2020 Ford Explorer vs 2020 Kia Telluride

The new 2020 Ford Explorer is a vehicle that’s built for life’s adventures, offering to take your drive to the next level and beyond no matter where you go! This SUV is packed full of performance features, no surprise as it’s one of Ford’s most iconic SUV models! However, the SUV market is packed full of great vehicles with a ton of performance for you to enjoy. One of these models is the 2020 Kia Telluride, a brand new and exceptional Kia vehicle.

Picking between these two models and what they offer you can be difficult, especially if you’re not a vehicle expert. Thankfully, we make a living examining vehicles, especially ones that deliver amazing performance! Continue reading below to see which of these two models is the better SUV for your adventure!


2020 Ford Explorer Vs 2020 Kia Telluride
21 City / 28 Highway Fuel Economy (MPG) 20 City / 26 Highway
300 Horsepower Standard Horsepower 291 Horsepower
310 lb-ft Standard Torque 262 lb-ft
5,300 lbs. Maximum Towing Power 5,000 lbs.

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As you can see from the chart, the new 2020 Ford Explorer is clearly the leader in terms of performance between these two models. It offers greater fuel economy, at least in the engines we’ve compared, and better base horsepower and torque. Not only that, but it takes the slight lead in terms of towing power when compared to the 2020 Kia Telluride! This means that, from a pure power standpoint, the new Ford Explorer is the clear winner!

However, performance is not all the new 2020 Ford Explorer offers! It also delivers the confidence to explorer with safety, giving you great safety and awareness systems. These include a rearview camera, lane-keeping system, auto high-beam headlamps, and more! Overall, with these features and the ones listed above, the new 2020 Ford Explorer is clearly the better offer!

To learn more about the 2020 Ford Explorer, or to take it for a test drive yourself, contact our dealership today!

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