Customers in Stockton looking for a three-row SUV that comfortably carries both family and gear are seriously considering the Kia Telluride. Not only does the Telluride offer a luxurious interior and an attractive exterior design, but the Kia Telluride also has an incredible value.

The Telluride offers a wealth of driver assist features in addition to an innovative infotainment system, and drivers are pleasantly surprised at the features, such as heated and cooled seats in the second row, at an affordable price. In addition, the Kia Telluride can tow a fair amount of cargo and carry the entire family safely and with ease.


The basic powertrain of the Kia Telluride is a naturally aspirated V6 gas-powered engine paired with an eight-speed automatic. This powertrain offers up to 291 horsepower and 262 pound-feet of torque. Front-wheel drive is standard for the Telluride near Roseville, but all trims offer all-wheel drive as an optional feature to enhance performance.

The Kia Telluride offers an optional suspension that is best described as a self-leveling rear air suspension. This aids in the handling of the Telluride on uneven roads outside Manteca, and the standard ground clearance of 8 inches means you don't have to worry about traversing tough roads and damaging your Telluride.

The Kia Telluride is rated to tow up to 5,000 pounds when properly equipped.

Design Features

The Telluride is spacious, comfortable, attractive and capable. The Telluride is also quite practical. The Kia seats either seven or eight passengers, depending upon whether you choose bench seating for the second row or captain's chairs.

The Telluride features sharp, handsome and rugged looks, particularly on its exterior. Features such as roof racks are optional, and there is an appearance package for Elk Grove drivers who want a blacked-out style.

Fully automatic temperature control is now available on all trims of the Kia Telluride. Even the base trim offers semi-autonomous driving in the form of adaptive cruise control.

Higher trim levels offer a Harman Kardon stereo system. Kia also offers multiple add-on packages that drivers may add, including a tow package and a prestige package (available only on the SX trim).

Safety Features

All Telluride models have a suite of driver-assist features to make the ride for customers from the Modesto area more enjoyable and safer. Standard features in the Kia Telluride include lane-departure warning and lane-keeping assist, blind spot monitoring and forward-collision warning with automatic emergency braking. However, the upper trims of the Kia Telluride will offer the following optional safety upgrades: automatic high beam headlamps, the Blind Spot View Monitor, a 360-degree camera and an upgraded adaptive cruise control.


All Kia Telluride SUVs offer a 10.3-inch infotainment touchscreen display. The popular content in this infotainment system include access to Apple CarPlay┬« and Android Auto™. Wireless smartphone charging is available, and Bluetooth┬« connectivity is standard in all trims. Driver Talk is another neat piece of technology standard across the Kia Telluride trims, which allows for drivers to speak into the touchscreen; the driver's voice is then amplified to the rear seats so that the driver can communicate without taking one's eyes off the road.

Apple CarPlay┬« and Android Auto™ also allows for the driver to use voice-activated commands to safely carry out tasks while driving.

Trim Levels

The Kia Telluride is available in the following trim levels:

  • LX
  • S
  • EX
  • SX

The Kia Telluride offers customers here in Stockton a wealth of enjoyable features, even at the basic trim level. If you'd like to see the attractive Kia Telluride in person, stop by Kia of Stockton or give us a call to schedule a test drive in this fun, yet practical, vehicle.

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