2018 Ford Edge vs 2018 Kia Sorento

White 2018 Ford Edge, VS Icon, and Grey 2018 Kia Sorento

Consumers have many choices for three-row crossover SUVs, but a model that should be at the top of your list is the 2018 Ford Edge, with its powerful engine options, roomy and comfortable interior, a wide array of premium amenities, and high-level safety. One of the three-row SUV competitors of the Ford Edge is the Kia Sorento. Take a look at this 2018 Ford Edge vs 2018 Kia Sorento comparison to see how they measure up to each other.

A major advantage that the 2018 Edge has over the 2018 Sorento is on the performance front, with a choice of three powerful and efficient engines. The base engine for the Edge is the 2.0L EcoBoost I-4, which generates 245 horsepower and 275 lb-ft of torque. In comparison, the base engine for the Sorento is the 2.0L I-4, which only produces 185 horsepower and 178 lb-ft of torque. Additional engine choices for the 2018 Escape include the 3.5L Ti-VCT V6 (280-hp; 250 lb-ft of torque) and the 2.7L EcoBoost V6 (315-hp; 350 lb-ft of torque). The only other engine offered for the 2018 Sorento is the 3.3L V6 (290-hp; 252 lb-ft of torque). Also, the Edge gets an estimated highway fuel economy of up to 29 mpg (12.3 L/km), compared to 28 hwy mpg (11.9 L/km) for the Sorento.

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2018 Ford Edge VS 2018 Kia Sorento
245 – 315 Horsepower Range of Engines 185 – 290
275 – 350 Torque Range of Engines 178 – 252
29 mpg (12.3 L/km) Maximum Highway Fuel Economy 28 mpg (11.9 L/km)
Available 180-degree Camera No

Advantages of the 2018 Edge over the 2018 Sorento

Another strength of the 2018 Edge is the multitude of advanced technologies. This includes the standard SYNC infotainment system, which includes a 4.2" (10.7 cm) color LCD screen and a smart-charging USB port. For a higher level of connectivity and multimedia offerings, the available SYNC 3 infotainment system comes with an 8" (20.3 cm) LCD capacitive touchscreen, as well as two smart-charging USB ports, 911 Assist, and AppLink.

Additional available technologies in the 2018 Edge include the 180-degree camera, Dual Headrest DVD, and the voice-activated navigation system. Also, the Edge offers many driver assistance technologies, including Forward Collision Warning, Adaptive Cruise Control, and the Enhanced Active Park Assist System.

Come check out the highly-capable and technologically-advanced 2018 Ford Edge at Marlborough Ford in Calgary!

 

Rear View of Grey 2018 Ford Edge
Front View of Grey 2018 Ford Edge
Steering Wheel, Touchscreen, and Gauges of 2018 Ford Edge
Whites Seats of 2018 Ford Edge