Dodge Journey vs. Kia Sorento

Are you in the market for a new stylish and capable SUV? Two popular and dependable options for drivers in the Danville, IL, area include the 2019 Dodge Journey and 2019 Kia Sorento. Both boast a sporty design, advanced technology, and premium performance, but which model is best suited for your driving needs? To help you make a decision, the product experts at Courtesy Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in Danville, IL, crafted this 2019 Dodge Journey vs. Kia Sorento SUV comparison guide.

If your heart is already set on the Dodge Journey, browse our online inventory to view all 2019 Journey trims for sale, then schedule a test drive with your favorite trim package. For additional information, view the Journey hub research page. If you have any questions, contact us online or give our team a call at (217) 703-4288 and we'll be happy to assist you.

Engine Options & Towing Capabilities

The 2019 Dodge Journey and Kia Sorento both have two engine options to choose from, depending on the type of power and handling you desire. For impressive towing capability, go with the Dodge Journey, boasting a maximum towing capacity of 2,500 lbs. View the table below for engine options regarding each SUV.

2019 Dodge Journey 

Starts at $23,245 MSRP

2019 Dodge Journey SE - black

Engine Options

*3.6L Pentastar® V6

*2.4L I4

2019 Kia Sorento 

Starts at $26,290 MSRP

2019 Kia Sorento L - black

Engine Options

*3.3L V6

*2.4L I4


Achieve peace of mind on the road with advanced safety and security features of the 2019 Dodge Journey. Expect the following features on most 2019 trims:

  • Advanced airbag system with seven airbags
  • ParkSense® Rear Park Assist System
  • ParkView® Rear Back Up Camera
  • Dual-phase steel frame
  • Front and rear crumple zones
  • Brake Assist
  • Electronic stability control
  • Electronic roll mitigation
  • Protective frame 
  • Advanced brake system
  • Crumple zones
  • Sentry Key® theft deterrent system

Interior Design & Cargo Space

Surround yourself with premium comfort and convenience every time you get behind the wheel of the all-new 2019 Dodge Journey. With impressive interior design elements, you'll be excited to show off your new ride. Key interior features you can expect in select 2019 Dodge Journey trims include:

  • Heated steering wheel
  • Dimpled leather-wrapped shift knob
  • Cargo tray by Mopar®
  • Red accent stitching
  • Three-zone automatic temperature control
  • LED interior lighting
  • 67.6 cu.-ft. of cargo space
  • Seating for up to seven
  • Cargo area in-floor storage
  • In-floor cooler
  • Six-way power driver's seat
  • Third-row seats standard
  • Heated front seats


Although both the 2019 Dodge Journey and Kia Sorento will keep you entertained and connected on every drive, our experts agree that the Dodge Journey has the advancements you and your family are looking for. Key technology features you'll find in select 2019 Journey trims include:

  • Premium audio system
  • Uconnect® 3 infotainment system with 8.4-in. display
  • Premium instrument cluster with glare-free nighttime driving visibility
  • SiriusXM® satellite radio
  • ParkView® rear back-up camera
  • Remote-Start System
  • Apple CarPlay®
  • Android Auto
  • Bluetooth® voice command
  • Six Infinity® speakers
  • Universal garage door opener
  • Family Entertainment group with a flip-down second-row 9-in. screen
  • Power outlets
  • 7-in. driver information screen

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