2020 Kia Sorento vs 2020 Honda HR-V

Are you looking for a small SUV that can fit your family in a comfortable and fun drive for the Topeka, KS area? At Briggs Kia, we may have just the model for you: the 2020 Kia Sorento

As a small three-row SUV, the 2020 Kia Sorento owns a versatile skillset: space for passengers and cargo, performance for towing and a sporty drive, and a premium interior for comfort and awareness. Even when comparing it to other small SUVs – such as the 2020 Honda HR-V – the model stands as a great option for anyone. Continue reading for a comparison of the two below – courtesy of Briggs Kia.

2020 Kia Sorento


2020 Honda HR-V

2.4L 4-Cylinder 6A Base Engine 1.8L 4-Cylinder CVT
185 Horsepower 141
178 Torque (ft-lbs) 127
Available All-Wheel Drive Available
Up to 5,000 lbs. Towing Capacity Up to 1,500 lbs.
Available Parking Assistance Not Available


Looking at the base engines above, the 2020 Kia Sorento has much more to offer. With a base 185 horsepower and 178 ft-lbs of torque, the model’s specifications outperform the Honda HR-V. As for the second engine option, the 2020 Kia Sorento offers a 3.3L V-6 engine. Although the base engine outperforms the Honda HR-V, V-6 models output up to 290 horsepower and 252 ft-lbs of torque. This translates to having up to 5,000 lbs. of towing capacity for a boat, RV, or trailer. Parking Assistance features are also available in the Kia Sorento – something the HR-V doesn’t offer.

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Even when it comes to the interior, the 2020 Kia Sorento offers plenty to be excited about. One feature reviewers struggle with in the Honda HR-V is the knob-navigated touchscreen; meanwhile, the Kia Sorento offers up to an 8-inch touchscreen display that includes Voice-Command, a Navigation System, SiriusXM® Traffic and HD Radio™.  Other interior features include:

  • 14-Way Power-Adjustable Driver’s Seat
  • 3rd Row Air Conditioning with Controls
  • Standard Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay®
  • Bluetooth® Wireless Technology Hands-Free Connectivity
  • Harman/Kardon® 10-Speaker Surround Sound Audio with Clari-Fi™
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Rear Camera Display
  • Remote Keyless Entry

With superior engine performance, additional seating, and a premium interior, the 2020 Kia Sorento at Briggs Kia offers an experience for any driver or family. Stop into our location in the Topeka, KS area to find the right trim level for you.

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