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2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer vs. 2021 Hyundai Kona Review

New 2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer

2021 Chevrolet
Trailblazer

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New 2021 Hyundai Kona

2021 Hyundai
Kona

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MSRP*
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$19,000 to $27,000
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$20,400 to $29,450
Invoice* $18,981 to $26,028 $19,802 to $28,168
MPG - City 26 - 29 25 - 28
MPG - Hwy 30 - 33 29 - 33
Engine(s) I-3 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** **** *****
Frontal Crash Rating** **** *****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Chevrolet Trailblazer than in the Hyundai Kona. The Chevrolet Trailblazer offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Hyundai Kona, making it a little more comfortable for the driver and front passenger.

Convenience
With the Hyundai Kona, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Chevrolet Trailblazer, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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). When looking only at MSRP, the Chevrolet Trailblazer will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Hyundai Kona. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Chevrolet Trailblazer carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Hyundai Kona.

Dimensions
The Chevrolet Trailblazer is about the same width as the Hyundai Kona. If you go with the Chevrolet Trailblazer, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Hyundai Kona.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Chevrolet Trailblazer transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Hyundai Kona.

Performance
The Chevrolet Trailblazer has a little more horsepower than the Hyundai Kona.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Chevrolet Trailblazer and the Hyundai Kona. The Chevrolet Trailblazer has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Hyundai Kona.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Chevrolet Trailblazer is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Hyundai Kona.