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2021 Kia Telluride Specifications

EX AWD

MSRP: $39,390
MSRP based on EX AWD
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Quick Specs

Engine Regular Unleaded V-6, 3.8 L
EPA Class Standard Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD
Style Name EX AWD
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 8
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style Sport Utility
Transmission Transmission: 8-Speed Automatic -inc: idle stop and go (ISG) and drive mode select (comfort/ECO/smart/snow)

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Standard Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4255
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 8
Front Hip Room (in) 58.9
Third Head Room (in) 38.1
Front Leg Room (in) 41.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 59.9
Third Hip Room (in) 43.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 157.1
Second Head Room (in) 40.2
Third Leg Room (in) 31.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 61.6
Second Hip Room (in) 58
Front Head Room (in) 39.5
Second Leg Room (in) 42.4
Third Shoulder Room (in) 55.3
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 114.2
Track Width, Rear (in) 67.6
Height, Overall (in) 68.9
Length, Overall (in) 196.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8
Track Width, Front (in) 67.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 87
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 46
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 21

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.8
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 21 (Est)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 (Est)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 (Est)

Performance Specs

Engine
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 262 @ 5200
Fuel System Gasoline Direct Injection
Engine Type Regular Unleaded V-6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 291 @ 6000
Displacement 3.8 L/231
Transmission
Drivetrain All Wheel
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.81
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.42
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.90
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.22
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.65
Trans Type 8
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.86
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.65
Brakes
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.4
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Steering
Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.8
Tires
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P245/60HR18
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P245/60HR18
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 7.5
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera Yes
Stability Control Yes
Other Features Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) Electronic Stability Control...
ABS And Driveline Traction Control
Side Impact Beams
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
911 Connect Emergency Sos
Parking Distance Warning Rear Parking Sensors
Blind Spot
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA)
Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) Lane Keeping Assist
Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) Lane Departure Warning
Tire Specific Low Tire Pressure Warning
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
Curtain 1st, 2nd And 3rd Row Airbags
Airbag Occupancy Sensor
Driver Knee Airbag
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3...
Safe Exit Assist Power Rear Child Safety Locks
Rear View Monitor w/Parking Guidance Dynamic (RVM w/PG) Back-Up...

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 60,000
Basic Years 5
Corrosion Miles/km 100,000
Corrosion Years 5
Drivetrain Miles/km 100,000
Drivetrain Years 10
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 60,000
Roadside Assistance Years 5

Other Specs

Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
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Compare 2021 Kia Telluride different trims:
EX AWD
EX FWD
LX AWD
LX FWD
MSRP
$39,390
MSRP
$37,390
MSRP
$33,990
MSRP
$31,990
Gas Mileage
19 mpg City / 24 mpg Hwy
Gas Mileage
20 mpg City / 26 mpg Hwy
Gas Mileage
19 mpg City / 24 mpg Hwy
Gas Mileage
20 mpg City / 26 mpg Hwy
Engine
Regular Unleaded V-6
Engine
Regular Unleaded V-6
Engine
Regular Unleaded V-6
Engine
Regular Unleaded V-6
Horsepower
291 @ 6000
Horsepower
291 @ 6000
Horsepower
291 @ 6000
Horsepower
291 @ 6000
Drivetrain
All Wheel
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All Wheel
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity
8
Passenger Capacity
8
Passenger Capacity
8
Passenger Capacity
8
Transmission
Automatic w/OD
Transmission
Automatic w/OD
Transmission
Automatic w/OD
Transmission
Automatic w/OD