Kia Sorento vs Volkswagen Touareg Comparison

    Kia Sorento

    Volkswagen Touareg

    2024 Kia
    Sorento
    vs
    2024 Volkswagen
    Touareg
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    How they stack...

    CarExpert Score
    CarExpert has rated other vehicles in the suv large category, between scores of 7 and 8.6.
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    Based on the Kia Sorento GT-LINE 7 SEAT
    Based on the Volkswagen Touareg 170TDI
    Best suitable for...
    Driving the familyDriving the family
    Long distance drivingLong distance driving
    TowingTowing
    Fuel Efficiency
    67L
    107 to 650 km
    90L
    612 km
    ANCAP Safety Rating
    Warranty
    7 year - 8 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $47,650 - $81,080
    $89,240 - $117,540
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    CarExpert's Take

    Scott Collie
    Head of Content
    Scott Collie drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Efficient diesel engine
    • Spacious, luxurious interior
    • Improved interior technology
    Misses
    • Diesel can be a bit rattly
    • Infuriating active safety systems
    • Big price jump from Sport+
    Mike Costello
    Senior Contributor
    Mike Costello drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Outstanding ride and handling
    • Sturdy, premium-feeling cabin
    • Even the base V6 diesel has grunt
    Misses
    • Lots of optional extras
    • Needs a full-size spare wheel
    • Daft steering wheel 'buttons'

    Standard Features

    Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
    Wireless phone charger
    Powered tailgate
    Rear air vents
    Adaptive cruise control
    Climate control
    Reversing sensors
    Reversing camera
    Autonomous emergency braking

    Optional Features

    • Premium Paint (+$695)
    • Metallic Paint (+$2,200)
    • Metallic Paint Premium (+$2,500)
    • Pearl Effect Paint (+$2,200)
    • Sound & Comfort Package (+$7,600)

    Colours Available

    The 2024 Kia Sorento is available in the following exterior paint colours:

    • Clear White
    • Silky Silver
    • Steel Grey
    • Mineral Blue
    • Gravity Blue
    • Aurora Black
    • Snow White Pearl
    • Volcanic Sand Brown
    • Cityscape Green

    All colours apart from Clear White cost an additional $695.

    Specs

    Type
    MULTI POINT F/INJ, TURBO CDI, TUR GASOLINE DIR INJTURBO CDI
    Size (cc)
    1598 - 34702967
    Size (L)
    3.5L, 2.2L, 1.6L3.0L
    Induction
    V6, DIESEL TURBO 4, TURBO 4TURBO V6
    Camshaft
    VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM, DUAL OVERHEAD CAMDUAL OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    16 - 2424
    Power
    132kW - 200kW170kW - 210kW
    Power RPM
    3800 - 63004000
    Torque
    265Nm - 440Nm500Nm - 600Nm
    Torque RPM
    1500 - 50001750
    Bore Stroke
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    Compression Ratio
    10.5 - 1615.5

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