With the 2020 Kia Telluride concept car launched during the New York Fashion Week, the 2020 Kia Telluride was finally revealed at the 2019 Detroit Auto Show. In case you liked this concept as much as we did, you will love the 2020 Kia Telluride since there aren’t a lot of changes.
Suited for large families or for people who need to take a lot of passengers every day, the 2020 Kia Telluride is a great option.
2020 Kia Telluride Release Date
The 2020 Kia Telluride was finally debuted during the 2019 Detroit Auto Show. While we still don’t know when the 2020 Kia Telluride will be available in the dealers, according to the manufacturer this will happen during this year.
2020 Kia Telluride Price
Just as we don’t have a release date yet, the price of the 2020 Kia Telluride is still unknown at the moment. According to Kia, the price of the 2020 Kia Telluride will be announced closer to the launch.
2020 Kia Telluride Redesign and Changes
As we already mentioned, the 2020 Kia Telluride is a big crossover. After all, it can easily accommodate eight passengers inside and it represents Kia’s bet on this particular segment that has been showing an increase in demand.
One of the things that you will like to know is that the 2020 Kia Telluride was designed in California and it will also be assembled in the United States, more specifically in Georgia. And the truth is that this is the first Kia model that is designed specifically for the US market.
Looking at the front of the 2020 Kia Telluride, you can easily see a broad and long hood as well as a large grille just like most SUVs on the market. One of the things that we like about the 2020 Kia Telluride is that the windscreen is more upright and there is a good ground clearance due to the rear and lower plates.
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2020 Kia Telluride Specs
As we already mentioned, the 2020 Kia Telluride is the first Kia model that was specifically designed for the North American market. So, you can be sure that you will love what comes under the hood.
In terms of the engine, the 2020 Kia Telluride comes with an Atkinson-cycle 3.8-liter V6 engine that is able to produce 291 of horsepower and is capable to deliver 262 pounds per feet of torque. In what concerns the gearbox, you will be glad to know that the 2020 Kia Telluride comes with an eight-speed automatic transmission.
I case you are considering buying the 2020 Kia Telluride, you need to know that this crossover will be available in four different trims: the LX, the S, the EX, and the SX. Besides, you will be able to choose between front-wheel and all-wheel drives.
2020 Kia Telluride Interior
Inside the cabin of the 2020 Kia Telluride, you will notice that it is very minimalist. However, there are some details included that make it perfect. These include the grab handles on the center console, for example. While the 2020 Kia Telluride isn’t meant for all terrain, the reality is that this particular detail makes a clear SUV statement.
In terms of the features that are included in the 2020 Kia Telluride, you can expect to find the 10-speaker Harman Kardon audio system, the Kia’s UV03 infotainment system with a 10.3 inches touchscreen that is optional, both the front and middle row seats are ventilated and heated, there are 6 USB ports, and the 2020 Kia Telluride is also integrated with both Android Auto Integration and the Apple CarPlay system.
In what concerns safety, the 2020 Kia Telluride includes features such as front and rear automatic emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, pedestrian detection, forward collision warning, blind-spot monitoring, lane keeping assist, and rear cross-traffic alert.