2018 Ford Edge vs 2018 Kia Sorento

2018 Ford Edge vs 2018 Kia Sorento

The 2018 Ford SUV lineup is one of the most powerful, most capable, most efficient and most dependable SUV lineups ever created. And right dab in the middle of that impressive lineup is the 2018 Ford Edge, which we have right here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA.

Now, the new Ford Edge may not have the name recognition of the 2018 Ford Explorer and the 2018 Ford Expedition. And it may not be celebrating its American debut like the 2018 Ford EcoSport. But there’s still a lot to be excited about regarding the 2018 Edge lineup thanks to its powerful and efficient engine options, its spacious and functional interior, its sleek and sporty exterior and its comprehensive suite of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features. That’s exactly why we decided to put together this 2018 Ford Edge versus 2018 Kia Sorento head-to-head model comparison. In it, you’ll see why the 2018 Edge is a great choice for anyone looking for a new SUV.



2018 Ford Edge

VS

2018 Kia Sorento

3 Engine Options 2
245 HP & 275 lb-ft. Base Horsepower & Torque 185 HP & 178 lb-ft.
315 HP & 350 lb-ft. Max Horsepower & Torque 290 HP & 252 lb-ft.
21/29 MPG Max City/Highway Gas Mileage 21/28 MPG

2018 Ford Edge Lineup: More Engine Choices, More Standard Power, More Available Power and Better Gas Mileage than the 2018 Kia Sorento Lineup

As you can see in the table above, the 2018 Ford Edge lineup completely and utterly dominates the 2018 Kia Sorento lineup in every conceivable way. For starters, the new Ford Edge lineup lets you choose between three powerful and efficient engines, while the new Kia Sorento lineup has only two engines to choose from.

So, let’s take a closer look at those engines. The standard engine of the 2018 Ford Edge lineup offers 245 horsepower and 275 pound-feet of torque, whereas the standard engine of the 2018 Kia Sorento lineup offers only 185 horsepower and 178 pound-feet of torque. The most powerful new Ford Edge engine offers 315 horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque, whereas the other new Kia Sorento engine offers only 290 horsepower and 252 pound-feet of torque.

In terms of gas mileage, the 2018 Ford Edge lineup tops out at 21 miles per gallon in the city and 29 miles per gallon on the highway. The 2018 Kia Sorento lineup tops out at 21 miles per gallon in the city and 28 miles per gallon on the highway.

For more on the 2018 Ford Edge lineup, please reach out to our friendly Akins Ford staff near Atlanta, GA.


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