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2021 Toyota Venza vs 2021 Kia Seltos Compact SUV Comparison

2021 Toyota Venza vs 2021 Kia Seltos Compact SUV Comparison

2021 Toyota Venza
2021 Kia Seltos
2021 Venza Base Model Comparison 2021 Seltos
$32,470 Base Price MSRP* $21,990
2.5L 4-Cylinder Standard Engine 2.0L 4-Cylinder
219 Horsepower 147
40/37/39 EPA MPG Estimates (City/Highway/Combined) 27/31/29
Electronically Controlled Continuously Variable Transmission Transmission Intelligent Variable
Standard Apple CarPlay® Integration Standard
8-Inch Display Touchscreen 8-Inch Display
Features On The Toyota Venza Lineup
Available Features
Features On The Kia Seltos Lineup
  • Electronic On-Demand All-Wheel Drive (AWD)
  • Height-adjustable hands-free power liftgate with jam protection
  • Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.0
  • LED projector headlights
  • Automatic High Beams with auto on/off feature
  • Heated fabric-trimmed seats with SofTex®-trimmed bolsters
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Front and Rear Parking Assist with Automatic Braking
  • 12.3-in. touchscreen display
  • Star Gaze™ fixed panoramic roof with on/off control and power sunshade
  • Digital rearview mirror with HomeLink® universal transceiver
  • Available 10-in. color Head-Up Display
  • Illuminated doorsills and Venza logo puddle lights
  • All-Wheel Drive - with Torque Vectoring and Center Lock
  • Intelligent Variable Transmission (IVT)
  • 17-inch Alloy Wheels
  • Privacy Glass
  • 8.0-inch Touch-Screen Display w/ Rear Camera
  • Rear Camera with Dynamic Parking Guidance
  • Android Auto™ Smartphone Integration
  • Remote Keyless Entry
  • Dual-Level Cargo Floor
  • Six Airbags with Rollover Sensor
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Traction Control System (TCS)
  • Tire-Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)

See How the 2021 Venza Compares to the 2021 Seltos

If you are ready to upgrade your drive with a new compact SUV, you've probably narrowed down your search to either the 2021 Toyota Venza or the 2021 Kia Seltos. And with good reason. As the chart above shows, both new cars for sale come with impressive features, fun tech, and attractive styling. So, which one should you choose? Here at Toyota Of El Cajon, we think the answer is the 2021 Toyota Venza with its EPA-estimated 40/37/39 MPG (City/Highway/Combined). But in case you think we're biased, we invite you to our local Toyota dealer near San Diego, California, to test drive the new Venza.

The sales team at our local Toyota dealer knows the standard features and available options on the full lineup of new Toyota models inside and out. We are eager to tour you through the full lineup of new Venza models, so you can get exactly what you're looking for. When you're ready to trade up to a new Toyota, you can trade-in your used car for sale at our dealership and sell your car for cash. Many of our valued customers choose to trade in their current vehicle and save on their new car purchase.

When it comes to keeping you safe on the roads of Chula Vista, California, the 2021 Venza comes standard with Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.0 and the Star Safety System™. If you aren't familiar with the intelligent safety systems included with Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.0, highlights include a Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist, Lane Tracing Assist, Automatic High Beams, Full-Speed Range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, and Road Sign Assist.

The Star Safety System™ includes Enhanced Vehicle Stability Control, Traction Control, Anti-lock Brake System, Electronic Brake-force Distribution, Brake Assist, and Smart Stop Technology®. Does the new Kia Seltos give you all that? To start the process of taking home a new Toyota, you can apply for Toyota financing through our secure website.

Exterior Styling

The 2021 Toyota Venza hits the streets of San Diego, California, with many attractive design elements to ensure you're riding in style. The new Venza comes standard with a multi-layer dark gray front grille with chrome accent, privacy glass on all rear side, quarter and liftgate windows. Upfront, multi-reflector LED headlights and Automatic High Beams with auto on/off feature illuminate the road ahead and alert other drivers to your presence.

Financing the 2021 Toyota Venza

After you choose the next new car for your garage and get all the features you like, it will be time to decide if it's better to lease or buy. Our finance team is here to answer your questions about how buying compares to leasing and what size down payment is best on a new Toyota.

Tour the 2021 Toyota Venza Near San Diego, California

As you can see, the 2021 Toyota Venza and 2021 Kia Seltos both offer plenty of style and features, but when it comes down to it, this new Toyota hybrid SUV gives you more value for your money. Toyota Of El Cajon in El Cajon, California, invites drivers to discover this new Toyota hybrid for sale at our new and used car lot. You can browse our current Toyota inventory here on our website, then stop by our convenient location for a closer look.

We take pride in being your full-service car dealership and hope to be where you and your family come for competitive lease specials, OEM auto parts for sale, and reliable auto repair. We hope to see you soon.

*All prices are Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). MSRP excludes destination and handling charges, tax, title, license, and options. Dealer sets actual price.