2020 Kia Telluride vs 2019 Chevy Traverse

If you haven’t been paying much attention to Kia lately, you’d better start now. Kia is rising through the ranks thanks to great value on some of the most reliable models in the automotive industry. The 2020 Telluride is just one example of this. At first glance, you might assume it’s a luxury model from a highly-esteemed automaker. Well, it sort of is. The only difference is that the Telluride has a remarkably low MSRP, which makes it affordable to many while comparing favorably against many of the world’s top luxury SUVs. In this comparison between the 2020 Kia Telluride vs 2019 Chevy Traverse, we’re going to take a step back and look at how it compares against a popular conventional SUV. Pay close attention to important specs and features like the cargo capacity and standard infotainment found in each. You might be surprised at what the 2020 Telluride has to offer!

2020 Kia Telluride vs 2019 Chevy Traverse

2020 Kia Telluride


2019 Chevy Traverse

$31,690 Starting MSRP $29,930
5000 lbs Towing Capacity in Base Trim 1500 lbs
178.1 cubic ft Passenger Volume 157.3 cubic ft
5 years/60,000 miles Standard Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles

Specs and Features in the 2019 Telluride

If you’re looking for the perfect mix of utility and luxury, the Telluride might be your best bet. This new SUV delivers outstanding performance, allowing for a towing capacity of 5,000 lbs in the base trim while the Traverse only allows for 1,500 lbs in its base trim. That’s not all. The Telluride also offers a more comfortable ride for passengers. While both models have an eight-passenger seating capacity, the Telluride has over 20 cubic feet of additional passenger volume. Of course, the interior amenities are what really separate the Telluride from the competition. Some of the interior features include:

  • 10.25-inch touchscreen w/Head-Up Display
  • Harman/Kardon® Premium Audio
  • Nappa Leather-Trimmed Upholstery
  • Heated and Ventilated Seating
  • Rear Occupant Alert
  • Dual Sunroofs
  • Highway Driving Assist
  • Quiet Mode
  • Wireless Smartphone Charging
  • and much more!

If you’re just trying to keep up with the crowd, the Traverse might be a good fit. However, if you want to stand out and be unique, consider switching to the 2019 Telluride. Learn more by contacting our team here at Kia of Attleboro and schedule a test drive today!