2021 Hyundai Santa Fe vs 2021 Kia Sorento

Are you looking for a fun SUV? The New Hyundai Santa Fe and Kia Sorento offer flexibility and sporty personalities for your consideration. To help you decide which model is right for you, the team at Reed Hyundai Kansas City put together this model comparison, placing the Santa Fe versus the Sorento.

Browse the inventory of available Santa Fe models at our Kansas City, MO, dealership to find your favorite trim. If you have questions about how the 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe up against the Kia Sorento, give one of the Hyundai product specialists at Reed Hyundai Kansas City a call at 913-642-9600 or submit our online contact form.  We compared the 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe against the 2021 Kia Sorento, with the 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe starting at $27,000 MSRP versus the 2021 Kia Sorento, starting at $29,390 MSRP.

Performance

Everything you want to see, do and explore is yours with the rugged and adaptable Hyundai Santa Fe. Legroom for the driver coming in at 44.1 inches vs the Kia Sorento at 41.4. Both models come with a 2.4L Inline DOHC 16-Valve Engine.

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Model 2021 Kia Sorento
2.4L Inline DOHC 16-Valve Engine 2.4L Inline DOHC 16-Valve
$27,000 MSRP $29,390
18.8 gallons Fuel Capacity 17.7 gallons
25/28 MPG(city/hwy) 24/29
36.4 cubic feet Standard Cargo Volume 12.6 cubic feet

Interior Features

Since we spend our time inside the vehicle, the interior is a big deal! Now let’s see how the 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe and the 2021 Kia Sorento match up.

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Model 2021 Kia Sorento
  • YES Essentials® stain-resistant cloth seats
  • 6-way adjustable driver’s seat
  • 44.1 in. front legroom
  • Underfloor storage tray
  • Wireless Android Audio™ and Apple CarPlay®
  • Rearview monitor with parking guidance
Key Specs
  • Black cloth seats with cloth trim
  • One-touch slide and fold 2nd-row seats
  • 41.4 in. front legroom
  • Kia Drive Wise Driver Assist technology
  • Android Audio™ and Apple CarPlay®
  • Rearview monitor with dynamic parking guidance

2021 Hyundai Kona safety

Safety

Drive with confidence behind the wheel of either the 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe or the 2021 Kia Sorento. Whether you value all the driver-assistive tech or a more traditional approach to safety, both models offer features for you to consider. Look through the table below for more details.

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Model 2021 Kia Sorento
  • Back-Up Camera
  • Rear Parking Aid
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • ABS
  • Tire Pressure Monitor
  • Brake Assist
  • Stability Control
  • Traction Control
Safety Features
  • Back-Up Camera
  • Rear-View Monitor
  • Dynamic Parking Assist
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • ABS
  • Tire Pressure Monitor
  • 4-wheel disc brakes
  • Stability Control
  • Traction Control