2018 Kia Sorento vs 2018 Dodge Journey

White 2018 Kia Sorento and red 2018 Dodge Journey side by side

SUVs are becoming more and more popular to drivers each year. Offering fantastic performance and convenient space and features, it's easy to see why. Some of the models that fit this perfectly include the new Kia Sorento. Since there are many SUV models to choose from, we wanted to take a look at some of the key differences between the 2018 Kia Sorento vs the 2018 Dodge Journey.

One of the first things drivers first notice when comparing two vehicles is how they perform. While many models focus on either fuel efficiency or horsepower, the 2018 Kia Sorento excels in both categories. In fact, the new Sorento is able to achieve a fuel economy rating of 21 city/28 highway/24 combined mpg. The Sorento also comes standard with a 2.4-liter I-4 engine that powers the SUV to 185 horsepower and 178 lb-ft of torque. However, the Sorento can be further upgraded to a powerful 3.3-liter V6 engine to allow for 290 horsepower and 252 lb-ft of torque.

2018 Kia Sorento


2018 Dodge Journey

24 Combined MPG 22
185/290 Horsepower (Standard/Max) 173/283
146 cu.ft Passenger Space 124 cu.ft
73.5 cu.ft Max Cargo Space 67.6 cu.ft

How Spacious is the 2018 Kia Sorento?

Along with its impressive performance, the new Sorento is also incredibly spacious. Offering more cargo space and passenger space than the Journey, the Sorento can fit more luggage and seat passengers more comfortably. On the inside of the new Sorento, it is also extremely convenient for passengers thanks to various features. In fact, the 2018 Sorento is equipped with eight power outlets, two available USB charging ports, an available 100v inverter, as well as an AUX/USB port.

If you would like to learn more about the differences between the 2018 Kia Sorento vs the 2018 Dodge Journey, be sure to contact us at Airport Kia of Naples. You can also get behind the wheel of the 2018 Kia Sorento by scheduling a test drive online.