The incredible Telluride is the most recent Kia mannequin to realize the model’s, which it is getting as a part of a 2022 model-year replace introduced Wednesday. The brand new badge is positioned within the heart of the grille and above the Telluride script on the tailgate, the identical areas as Kia’s outdated oval emblem, in addition to on the wheel heart caps and the steering wheel.
Other than the brand new emblem, the one different exterior styling adjustments are a black end for the middle of the grille throughout the whole mannequin lineup. The Dusk Version stays accessible, which slathers the entire exterior trim in gloss black.
The bottom LX and midrange S trim ranges now get the SX’s 10.3-inch touchscreen show as commonplace, changing the outdated 8-inch unit. These two trims additionally get computerized local weather management and Kia’s Freeway Driving Help as commonplace, which beforehand had been relegated to SX and above, and each Telluride now comes with navigation-based adaptive cruise management with curve help.
Regardless of the added options, the worth bump for the 2022 Telluride is not too unhealthy. The LX now begins at $34,015 together with $1,225 for vacation spot, a rise of $600 over. At $36,515 the S is $700 pricier than the outdated mannequin whereas the $39,015 EX and $43,915 SX are each solely $200 greater than earlier than. All-wheel drive stays a $2,000 possibility throughout the board. Lastly, there’s the range-topping SX Status, which comes commonplace with AWD. It prices $48,115, which really makes it $100 cheaper than the 2021 SX Status. The 2022 Telluride is already at Kia sellers within the US.