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Kia Sorento LX (2015)
Chevrolet Traverse LS AWD (2014)
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Kia Sorento LX (2015) vs Chevrolet Traverse LS AWD (2014): 35 facts in comparison

1. height

77mm shorter.
1.7m
Volvo XC70 (2015): 917mm
1.78m

2. Has four-wheel drive

Four-wheel drive is a system where torque is distributed to all four wheels of the vehicle. It is beneficial in some circumstances such as providing increased traction in tricky weather conditions, but is most suited to off-road driving.
Kia Sorento LX (2015)
Chevrolet Traverse LS AWD (2014)
52% have it

3. Has a rear-view camera

A rear-view camera (also known as a back-up camera) provides a view of behind the vehicle, helping to prevent accidents. It is particularly useful in vehicles with large blind spots such as pickup trucks.
Kia Sorento LX (2015)
Chevrolet Traverse LS AWD (2014)
48% have it

4. greater cargo volume (seats down)

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things. With some vehicles you can put the rear seats down in order to gain more space for cargo.
2053l
Toyota Sienna SE (2014): 4247l
3293l

5. larger fuel tank

A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.
66l
Ford Super Duty F-250 XL (2015): 132l
83l

6. greater cargo volume

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.
728l
Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet (2014): 3448l
691l

7. better fuel economy (city)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
14.9l/100 km
Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 Active (2014): 3l/100 km
17.7l/100 km

8. width

109mm narrower.
1.89m
Peugeot 208 Allure (2014): 1m
1.99m

9. longer drivetrain warranty (years)

The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft etc. This is usually longer than the basic warranty. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
10yrs
Kia Rondo Platinum (2014): 12yrs
5yrs

10. smaller turn radius

The turn radius indicates the smallest circular turn a car can make. With a smaller turn radius it is easier to perform a U-turn in one attempt instead of having to reverse back and forth in order to turn around.
10.9m
Scion iQ2 (2014): 4.2m
12.3m

11. longer wheelbase

The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).
2.7m
Toyota Tundra SR5 (2014): 3.7m
3.02m

12. higher maximum torque

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful car, and is also a good indication of its acceleration.
245Nm
Lamborghini Urus (2019): 850Nm
361Nm

13. larger engine size

This measurement is the total volume of all the engine's cylinders, also known as the engine displacement. This is one of many aspects of an engine that determine its horsepower, but generally speaking a greater size indicates more power.
2.4l
SRT Viper (2014): 8.4l
3.6l

14. Has in-car system

An in-car system (eg. Ford SYNC, Apple CarPlay) gives you extra functionality, such as navigation, taking phone calls (when linked to your smartphone) and controlling music.
Kia Sorento LX (2015)
Chevrolet Traverse LS AWD (2014)
45% have it

15. better fuel economy (highway)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
11.3l/100 km
Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 Active (2014): 3.4l/100 km
12.3l/100 km

16. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Kia Sorento LX (2015)
Chevrolet Traverse LS AWD (2014)
85% have it

17. more horsepower

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.
191hp
Hennessey Venom GT (2014): 1244hp
281hp

18. Has a petrol (gasoline) engine

A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.
Kia Sorento LX (2015)
Chevrolet Traverse LS AWD (2014)
89% have it

19. lower ground clearance

The ground clearance is the distance between the lowest point of the car and the road surface. A shorter ground clearance lowers a vehicle’s center of gravity - increasing its handling ability and reducing the chance of a rollover. However, a higher ground clearance allows you to go over more uneven terrain.
185mm
Renault Scenic 1.5 dCi 110 (2014): 59mm
183mm

20. more headroom (rear)

More headroom in the rear of the car makes for a more comfortable passenger experience, and is especially important for taller people. It is also useful if you are transporting cargo in the rear of the vehicle.
907mm
Ford F-150 SVT Raptor (2014): 1.94m
1m

21. Has front-wheel drive

Front-wheel drive is the most common type of drivetrain and offers several advantages. It is cheaper to manufacture (reducing the cost of the vehicle) and also lighter which helps improve fuel economy. Due to having the weight of the engine over the drive wheels it also benefits from increased traction.
Kia Sorento LX (2015)
Chevrolet Traverse LS AWD (2014)
36% have it

22. longer basic warranty (years)

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
5yrs
Nissan Versa Note S (2014): Unlimited yrs
3yrs

23. more headroom (front)

More headroom in the front of the car makes for a more comfortable driving experience, and is especially important for taller people.
996mm
Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTZ (2014): 1.09m
1.03m

24. greater maximum trailer weight

The maximum weight of a trailer that can be towed by the vehicle.
748kg
Chevrolet Traverse 1LT AWD (2014): 11.46t
11.46t

25. Has smart key as standard

A smart key is a wireless key that offers several benefits over a traditional key. For example when you approach the car the doors will automatically unlock, and you can turn the engine on with the press of a button.
Kia Sorento LX (2015)
Chevrolet Traverse LS AWD (2014)
28% have it

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