Subaru Outback vs Kia Sorento Comparison

    Subaru Outback

    Kia Sorento

    2024 Subaru
    Outback
    vs
    2024 Kia
    Sorento
    Select Variants...

    How they stack...

    CarExpert Score
    CarExpert has rated other vehicles in the suv large category, between scores of 7 and 8.6.
    0.0
    8.3
    8.1
    0.0
    Based on the Subaru Outback AWD SPORT
    Based on the Kia Sorento GT-LINE 7 SEAT
    Best suitable for...
    Driving the familyDriving the family
    Long distance drivingLong distance driving
    Fuel Efficiency
    63L
    460 to 567 km
    67L
    107 to 650 km
    ANCAP Safety Rating
    Warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    7 year - 8 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $39,990 - $56,990
    $47,650 - $81,080
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    CarExpert's Take

    Jack Quick
    Journalist
    Jack Quick drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Fantastic ride and handling
    • Like a couch on wheels
    • Oodles of interior space
    Misses
    • Uninspiring performance
    • Shorter service intervals
    • Facial detection can get annoying
    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+

    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

    NA
    • Premium Paint (+$695)

    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
    DIRECT FUEL INJ, TURBO DIRECT F/INJTURBO CDI, MULTI POINT F/INJ, TUR GASOLINE DIR INJ
    Size (cc)
    2387 - 24981598 - 3470
    Size (L)
    2.5L, 2.4L2.2L, 3.5L, 1.6L
    Induction
    FLAT 4DIESEL TURBO 4, V6, TURBO 4
    Camshaft
    VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAMDUAL OVERHEAD CAM, VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    1616 - 24
    Power
    138kW - 183kW132kW - 200kW
    Power RPM
    5200 - 58003800 - 6300
    Torque
    245Nm - 350Nm265Nm - 440Nm
    Torque RPM
    2000 - 34001500 - 5000
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    10.6 - 1210.5 - 16

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