2021 Hyundai Palisade vs. 2020 Kia Telluride: Compare reviews, safety ratings, fuel economy, etc.

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2021 Hyundai Palisade vs. 2020 Kia Telluride Review

New 2021 Hyundai Palisade

2021 Hyundai

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New 2020 Kia Telluride

2020 Kia

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$32,525 to $47,750
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$31,890 to $43,790
Invoice* $31,238 to $45,138 $30,773 to $41,601
MPG - City 19 19 - 20
MPG - Hwy 24 - 26 24 - 26
Engine(s) V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity 7 - 8 7 - 8
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** *****
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** ****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

The Hyundai Palisade offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Kia Telluride, with comparable head- and legroom. The Hyundai Palisade will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Kia Telluride.

You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Hyundai Palisade as you will with the Kia Telluride, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Whether you pick the Hyundai Palisade or the Kia Telluride, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Hyundai Palisade and the Kia Telluride have similar Destination Charges.

The Hyundai Palisade is about the same width as the Kia Telluride. When looking at overall length, the Hyundai Palisade takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Kia Telluride.

With similar torque, the Hyundai Palisade and the Kia Telluride are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

The Hyundai Palisade has the same turning radius as the Kia Telluride, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

If you've got something you need to pull, the Hyundai Palisade will do just as well as the Kia Telluride, since they have about the same towing capacity. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Hyundai Palisade and the Kia Telluride.

In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Hyundai Palisade and the Kia Telluride. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the Hyundai Palisade as you will in the Kia Telluride.

The Hyundai Palisade comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Kia Telluride.