Prices and upgrades have been announced for the 2022 Kia Telluride, the increasingly popular sport utility vehicle.
Introduced as a concept car in 2016, the vehicle debuted in the spring of 2019 as a 2020 model.
Named after the town of Telluride, Colorado, the SUV is the largest vehicle Kia has manufactured in the United States.
Kia Telluride: Top Sales, Awards
Among other accolades, the Telluride was named the 2020 World Car of the Year as well as SUV of the Year. The large SUV had a 28 percent increase in sales from 2019 to 2020. It was the 11th best-selling SUV in the United States in 2020 among the nearly 50 large SUVs offered.
For 2022, the Telluride will receive new Kia badging and a slightly redesigned radiator grille. The interior will feature a larger 10.25-inch navigation display, fully automatic temperature control and highway driving assist to the LX and S trims. Navigation Based Smart Cruise Control-Curve will be added to all trims.
Here’s the 2022 pricing list and additional specs (excluding a $1,125 destination fee:
Pricing: LX FWD, $32,790; LX AWD, $34,790; S FWD, $35,290; S AWD, $37,290; EX FWD, $37,790; EX AWD, $39,790; SX FWD, $42,690; SX AWD, $44,590; SX-P, $46,890
Engine: 3.8L, V6, GDI Lambda-II: 291 hp/262 lb.-ft. of torque
Fuel Economy EPA-est. MPG: (city/highway/combined); FWD, 20/26/23; AWD, 19/24/21.
Specs: Highlighted Kia Drive Wise Advanced Driver Assistance Features3, Driver Attention Warning, All trims; Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist, All trims; Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist, All trims;
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist, All trims; Lane Keeping Assist: All trims; Lane Following Assist: All trims.
Dimensions: Overall Length:196.9 in.; Overall Width: 78.3 in.; Overall Height (with roof rails): 69.3 in.; Overall Height (w/o roof rails): 68.9 in; Wheelbase: 114.2 in.
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