Compare 2018 Dodge Journey vs 2018 Kia Sorento

2018 Dodge Journey
2018 Kia Sorento
Add Vehicle
Select style
Crossroad AWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Journey Crossroad AWD 16 24 $30,346 $31,495
Journey Crossroad FWD 19 25 $27,091 $27,995
Journey GT AWD 16 24 $33,601 $34,995
Journey GT FWD 17 25 $31,834 $33,095
Journey SE AWD 16 24 $26,998 $27,395
Journey SE FWD 19 25 $22,831 $22,995
Journey SXT AWD 16 24 $28,300 $29,295
Journey SXT FWD 17 25 $25,045 $25,795
Select style
EX AWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Sorento EX AWD 19 25 $33,147 $34,900
Sorento EX FWD 20 27 $31,412 $33,100
Sorento EX V6 AWD 18 25 $34,190 $36,000
Sorento EX V6 FWD 18 25 $32,455 $34,200
Sorento L FWD 21 28 $24,903 $25,900
Sorento LX AWD 21 25 $28,804 $29,990
Sorento LX FWD 21 28 $26,113 $27,200
Sorento LX V6 AWD 18 25 $30,274 $31,400
Sorento LX V6 FWD 18 25 $28,505 $29,600
Sorento SX Limited V6 AWD 17 23 $43,669 $46,300
Sorento SX Limited V6 FWD 18 25 $41,949 $44,500
Sorento SX V6 AWD 17 23 $38,674 $41,000
Sorento SX V6 FWD 18 25 $36,954 $39,200

Pricing

Invoice Price

$30,346
$33,147

Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price

$31,495
$34,900

Monthly Payment Estimate

$525 / month
$582 / month

The Car Connection's Take

TCC Rating

3.8
7.5

TCC’s Bottom Line

The 2018 Dodge Journey should be available at big discounts, which is the only way we’d consider it over far more polished rivals. The 2018 Kia Sorento ticks all the crossover-SUV boxes, especially in turbo-4 form.

TCC Likes

TCC Dislikes

Fuel Economy

City

16 mpg 19 mpg

Highway

24 mpg 25 mpg

Vehicle

EPA Classification

Small SUV 4WD Small SUV 4WD

Interior Dimensions

Third Hip Room (in)

40 -

Passenger Volume (ft³)

123.7 146.4

Second Shoulder Room (in)

56.9 58

Front Leg Room (in)

40.8 44.1

Third Head Room (in)

37.7 -

Front Hip Room (in)

53.8 56.7

Third Shoulder Room (in)

43.5 -

Passenger Capacity

7 5

Second Leg Room (in)

36.1 39.4

Front Head Room (in)

40.8 39.5

Second Hip Room (in)

54.4 56.4

Front Shoulder Room (in)

57.5 59.1

Third Leg Room (in)

23.4 -

Second Head Room (in)

39.9 39.3

Exterior Dimensions

Liftover Height (in)

30.8 -

Track Width, Front (in)

61.8 64.1

Min Ground Clearance (in)

7.2 7.3

Length, Overall (in)

192.4 187.4

Height, Overall (in)

66.6 66.3

Track Width, Rear (in)

62.3 64.5

Wheelbase (in)

113.8 109.4

Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)

72.2 74.4

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)

37 38.8

Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)

33.1 -

Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)

67.6 73.5

Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)

10.7 38.8

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)

41.4 -

Brakes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)

12.9 12

Brake Type

4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc

Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)

NA NA

Disc - Front (Yes or )

Yes Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)

13 12.6

Drum - Rear (Yes or )

NA NA

Brake ABS System

4-Wheel 4-Wheel

Disc - Rear (Yes or )

Yes Yes

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)

21.1 18.8

Steering

Steering Type

Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)

38.5 37.3

Tires

Spare Tire Order Code

NA NA

Rear Tire Size

P225/55HR19 P235/60HR18

Rear Tire Order Code

TWV NA

Front Tire Size

P225/55HR19 P235/60HR18

Spare Tire Size

Compact Compact

Front Tire Order Code

TWV NA

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

2500 3500

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

2500 3500

Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)

2500 3500

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

250 350

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

250 350

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs)

4327 4004

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in)

19 X 7 18 X 7.5

Front Wheel Material

Aluminum Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Steel Steel

Front Wheel Size (in)

19 X 7 18 X 7.5

Spare Wheel Size (in)

Compact Compact

Rear Wheel Material

Aluminum Aluminum

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

525 -

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

160 -

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM

260 @ 4400 260 @ 1450

Engine Order Code

ERB NA

Displacement

3.6 L/220 2.0 L/122

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM

283 @ 6350 240 @ 6000

Engine Type

Regular Unleaded V-6 Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4

Fuel System

Sequential MPI Gasoline Direct Injection

Mileage

Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)

19 22

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)

24 25

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)

16 19

Transmission

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

3.16 3.51

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

2.28 1.92

Trans Type

6 6

Drivetrain

All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

1.00 1.00

Trans Description Cont. Again

NA NA

Reverse Ratio (:1)

3.21 3.39

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

2.84 2.95

Trans Order Code

DG2 NA

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

1.45 1.42

Trans Description Cont.

Multi-Speed Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

0.69 0.77

First Gear Ratio (:1)

4.13 4.77

Summary

Vehicle Name

Dodge Journey Kia Sorento

Body Style

Sport Utility Sport Utility

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear

Multi-Link Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Multi-Link Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front

Strut Strut

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Strut Strut

Emissions

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

9.3 8.0

Crash Test Ratings

Overall Rating

Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating

Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver

Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger

Overall Side Crash Rating

Side Barrier Rating

Side Barrier Rating Driver

Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat

Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat

Combined Side Rating Front Seat

Combined Side Rating Rear Seat

Rollover Rating

Get FREE Dealer Quotes

From dealers near you
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Select a vehicle below
Please choose a make.
Please choose a model.
Please choose a year.
Continue