THE AUTO CHANNEL:   TACH Home | Auto News | Reviews | Media | Forums | Classifieds

USED CAR BUYER'S GUIDE


Fuel Economy | Crash Results | Recalls | Service Bulletins | Site Map

SUV    Sedan    Truck    Van    Convertible   Coupe    Wagon   Luxury    Hybrid      CUV
Compar-A-Graphs:    Rank-By-Specs    or  4-Car Comparison
Click to print
Compare Cars Side by Side on
Features and Specifications


Vehicle 2012 Volkswagen Routan SEL Premium 2011 Kia Sedona EX LWB
1200-Lb Payload Package Yes No
130-Amp Alternator No Yes
2 Front, 4 Rear; 6 Cupholders Total No Yes
2 Front Power Outlets, 1 Integrated With Cigarette Lighter No Yes
2-Memory Adjustments For Driver Side Include Adjustable Foot Pedals, Automatic/Delayed Locking, Automatic Headlights, Exterior Mirrors, Radio and Seat Yes No
2 Wireless Headphones Yes No
3.16 Axle Ratio Yes No
3.5-Liter, 60-Degree V6, CVVT 24-Valve, DOHC, MPFI Engine; Front Mounted With Horsepower Of 271@6300, Torque Of 248@4500, Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads No Yes
4 Front Power Outlets and with 1 Inverter Yes No
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes Yes Yes
5898-Lb Gross Vehicle Weight Rating No Yes
6050-Lb Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Yes No
6-Speed Electronically Controlled Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission With Overdrive Yes No
6-Speed Electronically Controlled Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission With Overdrive and Dash Mounted Shifter No Yes
700-Amp/Hour Towing Battery Yes No
80-Amp/Hour, 660 Cold Cranking Amp Battery No Yes
Alloy Wheels, 17-In. X 6.5-In. No Yes
Alloy Wheels Front 17-in. X 6.5-in. and Rear 17-in. X 6.5-in. Yes No
AM/FM Radio With 560-Watts, Seek, Scan and 9 Speakers Total; CD Player; MP3 Player; SiriusXM Satellite Radio Yes No
AM/FM Radio With 8 Speakers Total; CD Player; MP3 Player; Sirius(R) Satellite Radio No Yes
Argon High Intensity Discharge Headlights Yes No
Automatic Climate Control Yes No
Automatic Headlights No Yes
Automatic Headlights With Time Delay Yes No
Automatic Locking Retractors No Yes
Auxiliary Audio Input Jack Yes No
Battery Saver No Yes
Black Woodgrain Located On Doors and Instrument Panel No Yes
Body Color Grille With Chrome Inserts No Yes
Body Color Rear Spoiler No Yes
Brake Assistance Yes Yes
Cargo Area Tiedown Hooks No Yes
Cargo Net No Yes
Carpet Located In Passenger Cabin and Cargo Area No Yes
Carpet Located in Passenger Cabin and Cargo Area/Trunk Yes No
Child Safety Door Locks Located on Rear Doors Yes No
Child Safety Door Locks Located On Sliding Van Doors No Yes
Chrome Grille, Body Color Body Side Moldings, Cladding, Chrome Exterior Door Handles and Chrome Side Windows Yes No
Chrome Located On Exterior Door Handles, Rear Garnish and Side Sills No Yes
Chrome Located On Interior Door Handles No Yes
Coinholder No Yes
Compact Spare Tire Yes Yes
Compass Yes Yes
Cruise Control Yes Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes No
Delayed Courtesy Light No Yes
Delayed Power Retention Yes Yes
Digital Clock Yes Yes
Driver Airbag Yes No
Driver Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment No Yes
Driver Knee Airbag Yes No
Driver Manual Lumbar Support No Yes
Driver Power Lumbar Support Yes No
Driver Power Seat Adjust 6 Ways Total No Yes
Driver Power Seat Adjusts 8 Ways Total Yes No
Dual Body Color Folding Power Adjustable Heated Signaling Exterior Rearview Mirrors No Yes
Dual Chrome Folding Power Adjustable Heated Electrochromic Signaling Exterior Rearview Mirrors With 2-Position Memory Yes No
DVD Player(s) with 1 Flat Panel Screen Located In Front Row, with 1 Flat Panel Screen Located In Second Row and with 1 Flat Panel Screen Located In Third Row Yes No
Easy Entry Device No Yes
Electrochromic Interior Rearview Mirror Yes Yes
Electronic Brake Force Distribution No Yes
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) Vehicle Stability Control System No Yes
Exterior Rails No Yes
Exterior Temperature Gauge Yes Yes
Flexible Fuel 3.6-Liter, V6, 24-Valve, DOHC, SEFI Engine; Front/Transverse Mounted With Horsepower Of 283@6350, Torque Of 260@4400, Alloy Block, Alloy Cylinder Heads; Runs On Ethanol/Gas Mixture With Up To 85 Percent Ethanol (Primary Fuel Economy With 100% Gasoline Is 17-City, 25-Highway and 20-Combined; Secondary Fuel Economy With 85% Ethanol Is 12-City, 18-Highway and 14-Combined) Yes No
Folding Extendible Side Table Located Between Seats On Front Passenger Side No Yes
Free Scheduled Maintenance for 36 Months or 36000 Miles Yes No
Front Active Head Restraints No Yes
Front Air Dam No Yes
Front and Rear Body Color 2.5-MPH Impact-Absorbing Bumpers No Yes
Front and Rear Body Color Bumpers Yes No
Front and Rear Crumple Zones No Yes
Front and Rear Cupholders Yes No
Front and Rear P225/65TR17 BSW Touring As Tires Yes No
Front and Rear Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Down No Yes
Front and Rear Power Windows With One-Touch Up and One-Touch Down Yes No
Front and Rear Reading Lights Yes No
Front And Rear Seatbelt Height Adjusters Yes No
Front and Rear Side Head Curtain Airbags Yes Yes
Front and Second Row Seatbelt Height Adjusters No Yes
Front Auxiliary Audio Input Jack No Yes
Front Carpeted Floor Mats Yes Yes
Front Covered Lower Console Storage Located On Dash No Yes
Front Door Mounted Storage Yes No
Front Dual Door Mounted Storage No Yes
Front Dual Illuminated Vanity Mirrors No Yes
Front Dual Reclining Bucket Seats With Driver Adjustable Seat Height, Adjustable Headrests and Fold-Down Center Armrests No Yes
Front Dual Reclining Heated Bucket Seats Driver Side Adjusts 8 Ways Total, Adjustable Seat Height, Power Memory, Passenger Side Adjusts 8 Ways Total, Adjustable Seat Height, Power Memory, Adjustable Headrests and Armrests Yes No
Front Dual Seatback Storage Pockets No Yes
Front Dual Sunvisors No Yes
Front Foglights Yes Yes
Front Illuminated Cigarette Lighter With Front Ashtray No Yes
Front Illuminated Vanity Mirrors Yes No
Front Passenger Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment No Yes
Front Passenger Power Seat Adjusts 4 Ways Total No Yes
Front Passenger Power Seat Adjusts 8 Ways Total Yes No
Front Power 297-mm Vented Disc and Rear Power 302-mm Solid Disc No Yes
Front Power 302-mm Ventilated Disc and Rear Power 305-mm Disc Brakes Yes No
Front Power Glass Tilt and Slide Sunroof Yes No
Front Pretensioners Yes No
Front Pretensioners With Force Limiters No Yes
Front, Second and Third Row 3-Point Seatbelts No Yes
Front, Second and Third Row Reading Lights No Yes
Front Stabilizer Bar Yes Yes
Front Tinted Glass No Yes
Front Vanity Mirror Yes No
Hard Drive with 20GB total; Yes No
Heated Washer System No Yes
Heated Windshield Glass No Yes
HomeLink(R) Universal Garage Door Opener No Yes
Illuminated Entry Yes No
Illuminated Entry Includes Ignition Key Surround and Footwell No Yes
Independent MacPherson Strut Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Gas Charged Shock Absorbers No Yes
Independent Multi-Link Strut Rear Suspension With Coil Springs and Gas Charged Shock Absorbers No Yes
Independent Strut Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers Yes No
Inflatable Spare Tire Kit Yes No
In-Glass Radio Antenna No Yes
Interior Air Filter Yes Yes
Interior Conversation/Observation Mirror Yes No
Interior Load Area Light No Yes
Keyless Entry Operated Via Card Key and Key Fob Yes No
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob No Yes
L A T C H No Yes
Leather Located On Shift Knob and Steering Wheel No Yes
Leather Seats Yes No
Leather Steering Wheel No Yes
Lockable and Illuminated Glovebox No Yes
Lockable Glovebox Yes No
Locking Pickup Truck Tailgate Yes No
Manual Air Conditioning No Yes
Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission Yes No
Manual Sunshade Located on Side Window and Sunroof/Moonroof Yes No
Memory Device Reader Yes No
Metallic Paint (If Selected) No Yes
Moquette Cloth Seats No Yes
Multi-Function Remote Operates Anti-Theft, Door Lock/Unlock and Panic Alarm No Yes
Multi-Function Remote Operates Anti-Theft, Door Lock/Unlock, Panic Alarm, Perimeter Lighting, Power Windows, Remote Ignition, Tailgate/Liftgate and Trunk/Decklid Yes No
Navigation Aid With Real-time Traffic and Voice Activation Yes No
Oil Cooler Yes Yes
Open Lower Console Storage Located On Floor No Yes
Overhead Console Storage No Yes
Panic Alarm No Yes
Passenger Airbag Yes No
Passenger Airbag Cutoff No Yes
Perimeter Lighting Activated Via Remote Yes No
Power Adjustable Foot Pedals with 2-Position Memory Yes No
Power Door Locks Operated Via Key and Remote With Automatic Locking Yes No
Power Door Locks Operated Via Remote and Internal Switch No Yes
Power Dual Side Sliding Van Doors Yes No
Power Dual Side Sliding Van Doors With Hold Open Mechanism No Yes
Power Liftgate No Yes
Power Rack and Pinion Variable Assisted Steering Yes No
Power Side Vent Window Yes No
Power Side Vent Windows No Yes
Power Speed Sensing Rack and Pinion Variable Assisted Steering No Yes
Power Tailgate/Liftgate or Trunk/Decklid Lock/Unlock Via Multi-Function Remote Yes No
Power Tailgate Lock/Unlock No Yes
Power Window Lockout No Yes
Privacy Glass/Deep Tinted Glass Yes No
Projector Beam Halogen Headlights No Yes
Rain Sensing Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers Yes No
Rear Air Conditioning Unit Yes No
Rear and Side Privacy Glass No Yes
Rear Automatic Load-Leveling Yes No
Rear Carpeted Floor Mats Yes No
Rear Electronic Parking Aid With Alarm, Camera and Ultrasonic Sensors No Yes
Rear Electronic Parking Aid With Camera and Ultrasonic Sensors Yes No
Rear HVAC Ducts Yes Yes
Rear Intermittent Window Wiper/Washer No Yes
Rear Power Outlet No Yes
Rear Seat Heating and Air Conditioning HVAC Controls Yes No
Rear Seat HVAC Controls No Yes
Rear Spoiler Yes No
Rear Stabilizer Bar Yes Yes
Rear Step Up Bumper Yes Yes
Rear Window Defroster Yes Yes
Rear Window Fixed Wiper/Washer Yes No
Remote Fuel Door Release No Yes
Remote Ignition Yes No
Remote Trunk/Decklid Release Located On Multi-Function Remote Yes No
Roadside Assistance Warranty for 36-Months, 36,000-Miles Yes No
Roadside Assistance Warranty For 60,000-Miles, 60-Months No Yes
Roof Rack 150-Lb Capacity Yes No
SBRP235/60R17 Michelin(R) Tires No Yes
Seatback Storage Pockets Yes No
Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags Yes Yes
Seat Type=captain Yes No
Seat Type=fixed Yes No
Second Row and Third Row Yes No
Second Row Carpeted Floor Mats No Yes
Second Row Dual Reclining Folding Removable Bucket Seats Manually Adjusts 4 Ways Total With Manually Adjustable Headrests and Fold-Down Center Armrests No Yes
Selective Unlocking No Yes
Semi-Independent Torsion Beam Rear Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers Yes No
Separate Driver/Front Passenger Climate Controls Yes No
Service Interval Indicator No Yes
Side Guard Door Beams Yes Yes
SiriusXM Traffic Real-time Traffic Information Yes No
Sportmatic(R) Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission No Yes
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Audio No Yes
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Audio and Cruise Control Yes No
Sus Type Door Scuff No Yes
Tachometer Yes Yes
Third Row 3-Point Center Seatbelt No Yes
Third Row 60/40 Split Folding Reclining Hideaway Bench Seat With Manually Adjustable Headrests No Yes
Third Row 60-40 Split Reclining Folding Hideaway Bench Seats With Manually Adjustable Headrests Yes No
Third Row Carpeted Floor Mats No Yes
Third Row Split-Bench Hideaway Seat Yes No
Third Row Split-Bench Power Folding Seats Yes No
Third Row Split-Bench Reclining Seats Yes No
Third Row Split-Bench Seats With Manually Adjustable Headrests Yes No
Third Row Underseat Storage No Yes
Tilt Steering Column Yes Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes Yes
Towing Prep Package Yes No
Towing Pre-Wiring Yes No
Traction Control No Yes
Traction Control Controlled by Engine Management Yes No
Trip Computer No Yes
Trip Computer With Trip Odometer Yes No
Trunk/Interior Load Area Light Yes No
ULEV Emissions No Yes
ULEV II Emissions Yes No
Underbody Tire Carrier No Yes
Universal Garage Door Opener Yes No
USB Port No Yes
Valet Lockout Yes No
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers No Yes
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Alarm No Yes
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Alarm and Engine Immobilizer Yes No
Vehicle Stability Control System Yes No
Video Player with 1 Flat Panel Screen Located In Front Row, with 1 Flat Panel Screen Located In Second Row and with 1 Flat Panel Screen Located In Third Row Yes No
Voice Activated Controls For Audio, Navigation System and Bluetooth(R) Wireless Enabled Devices Yes No
Voice Activated Controls For Bluetooth(R) Wireless Enabled Devices No Yes
Warning Lights No Yes
Warning Lights Include Coolant Temperature, Door Ajar, Electrical System, Headlights-On, Key-In-Ignition, Low Coolant, Low Fuel, Low Washer Fluid and Oil Pressure Yes No
Wireless Communication Access For Bluetooth Enabled Devices with Bluetooth Streaming Audio Yes No
Wireless Communication Access For Bluetooth(R) Enabled Devices No Yes
With 2 Wireless Headphones Yes No






Fuel Economy | Crash Results

Compar-A-Graphs:
4 Car Comparison | Rank-by-Specs
THE AUTO CHANNEL: Auto Channel Home | Auto News | Car Reviews | Media Library | Forums | Classifieds