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2015 Kia Sorento vs. 2015 Nissan Rogue Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Kia Sorento than in the Nissan Rogue. The Nissan Rogue will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Kia Sorento.

Convenience
The Nissan Rogue requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Kia Sorento, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Kia Sorento will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Nissan Rogue, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Kia Sorento and the Nissan Rogue have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Kia Sorento is much wider than the Nissan Rogue, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. When looking at overall length, the Kia Sorento takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Nissan Rogue.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the Kia Sorento does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Nissan Rogue.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Kia Sorento is clearly the choice over the Nissan Rogue for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Kia Sorento greatly out-muscles the Nissan Rogue.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Kia Sorento and the Nissan Rogue. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the Kia Sorento as you will in the Nissan Rogue.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Kia Sorento than that of the Nissan Rogue.

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2015 Kia
Sorento

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MSRP*: $24,300 - $41,700

2015 Nissan
Rogue

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MSRP*: $22,790 - $29,630
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.90% --
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 18 - 20 25 - 26
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
Highway MPG: 24 - 27 32 - 33
Engine(s): Inline-4, V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 7 5 - 7
Basic Warranty: 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $23,474 - $39,233 $21,413 - $27,824

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