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2021 Hyundai Palisade Features Comparison

2021 Hyundai Palisade parked near modern house


The 2021 Hyundai Palisade from Ray Brandt Hyundai is fit for growing families in New Orleans, providing three spacious rows of seating, 18 cubic feet of trunk volume, and standard safety features like Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection. But the 2021 Palisade is not without competition, so with that said, how do the Hyundai Palisade features compare to those of competitor SUVs like the Toyota Highlander, the Honda Pilot, and the Kia Telluride? Keep reading with Ray Brandt Hyundai to find out! 

2021 Hyundai Palisade vs. 2021 Toyota Highlander: Interior Space

Whether you’re visiting family in Marrero or heading to New Orleans with a group of friends for the weekend, the 2021 Palisade ensures nothing and no one is left behind. When compared to the 2021 Toyota Highlander, the Palisade provides 14 cubic feet more passenger volume and about two cubic feet more trunk space. How does that shake out in terms of headroom, legroom, etc.? Take a look:

2021 Hyundai Palisade

  • Passenger Volume: 155 cubic feet
  • Legroom: 44.1 (front), 42.4 (rear) inches
  • Headroom: 40.7 (front), 40.1 (rear) inches
  • Maximum Cargo: 86.4 cubic feet
  • Trunk Space: 18.0 cubic feet

2021 Toyota Highlander

  • Passenger Volume: 141 cubic feet
  • Legroom: 40.4 (front), 41.0 (rear) inches
  • Headroom: 39.9 (front), 39.4 (rear) inches
  • Maximum Cargo: 84.3 cubic feet
  • Trunk Space: 16.0 cubic feet

2021 Hyundai Palisade vs. 2021 Honda Pilot: Performance 

Both the Palisade and the Pilot can tow up to 5,000 pounds in Gretna, but the Palisade delivers an overall livelier performance than the Pilot with 291 hp compared to 280 hp for the Pilot. Compare their performance specs in detail, below:

2021 Hyundai Palisade

  • 3.8L V6 
  • 291 hp
  • 262 lb-ft of torque
  • 5,000-pound maximum towing capacity

2021 Honda Pilot

  • 3.5L V6 
  • 280 hp
  • 262 lb-ft of torque
  • 5,000-pound maximum towing capacity

2021 Hyundai Palisade vs. 2022 Kia Telluride: Safety Technology

You can have total confidence traveling with your kids in the 2021 Hyundai Palisade. It’s equipped with a generous amount of confidence-inspiring safety technology, like Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection and Driver Attention Warning, plus many more. The entry-level Kia Telluride also provides these features, but if you want a fuller safety suite with Blind Spot Monitoring, it’ll cost a lot more to upgrade in the Kia Telluride. 

2021 Palisade SEL ($35,325 MSRP) Safety Features 

  • Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist
  • Park Distance Warning – Reverse
  • Rear Occupant Alert
  • Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection 
  • Smart Cruise Control with Stop & Go
  • Lane Following Assist
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • Safe Exit Assist

2022 Kia Telluride SX ($42,690 MSRP) Safety Features

  • Blind-Spot View Monitor 
  • Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • Lane Following Assist
  • Smart Cruise Control
  • Driver Attention Warning
  • Parking Distance Warning – Reverse
  • Rear Occupant Alert
  • Safe Exit Assist

Explore the New Hyundai Palisade Inventory at Ray Brandt Hyundai

After comparing the Hyundai Palisade to the competition, it’s clear to see which SUV provides the full package of interior space, exciting performance, and advanced safety features. Visit Ray Brandt Hyundai to view our new Hyundai Palisade inventory and learn about the new Hyundai specials that can help you take your new SUV home for less. With any questions, please contact us at your convenience! Our Hyundai experts are standing by to assist you.

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