New Generation SUVs Fight: Ford vs Kia

December 9, 2012 at 09:26

Let’s look today at another great models of sport utility vehicles dated by the year 2013. The two warriors for today are the 2013 year model of Ford Edge in the SE Sport Utility trim and 2013 Kia Sorento, which is equipped in the EX Sport Utility trim. These models will for sure provide us with a great show today, let’s try to guess which one will win!

2013 Ford Edge

2013 Ford Edge Photo

The prices for the two models are quite similar, the difference is really minor just $400, and new Kia appeared to be more expensive in this fight, which is quite interesting and intriguing, while new Ford got the price tag of $27,525. Now let’s see what about the engines that these cars got. New Ford 2013 Edge is equipped with the 3.5-Liter 285-horsepower V6, while new Kia Sorento, even though having quite the same core with the same volume of 3.5-Liter, the same V6, but give out less power, that is equal to 276-hp. Though will lower level of power comes a little more on the fuel efficiency. New Kia can offer the driver 20 miles per gallon in the city and 26 mpg on the highway. New Ford has the following numbers: 19 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway.

2013 Kia Sorento

2013 Kia Sorento Pic

So in the end, if we have to objectively look, none of the cars wins the fight. Yes, we are disappointed too.

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