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2021 Kia Sedona vs. 2021 Toyota Sienna Review

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2021 Kia
Sedona

MSRP*: $30,400 to $41,500
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2021 Toyota
Sienna

MSRP*: $34,460 to $50,460
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Invoice* $29,336 to $39,841 $31,876 to $46,423
MPG - City 18 MPG 35 - 36 MPG
MPG - Hwy 24 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 8 seats 7 - 8 seats
Cargo Space 142.0 ft3 101.0 ft3
Engine V-6 Inline-4
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain Front-wheel All-wheel, Front-wheel
Horsepower 276 hp 189 hp
Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior Length 201.4 in 203.7 - 204.1 in
Exterior Width 78.1 in 78.5 in
Leg Room Front 40.9 in
Rear 41.1 in
Front 40.3 in
Rear 39.9 in
Head Room Front 38.7 - 39.8 in
Rear 37.4 - 39.4 in
Front 40.1 in
Rear 39.3 in
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 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
The Kia Sedona offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Toyota Sienna. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Kia Sedona and the Toyota Sienna.

Convenience
With the Toyota Sienna, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Kia Sedona, 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). Clearly, the Kia Sedona is a better financial choice over the Toyota Sienna, when considering 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 Sedona and the Toyota Sienna have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Kia Sedona is about the same width as the Toyota Sienna. When looking at overall length, the Kia Sedona takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Toyota Sienna.

Handling
The Kia Sedona has a smaller turning radius than the Toyota Sienna, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
If you've got something you need to pull, the Kia Sedona will do just as well as the Toyota Sienna, since they have about the same towing capacity. When it comes to horsepower, the Kia Sedona greatly out-muscles the Toyota Sienna.

Powertrain
Due to its much higher torque, the Kia Sedona does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Toyota Sienna.

Utility
The Kia Sedona offers greater seating capacity than the Toyota Sienna, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the Kia Sedona, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Toyota Sienna.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Kia Sedona than that of the Toyota Sienna.