2021 Kia Sedona vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz Metris: Compare reviews, safety ratings, fuel economy, etc.

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2021 Kia Sedona vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz Metris Review

New 2021 Kia Sedona

2021 Kia
Sedona

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz Metris

2020 Mercedes-Benz
Metris

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MSRP*
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$30,400 to $41,500
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$31,390 to $35,580
Invoice* $29,336 to $39,841 $29,350 to $33,267
MPG - City 18 19 - 20
MPG - Hwy 24 23 - 24
Engine(s) V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 8 2 - 8
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested

**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

Comfort
The Kia Sedona will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz Metris.

Convenience
The Kia Sedona requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Mercedes-Benz Metris, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
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). The Kia Sedona is somewhat more expensive than the Mercedes-Benz Metris. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the Kia Sedona will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Mercedes-Benz Metris.

Dimensions
Since the Kia Sedona is much wider than the Mercedes-Benz Metris, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. The Kia Sedona is slightly shorter than the Mercedes-Benz Metris, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the Kia Sedona doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Mercedes-Benz Metris.

Handling
The Kia Sedona has a smaller turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz Metris, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Mercedes-Benz Metris is clearly the choice over the Kia Sedona for pulling heavy loads. The Kia Sedona has a little more horsepower than the Mercedes-Benz Metris.

Utility
Soccer Moms and those who need to chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the Kia Sedona more than the Mercedes-Benz Metris, due to its significantly greater seating capacity. The Kia Sedona has significantly less cargo capacity than the Mercedes-Benz Metris.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Kia Sedona than that of the Mercedes-Benz Metris.