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Compare 2013 Honda Pilot vs 2014 Kia Sorento

2013 Honda Pilot
2014 Kia Sorento
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2WD 4-Door EX
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Pilot 2WD 4-Door EX 18 25 $29,052 $31,770
Pilot 2WD 4-Door EX-L 18 25 $32,016 $35,020
Pilot 2WD 4-Door EX-L w/Navi 18 25 $33,840 $37,020
Pilot 2WD 4-Door EX-L w/RES 18 25 $33,476 $36,620
Pilot 2WD 4-Door LX 18 25 $27,000 $29,520
Pilot 2WD 4-Door Touring w/RES & Navi 18 25 $36,258 $39,670
Pilot 4WD 4-Door EX 17 24 $30,511 $33,370
Pilot 4WD 4-Door EX-L 17 24 $33,476 $36,620
Pilot 4WD 4-Door EX-L w/Navi 17 24 $35,300 $38,620
Pilot 4WD 4-Door EX-L w/RES 17 24 $34,935 $38,220
Pilot 4WD 4-Door LX 17 24 $28,459 $31,120
Pilot 4WD 4-Door Touring w/RES & Navi 17 24 $37,717 $41,270
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2WD 4-Door I4 LX
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Sorento 2WD 4-Door I4 LX 20 26 $23,280 $24,100
Sorento 2WD 4-Door V6 EX 18 25 $28,472 $30,000
Sorento 2WD 4-Door V6 LX 18 25 $24,827 $25,700
Sorento 2WD 4-Door V6 SX 18 25 $32,929 $35,000
Sorento 2WD 4-Door V6 SX Limited 18 25 $36,035 $38,300
Sorento AWD 4-Door I4 LX 19 24 $25,022 $25,900
Sorento AWD 4-Door V6 EX 18 24 $30,180 $31,800
Sorento AWD 4-Door V6 LX 18 24 $26,569 $27,500
Sorento AWD 4-Door V6 SX 18 24 $34,622 $36,800
Sorento AWD 4-Door V6 SX Limited 18 24 $37,728 $40,100
Pricing
Invoice Price
$29,052
$23,280
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$31,770
$24,100
Monthly Payment Estimate
$530 / month
$402 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.6
8.0
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2013 Honda Pilot looks tough and truck-like from the outside, yet inside it's one of the better family haulers. The 2014 Kia Sorento gets a quick fix for its minor flaws: they brighten the cabin and soften the ride.
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Fuel Economy
City
18 mpg 20 mpg
Highway
25 mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
2WD Sport Utility Vehicle Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in)
39.8 39.2
Third Hip Room (in)
48.4 NA
Second Shoulder Room (in)
62.2 58.7
Front Leg Room (in)
41.4 41.3
Passenger Capacity
8 5
Third Head Room (in)
38.2 NA
Front Hip Room (in)
58.6 56.3
Third Shoulder Room (in)
58.9 NA
Second Leg Room (in)
38.5 38.8
Front Head Room (in)
40.0 39.2
Second Hip Room (in)
56.9 55.9
Front Shoulder Room (in)
61.5 59.3
Passenger Volume (ft³)
153.7 107.2
Third Leg Room (in)
32.1 NA
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
67.7 64
Min Ground Clearance (in)
7.97 7.3
Length, Overall (in)
191.4 184.4
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - -
Height, Overall (in)
72.7 66.9
Liftover Height (in)
NA -
Track Width, Rear (in)
67.5 63.9
Wheelbase (in)
109.2 106.3
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
78.5 74.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
NA -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
87.0 72.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
18.0 36.9
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
NA -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
47.7 36.9
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - -
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.1 x - TBD - 11.9
Brake Type
Pwr 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.0 x - TBD - 12.6
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
21.0 17.4
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.9 35.8
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Rack-Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.69 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
N/A -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
19.0 -
Tires
Spare Tire Size
T165/80D17 Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P235/60R18 P235/65TR17
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P235/60R18 P235/65TR17
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
200 165
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
300 165
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2000 1650
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2000 1650
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
- 1650
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4295 3594
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 x 6.5 17 X 7
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 x 6.5 17 X 7
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
9.93 -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - 110
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
250 @ 5700 191 @ 6300
Engine Type
Gas V6 Regular Unleaded I-4
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
253 @ 4800 181 @ 4250
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
3.5L/212 2.4 L/144
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
18 20
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
21 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
25 26
Transmission
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.612 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
1.888 3.38
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.606 2.83
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.312 3.65
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.766 1.39
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.77
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.697 4.64
Clutch Size (in)
NA -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.071 1.84
Trans Type
5 6
Summary
Body Style
Sport Utility Sport Utility
Vehicle Name
Honda Pilot Kia Sorento
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.9 -
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs Multi-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
N/A -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
1.0 -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
N/A -
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
4 (2012) -
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.7 8.3 (Est)
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

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