For the past several years, the Kia Telluride has dominated the rankings for midsize SUVs. 

There are many advantages to the Telluride, but what about disadvantages?

Your opinion of the 2023 Kia Telluride might be altered by this one issue in a midsize SUV.

Several modern midsize SUVs come with a third row. The third row in the 2023 Kia Telluride is "kid-sized

according to MotorTrend. While parents with children may not mind, shoppers who anticipated a roomy third row in the most recent Telluride

Given how frequently the Telluride is praised for its spacious interior, a third row that is too small can put off purchasers

The fuel efficiency and lack of engine alternatives are also listed by MotorTrend as drawbacks.

There is just a 3.8-liter V6 engine available for the Telluride. The engine choice is the same as that for the 2022 model year

Although fuel economy numbers have not yet been made public, critics anticipate the same gas mileage because

The Kia Telluride can travel at a rate of 20 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the interstate.

None of these shortcomings are significant enough to unseat the Telluride, but being aware of the drawbacks

The Kia Telluride is still a fantastic midsize SUV in 2023. It and the Hyundai Palisade will probably continue to hold the top spots.