Why You Should Buy a KIA Sportage

January 29th, 2019 by

A Brief History of the KIA Sportage

The KIA Sportage was first introduced in 1995, but the maker did major changes and introduced a newer more upgraded model in 1998. This newer model had major additions like all wheel ABS brakes, stronger airbags, new body colors, and more warranty terms.

KIA Sportage Appearance Over Time

Several new models were added to the Sportage line, namely the EX, LX and SX Turbo. Kia added a refined spaciousness combined with advanced technology across all three Sportage trims.  This new style together with exceptional comfort makes driving this car fun and captivating experience.

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Some of the KIA Sportage features:

Technology – The latest models come with many upgrades and leading technologies which enhance its performance. Some of the featured upgrades are auto light control, 5-inch audio system touch screen, UVO technology, android and apple car play, forward collision warning system, heated seats and more.

Models – Kia sells the Sportage in LX, EX, and SX Turbo trim levels. All come with front-wheel drive, and offer all-wheel drive as an option.

Efficiency – The Sportage has a naturally aspirated 4-cylinder in its LX and EX editions. The 2.4-liter inline-4 churns out 181 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque. It’s coupled to a 6-speed automatic and comes in front- or all-wheel-drive form.

The Sportage has the best fuel economy ratings of its lineup, at 23 mpg city and 30 MPG on the highway, 25 combined.

Entertainment – The base is also equipped with accelerated tech which includes rear cameras, LCD display to show, apple car play, android command, and more.

Major Safety Control – The IIHS called the Sportage a Top Safety Pick in the 2018 calendar year.  2019 earned a perfect 5-star overall crash test rating.

KIA Sportage LX

  • Style – 4 Door
  • Inventory Prices – New starting at
  • MPG – 23
  • Engine – 2.4 liter
  • Trans – 6 speed automatic
  • Drive – Front wheel drive
  • Colors –
  • Seats – 5

KIA Sportage EX

  • Style – 4 Door
  • Inventory Prices – New starting at $
  • MPG – 22
  • Engine – 2.4 liter
  • Trans – 6 speed automatic
  • Drive – Front wheel drive
  • Colors –
  • Seats – 5

KIA Sportage SX

  • Style – 4 Door
  • Inventory Prices – New starting at $
  • MPG – 21
  • Engine – 2.0 liter
  • Trans – 6 speed automatic
  • Drive – Front wheel drive
  • Colors –
  • Seats – 5

Take a Test Drive

The Kia Sportage is a great and reliable vehicle with amazing value. Because of its good crash test scores, it’s a vehicle with top safety ratings. The smooth interior, smooth and not jolty ride, and high-quality interior feel makes it appealing for anyone. Especially those looking to buy a crossover SUV.  Our professional staff is here to assist you with any questions you may have about your next Kia car purchase.  Come on in and test drive one today!

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