Kia Sportage is a five-seat small-size vehicle in the SUV category. For the 2017 model year, there are three trim-lines to choose from with two different gas engines that produce from 181 to 240 horsepower. Based on the estimated annual regular gasoline spending of $2,150 to $2,650, in five years you will lose $3,000 in fuel expenses, compared to that of an average vehicle. NHTSA has given the a 5-stars overall crash rating. You can lease a 2017 Kia Sportage LX FWD starting from $259 per month.
According to research by Vehie.com, auto brokers currently offer special lease program on 2017 Kia Sportage LX FWD starting from $259 a month with $2,999 due at signing.
2017 Sportage has a relatively long wheelbase ( 105.1 in) and a wider body structure compared to vehicles of similar length and class. It is relatively heavier, too, with curb weight of 3596 - 3997 lbs.
2017 Sportage seats five adults. It has class-leading first-row passenger room on only one measurement - shoulders - and larger than average room for first-row passengers on legs and hips. When it comes to second-row passenger room, Sportage ia a class-leader on only one measurement - head - and has a larger than average room for second-row passengers on legs and shoulders. Cargo volume behind second-row seats is smaller than the average among its peers with 30.7 cu. ft.
2017 Sportage LX
2017 Sportage EX
2017 Sportage SX
|Engine||2.4L Inline-4||2.4L Inline-4||2.0L Inline-4 Turbo|
|HP||181 hp||181 hp||240 hp|
|Drivetrain||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive|
|City||22 - 23 MPG||22 - 23 MPG||21 MPG|
|Highway||29 - 30 MPG||29 - 30 MPG||26 MPG|
|Combined||25 - 26 MPG||25 - 26 MPG||23 MPG|
|Annual Fuel Cost||$2,150 - $2,250||$2,150 - $2,250||$2,400|
2017 Sportage SUV comes in three trim levels, with an average price that is $112 more compared to its rivals. With a heavier body, and on average more powerful engine, Sportage
2017 Sportage SUV has a 5-star NHTSA overall crash safety rating, which is higher than the average among other competing models. Furthermore, it has higher than average ratings for all three crash tests: Front, Side, and Side Plole. Customers have filed one hundred and sixty complaints, which is less than the average for its rivals. There are also three recalls issued by Kia, which by itself is a relatively low number.