Foton Thunder vs KIA K2500 Comparison

Foton Thunder vs KIA K2500

Find below the detailed car comparison of Foton Thunder and KIA K2500, based on price, specifications, & other features. We have the Foton Thunder priced at ₱1.128 Million, while KIA K2500 is priced at ₱965,000 - 1.155 Million . If we compare the technical specifications, Foton Thunder houses 2800 cc engine whereas KIA K2500 engine displacement stands at 2497 cc.

Overview Foton Thunder KIA K2500
₱1.128 Million ₱965,000
User Rating
Available Color(s)
Thunder Colors
KIA K2500 Colors
Fuel Type
Diesel Cars in Philippines
Diesel Cars in Philippines
Vehicle Type
Pickup Trucks
Pickup Trucks Cars in Philippines
Pickup Trucks
Pickup Trucks Cars in Philippines

Photo Comparision

  • Front Angle Low View
  • Headlight
  • Wheel
  • Front Fog Lamp
Thunder Front angle low view
Thunder Front angle low view
Thunder Images
K2500 Front angle low view
K2500 Front angle low view
KIA K2500 Images
Thunder Headlight
Thunder Headlight
Thunder Images
K2500 Headlight
K2500 Headlight
KIA K2500 Images
Thunder Wheel
Thunder Wheel
Thunder Images
K2500 Wheel
K2500 Wheel
KIA K2500 Images
Thunder Front Fog Lamp
Thunder Front Fog Lamp
Thunder Images
K2500 Front Fog Lamp
K2500 Front Fog Lamp
KIA K2500 Images

User Review Comparison

Foton Thunder
  • S
    Steven Apr 15, 2021 for Foton Thunder

    This middle-size hauler is perfect for those people who are in search of a scooter that provides them with the best riding experience. The Foton Thunder is available in two Read More

  • A
    Adrian Dec 08, 2020 for Foton Thunder

    If you are looking for a mid-size hauler for less, then Foton thunder serves you best. Foton thunder with its extreme power, a turbo-diesel pickup comes in a 4x2 or Read More

  • a
    Angelo Oct 22, 2018 for Foton Thunder

    My father had transportation business and I joined the family business too. I had to increase his business and make better scopes in the future. We made an app of Read More

KIA K2500
  • R
    Richard Sep 15, 2022 for KIA K2500

    I needed a car that was both economical and strong for my business. The engine of the vehicle was expected to be very efficient and powerful. The Kia K2500 appeared Read More

  • T
    Tanashiri Aug 01, 2022 for KIA K2500

    The Kia K2500 is a very versatile and practical workhorse. We bought the open-bed version and customized it for our logistics business. We have done inter-city trips with the K2500 Read More

  • J
    Jonathan Mar 04, 2022 for KIA K2500

    The KIA K2500 is a very popular commercial vehicle in the Philippines and it is truly worth its price. I own the K2500 Closed van and I can say that Read More

  • M
    Makisig Jan 13, 2022 for KIA K2500

    Being a head loaded with conventional driving skills, a car that offers high functionality with manual controls has always been my preference. So the Kia K2500 presents a 2.5-litre turbocharged Read More

  • B
    Buwan Dec 31, 2021 for KIA K2500

    Running a business as a transport provider to fruit and vegetables vendor is something that needs a car that does not cost much or burn fuel. I finally got the Read More

From The Experts

  • Pros
  • Cons
Foton Thunder

4x4 drivetrain works efficiently

Dual cab variant is very plush

Powerful engine with good performance

KIA K2500

Load-carrying capabilities

Torquey engine

Foton Thunder

Slightly expensive than some competitors


KIA K2500

Too simple and bland design

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Technical Specifications
Dimensions & Capacity
Seating Capacity 5 3
No Of Doors 4 2
Length 5310 mm 4825 mm
Width 2140 mm 1740 mm
Height 1870 mm 1995 mm
Ground Clearance 230 mm 200 mm
Front Tread 1600 mm 1490 mm
Rear Tread 1580 mm 1460 mm
Kerb Weight 1910 kg 1745 kg
Gross Weight 2835 kg 3380 kg
Engine Details
Engine 2.8L Diesel Engine, 4 Cylinder 16 Valve SOHC 2.5L Diesel Engine, In-Line 4 Cylinder 16 Valve DOHC
No Of Cylinders 4 4
Valves Per Cylinder 4 4
Fuel Supply System CRDi CRDi
Valve Configuration SOHC DOHC
Drive Type 4x2 RWD
Gear Box 6-Speed 6-Speed
Transmission Type Automatic Manual
Fuel Type Diesel Diesel
Engine Displacement 2800 cc 2497 cc
Power 161 hp 128 hp
Torque 365 Nm 255 Nm
Suspension & Brakes
Front Suspension Double Wishbone Torsion Beam
Rear Suspension Multi-Link Leaf spring
Wheel & Tyre
Tyre Size 265/70 R16 195/55 R15
Tyre Type Radial Radial
Wheel Size R16 R15
Alloy Wheel Size 16 Inch 15 Inch
Steering Gear Type Rack & Pinion Rack & Pinion
Adjustable Steering Column Yes Yes
Steering Column Adjustable Adjustable
Steering Type Hydraulic Power Power
Safety & Security
Side Airbag-Rear
Rear Seat Belts
Seat Belt Warning
Engine Check Warning
Leather Seats
Fabric Upholstery
Electric Adjustable Seats
Tacho Meter
Headlamp Type Projector Halogen
Air Conditioner
Power Steering
Foldable Rear Seat
Adjustable Seats
Low Fuel Warning Light
Automatic Climate Control
Rear Reading Lamp
Rear Seat Headrest
Heated Seats - Front
Heated Seats - Rear
Cup Holders-Front
Bottle Holder
Seat Lumbar Support
Multi-function Steering Wheel
Folding Table Rear
Power Windows Rear
Entertainment & Communication
Speakers Front
Speakers Rear
Integrated 2DIN Audio
Touch Screen
Centrally Mounted Fuel Tank
Front Brake Type Discs Discs
Rear Brake Type Discs Drums
Adjustable Headlights
Alloy Wheels
Integrated Antenna
Manually Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
Moon Roof
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
Power Antenna
Rear Spoiler
Rear Window Defogger
Rear Window Washer
Rear Window Wiper
Removable Convertible Top
Roof Carrier
Side Stepper
Sun Roof
Wheel Covers

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