With so many vehicles available for purchase in the SUV segment, some drivers might find it hard choosing a model that’s right for them. Interested in learning about the differences between the 2021 Toyota Highlander vs the 2021 Kia Telluride? Toyota of Puyallup has put together a side-by-side comparison to help drivers in the Puyallup, WA area decide which vehicle is the better option for their personal needs.
The trim levels available for the 2021 Toyota Highlander include L, LE, XLE, XSE, Limited and Platinum configurations. This is two more available configurations than the 2021 Kia Telluride, which drivers will only be able to find in four trims: LX, S, EX and SX.
The 2021 Highlander also has the edge when it comes to performance, featuring a 3.5-liter V6 engine with 295 horsepower and 263 pound-feet of torque vs the 3.8-liter V6 engine with 291 horsepower and 262 pound-feet of torque that comes standard in the 2021 Kia Telluride.
2021 Toyota Highlander
2021 Kia Telluride
|Six Trims||Trim Level Amount||Four Trims|
|295 hp||Standard Horsepower||291 hp|
|263 lb.-ft.||Standard Torque||262 lb.-ft.|
|Standard||Onboard Wi-Fi Hotspot||Unavailable|
Another advantage for the 2021 Toyota Highlander can be found by comparing its technology features with the technology found in the 2021 Kia Telluride. The 2021 Highlander comes standard with an onboard Wi-Fi hotspot, which is unavailable for the 2021 Telluride.
SUV shoppers interested in purchasing the 2021 Toyota Highlander have many different exterior color options to choose from, which include: Ruby Flare Pearl, Magnetic Gray Metallic, Opulent Amber, Moon Dust, Midnight Black Metallic, Celestial Silver Metallic, Blizzard Pearl and Blueprint.
Interior color options include: Harvest Beige Leather, Glazed Caramel Leather, Graphite Leather, Black Leather, Cockpit Red Leather, Black Mixed Media, Beige Softex, Graphite Softex, Black Softex, Graphite Fabric and Black Fabric.