2023 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2024 Kia Sorento Hybrid Review

Picture of the 2023 Jeep Cherokee

2023 Jeep

MSRP*: $37,695 to $41,295
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Picture of the 2024 Kia Sorento Hybrid

2024 Kia
Sorento Hybrid

MSRP*: $36,990 to $42,790
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MPG - City 20 - 21 MPG 36 - 39 MPG
MPG - Hwy 26 - 29 MPG 33 - 35 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 6 seats
Cargo Space 54.7 ft3 75.5 ft3
  • 180-hp, 2.4-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 270-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 227-hp, 1.6-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gas/Electric Hybrid)
Transmission Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 180 - 270 hp 227 hp
Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs 1,654 lbs
Exterior Length 182.9 - 183.1 in 189.4 in
Exterior Width 73.2 - 74.9 in 74.8 in
Leg Room Front 41.1 in
Rear 40.3 in
Front 41.4 in
Rear 40.7 in
Head Room Front 39.4 in
Rear 38.5 in
Front 40.3 in
Rear 39.1 in

*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

Passengers in the back seat may find themselves a little more cramped in the Jeep Cherokee than the Kia Sorento Hybrid. The Kia Sorento Hybrid offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Jeep Cherokee, offering the driver and front passenger a bit more room and comfort.

With the Kia Sorento Hybrid, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Jeep Cherokee, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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 Jeep Cherokee will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Kia Sorento Hybrid.

Since the Jeep Cherokee is much slimmer than the Kia Sorento Hybrid, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. The Jeep Cherokee is slightly shorter than the Kia Sorento Hybrid, which may make it easier to park.

The Jeep Cherokee has the same turning radius as the Kia Sorento Hybrid, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

With the Jeep Cherokee, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Kia Sorento Hybrid. When it comes to horsepower, the Jeep Cherokee has a lot less horsepower than the Kia Sorento Hybrid.

The Jeep Cherokee has much lower torque than the Kia Sorento Hybrid, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

The Jeep Cherokee has less seating than the Kia Sorento Hybrid, making the Kia Sorento Hybrid the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Jeep Cherokee has significantly less cargo capacity than the Kia Sorento Hybrid.