2018 Kia Sportage

2018 Kia Sportage LX2018 Kia Sportage LX
2018 Kia Sportage EX2018 Kia Sportage EX
2018 Kia Sportage SX Turbo2018 Kia Sportage SX Turbo

Offers

Lease
2018 Kia Sportage Lease Offer Trend

According to research by Vehie.com, auto brokers currently offer special lease program on 2018 Kia Sportage LX FWD starting from $219 a month with $2,999 due at signing.

Exterior

2018 Kia Sportage Exterior Dimensions

Exterior Dimensions

  • Width: -
  • Width W/O Mirrors: 73.0 in
  • Length: 176.4 in
  • Height: 64.4 - 65.2 in
  • Wheelbase: 105.1 in

2018 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.

Interior

2018 Sportage - First Row

First Row Dimensions

Leg Room: 41.5 inHip Room: 54.3 inHead Room: 37.6 - 39.3 inShoulder Room: 57.1 in
2018 Sportage - Second Row

Second Row Dimensions

Leg Room: 38.2 inHip Room: 51.2 inHead Room: 37.9 - 39.1 inShoulder Room: 55.1 in
2018 Sportage - Cargo Area

Cargo Volume Behind Second Row Seats

30.7 ft3

2018 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.

Full Specifications

Trim

2018 Sportage LX

2018 Sportage EX

2018 Sportage SX

Configuration
  • 2.4 L, Auto, FWD
  • 2.4 L, Auto, AWD
  • 2.4 L, Auto, FWD
  • 2.4 L, Auto, AWD
  • 2.0 L, Turbo, Auto, FWD
  • 2.0 L, Turbo, Auto, AWD
Starging MSRP$23,600$26,400$32,900
Engine2.4L Inline-42.4L Inline-42.0L Inline-4 Turbo
HP181 hp181 hp240 hp
DrivetrainFront Wheel DriveFront Wheel DriveFront Wheel Drive
City22 - 23 MPG22 - 23 MPG21 MPG
Highway29 - 30 MPG29 - 30 MPG26 MPG
Combined25 - 26 MPG25 - 26 MPG23 MPG
Annual Fuel Cost$1,350 - $1,400$1,350 - $1,400$1,500

2018 Sportage SUV comes in three trim levels, with an average price that is $127 more compared to its rivals. With a heavier body, and on average more powerful engine, Sportage

Safety

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Side Pole Crash Rating
  • Complaints: 36
  • Recalls: 1

2018 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 thirty-six complaints, which is less than the average for its rivals. There is also one recall issued by Kia, which by itself is a relatively low number.

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Last updated on Nov 19, 2019 - 02:00:39 ET
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