2023 Kia Telluride Gas Mileage

2023 Kia Telluride driving off road

At Kia of Chattanooga, we’re proud to offer a wide variety of Kia vehicles in all shapes and sizes, designed to match just about every budget and lifestyle. If you’re looking for a sporty full-size SUV with powerful capabilities and seating for up to eight passengers, you can’t go wrong with the new Kia Telluride! The Telluride is ideal for anything from Cleveland errands to a family road trip, featuring strong performance specs, top-notch features, and the latest technology inside and out.



But is the Kia Telluride fuel-efficient? You might think that a large SUV would get poor gas mileage, but the Telluride actually gets excellent MPG ratings! The Telluride enjoys up to 20 city / 26 highway with front-wheel drive and 18 city / 24 highway with all-wheel drive. We’ve got more information on the Kia Telluride fuel economy, performance specs, and trim levels in the guide below.

2023 Kia Telluride Key Performance Specs

Now that we’ve gone over the Kia Telluride MPG let’s take a look at what makes those ratings possible. Every new Kia Telluride is powered by a robust V6 engine under the hood that delivers strong performance specs to the streets of Dayton and beyond. The Telluride also boasts an impressive towing capacity if you’re interested in hauling cargo and rockets to 60 miles an hour in just seven seconds! Here are all the relevant performance specs:

  • 3.8L V6 engine
  • 291 horsepower
  • 262 lb-ft of torque
  • Top speed: 132 mph
  • 0-60 mph in 7.0 seconds
  • Front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive are available
  • Maximum towing capacity: 5,500 pounds
  • 8-speed automatic transmission
  • Up to 23 MPG combined (FWD)
  • Up to 21 MPG combined (AWD)

2023 Kia Telluride Trim Levels

When picking out a new Kia Telluride, you can choose between ten trim levels, including three X-Line packages and two X-Pro packages. The Telluride starts at $35,890 MSRP for the entry-level LX trim and tops out at $52,985 MSRP for the top-level SX Prestige X-Pro trim. Here’s the full list:

Kia Telluride Trim Levels 

  • Telluride LX
  • Telluride S
  • Telluride EX
  • Telluride EX X-Line
  • Telluride SX
  • Telluride SX X-Line
  • Telluride SX X-Pro
  • Telluride SX Prestige
  • Telluride SX Prestige X-Line
  • Telluride SX Prestige X-Pro

Test Out the Kia Telluride MPG Ratings at Kia of Chattanooga!

Interested in seeing how the new Kia Telluride handles on the Ringgold, GA roads for yourself? Contact our office to set up a test drive! We’ll take care of everything and get you behind the wheel in no time. You can also contact us or check out our model research to learn more about the Telluride and the other vehicles in our current lineup.


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