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2022 Kia Telluride SX V6 AWD, A fine ride.

Telluride. What's it evoke for you? A former Victorian gold mining town in the Colorado Rockies and now a ski resort? For me it's a Nitty Gritty Dirt Band song of the same name, a song that makes me smile and feel warm inside. Telluride seems like a perfect name for an SUV. It ranks right up there with Explorer and Tahoe. I have driven two Tellurides before and really liked them. My opinion hasn't changed - The Telluride is a very nice SUV. To give you an idea of the size of the Telluride it's easiest to just compare it to some of its better known competitors. It is about the same size as a Honda Pilot or Ford Explorer.  There is only one engine available in the Telluride, a 3.8-liter, DOHC, all-aluminum V6 that puts out 291 hp and 262 lb.-ft. or torque. The power goes through an 8-speed automatic transmission to either just the front wheels or all four depending on how you order it. On paper there is a slight reduction in fuel economy with AWD but in reality I never sa

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