In comparing the Ford Expedition's and the Kia Telluride's specifications and ratings, the Ford Expedition has the advantage in the area of base engine power. The Kia Telluride has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, resale value and interior volume. Based on this comparison of the Ford Expedition's and the Kia Telluride's specifications and ratings, the Kia Telluride is a better car than the Ford Expedition.
Ford Expedition vs. Kia Telluride Pricing
A used 2024 Ford Expedition ranges from $62,785 to $89,863 while a used 2024 Kia Telluride is priced between $42,013 to $58,384. For a new model, the Ford Expedition's price is between $65,429 and $89,329, with the Kia Telluride priced between $40,076 and $56,985.
Ford Expedition vs. Kia Telluride Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Ford Expedition loses 52.4 percent of its value and the Kia Telluride loses 47 percent of its value. This means the Kia Telluride retains 5.4 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Ford Expedition.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Ford Expedition’s base engine makes 380 horsepower, and the Kia Telluride base engine makes 291 horsepower.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are fullsize SUVs, the Kia Telluride has the advantage of offering more rear head room and rear leg room. The Ford Expedition, a fullsize SUV, has the advantage in the areas of front head room, front shoulder room, front leg room, rear shoulder room, and cargo space.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the Ford Expedition and the Kia Telluride have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars.