Looking for a highly reliable and safe SUV? If so, consider the Kia Sportage! This vehicle can seat up to five passengers and is quite stylish, making it a great choice for almost any buyer.
One of the most important things buyers ask to know about the Kia Sportage is how it does in terms of gas mileage. The gas mileage, of course, will vary based on where you perform most of your driving. But, you can expect around 22 mpg City and 26 mpg Hwy.
The Kia Sportage features an electronic 6-speed automatic transmission that comes complex with sportmatic shifting capabilities.
Enjoy a Regular Unleaded I-4, 2.4 L engine.
Stay safe with a capable anti-lock braking system that comes standard.
Rack-pinion steering powers this vehicle for an impressive curb to curb turning diameter of 34.8 feet.
TIRE AND WHEEL SPECIFICATIONS
On this vehicle, you’ll get P225/55HR18 front and wheel tires, as well as a rear wheel size of 18 X 7 inches.
Plus, a compact spare tire is included.
The Kia Sportage comes fully equipped with a strut suspension system.
For the tall drivers out there, headroom is great on the Kia Sportage.
Relax in the front seat with 39.3 inches of headroom. Or, head to the second seat for 39.1 inches of headroom.
You’ll also enjoy 41.5 inches of legroom in the front and 38.2 inches in the back.
And, for those more concerned with width, benefit from:
- 57.1 inches of front shoulder room
- 55.1 inches of second seat shoulder room
- 54.3 inches of hip room in the first seat
- 51.2 inches of hip room in the second seat
When it comes to buying a safe automobile, the Kia Sportage has you covered. With this vehicle, you’ll have access to a:
- Frontal driver airbag
- Front passenger airbag
- A front side-body airbag
- A front side head airbag
- A rear side head airbag
- Daytime running lights
- Traction control
- Fog lamps
- A back-up camera
- Stability control
- A tire pressure monitor
Finally, know that this SUV can be used for trailering. With a weight distributing hitch, the maximum tongue weight is 165 pounds. With a dead weight hitch, the maximum trailer weight is 1653 pounds, with a maximum tongue weight of 165 pounds.