deliver a dynamic on-road experience. In addition to a few notable similarities, each crossover is equipped with a unique set of features and capabilities.

Take, for example, the 2017 Kia Sorento and 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe. Both models reside in the crossover segment and provide a practical, spacious option for individuals and families alike. Drivers who are interested in learning more about the Sorento and Santa Fe and how they stack up against one another can utilize the following comparison during the shopping process.

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2017 Kia Sorento VS 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe
$25,400 Starting MSRP $30,800
21 city, 28 highway Fuel Economy (mpg) 18 city, 25 highway
44.1 Front Leg Room (inches) 41.3
38.8 Cargo Space with All Seats in Place (cubic feet) 13.5

How do the Kia Sorento and Hyundai Santa Fe stack up?

In terms of performance, the Hyundai Santa Fe has a larger and more powerful engine than the Kia Sorento, while the Sorento offers better fuel economy than the Santa Fe. Both models are virtually the same size even though the Sorento comes standard with a 5-passenger capacity and the Santa Fe comes with room for 7 passengers. Therefore, the 2017 Sorento has more cargo space with all seats in place than the 2017 Santa Fe. The Sorento also offers more front seat leg room to accommodate for taller riders. Both the Kia Sorento and Hyundai Santa Fe come standard with a 6-speaker audio system, remote keyless entry, steering wheel controls, satellite radio, and power locks and windows, as well as a number of other convenience features. Drivers can also choose from multiple trim levels to find the Sorento or Santa Fe model that best suits them. In the end, the 2017 Kia Sorento is available for a much more affordable starting price than the 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe. Which crossover is right for you?

Crossover shoppers who are interested in getting behind the wheel of the 2017 Kia Sorento in Lehighton, PA can schedule a test drive with our team at Lehighton Kia.

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2017 Kia Sorento interior dashboard

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