2021 Kia Telluride vs 2021 Honda Pilot Mid-Size SUV Comparison

2021 Kia Telluride vs 2021 Honda Pilot Mid-Size SUV Comparison

2021 Kia Telluride
2021 Honda Pilot
2021 Telluride Base Model Comparison 2021 Pilot
$31,990 Base Price MSRP* $32,250
3.8L V6 Standard Engine 3.5L V6
291 Horsepower 280
5,000 Towing (lbs.) 5,000
20/26/23 EPA MPG Estimates (City/Highway/Combined) 20/27/23
Electronically Controlled 8-Speed Automatic Transmission 9-speed automatic transmission
Standard Apple CarPlay® Integration Available on Higher Trim Models
8-Inch Touchscreen Display 5-Inch Color LCD Screen
Features On The Kia Telluride
Available Features
Features On The Honda Pilot
  • UVO link
  • 8.0-inch Touch-Screen Display
  • Android Auto™
  • Apple CarPlay®
  • 6 Speakers
  • Rear View Monitor w/ Dynamic Parking Guidance
  • Smart Cruise Control w/ Stop and Go (SCC)
  • Bluetooth® Wireless Technology Hands-Free Connectivity
  • USB Input Jack
  • Tilt and Telescopic Steering Column
  • Smart Key w/ Push-Button Start
  • Remote Start
  • Air Conditioning
  • Honda Sensing®
  • Apple CarPlay® Integration
  • Android Auto™ Integration
  • 8 Passenger Seating
  • Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink®
  • Bluetooth® Streaming Audio
  • MP3/Auxiliary Input Jack
  • Radio Data System
  • Speed-Sensitive Volume Compensation
  • 2.5-Amp USB Charging Port
  • Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control System
  • Sunglasses Holder
  • Push Button Start

See How the 2021 Telluride Compares to the 2021 Pilot

If you are considering a new mid-size SUV, you're probably thinking about the 2021 Kia Telluride or the 2021 Honda Pilot. While both vehicles are popular models, you're probably only planning on purchasing one of them, so, which one should you choose? As you can see from the chart above, both vehicles offer an impressive list of features and performance capabilities. While here at Kingdom Kia, we think you should choose the new 2021 Telluride for your garage; you might think we're biased. That's why we've put together this model review and comparison so you can see for yourself how the Kia Telluride outperforms its chief rival from Honda: the 2021 Pilot.

The sales team at our local Kia dealer knows the ins and outs of the full lineup of new Kia models and can tell you everything you need to know about the new Telluride. We are excited to tour you through the trim lineup to help you find the model that meets all of your needs. When you're ready to upgrade to a new Kia, you can trade-in your used car for sale and apply the value to your purchase. Many of our customers choose to save on their next new car this way.

When it comes to keeping you and your passengers safe behind the wheel, the 2021 Telluride boasts the Kia Drive Wise Driver Assist Technology. Notable highlights include automatic emergency braking technology, lane-keeping and departure technology, LED daytime running lights and LED taillights. On the new Honda Pilot, drivers have Honda Sensing® with a similar suite of safety.

Exterior Styling

To ensure you enjoy a stylish drive through Jefferson City, Missouri, the 2021 Kia Telluride arrives with many attractive design highlights. The 2021 Telluride gives you a gloss black exterior trim, black finish 20-inch alloy wheels, a black finish radiator grille, and Nightfall Edition Kia logos.

To find a vehicle that meets your personal taste, we invite you to meet the 2021 Telluride in person and enjoy a test drive and tour. Our Kia dealer is a short drive away in Rolla, Missouri.

Financing the 2021 Kia Telluride

Now that you understand how the new Kia Telluride outperforms other vehicles in the class, you'll want to decide if it's better to buy or lease. Our finance department is here to review what size down payment is best on a new car and answer any questions about how buying compares to leasing. To get pre-approved for Kia financing, you can apply for lease deals through our website.

Tour the New Kia Mid-Size SUV Near Jefferson City, MO

The 2021 Kia Telluride provides advanced features, a quality interior, and a rugged style. Kingdom Kia invites you to explore this versatile Kia mid-size SUV for sale at our new and used car lot. Our current Kia collection of Telluride models is here for you to scroll through on our website, and waiting for you to meet in person.

We are eager to be the local car dealership you and your family rely on for friendly team members, competitive lease specials, reliable auto repair, and OEM auto parts for sale. We hope to see you soon.

*All prices are Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). MSRP excludes destination and handling charges, tax, title, license, and options. Dealer sets actual price.

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