Kia Sportage

Software Update Delivers Apple CarPlay, Android Auto to More Kia Vehicles

By Matt Schmitz on July 19, 2016


CARS.COM — Kia is expanding the availability of Apple CarPlay and Android Auto to more of its lineup via a software update. Eligible models include current and previous model-year vehicles equipped with either with a compatible AVN 4.0 navigation system… Read More

Software Update Delivers Apple CarPlay, Android Auto to More Kia Vehicles

By Matt Schmitz on July 19, 2016

CARS.COM — Kia is expanding the availability of Apple CarPlay and Android Auto to more of its lineup via a software update. Eligible models include current and previous model-year vehicles equipped with either with a compatible AVN 4.0 navigation system… Read More

What's the Best Compact SUV of 2016?

By Patrick Olsen on July 13, 2016

CARS.COM — Compact SUVs continue to be a best-selling segment, and why not? They carry plenty of people, cargo, pets, whatever you need. Because they're so popular, Cars.com is now testing this category every year. The 2016 Compact SUV Challenge… Read More

The 2016 Compact SUV Challenge: Multimedia Winners and Losers

By Joe Bruzek on July 13, 2016

CARS.COM — The multimedia systems tested in the Cars.com 2016 Compact SUV Challenge ranged from bare-bones basic to top-of-the-line touch-screens with smartphone integration, multiple USB ports and near-seamless usability. Each SUV offers multiple systems but these were graded on the… Read More

Headlight Safety Test Casts Shadow on Compact SUVs

By Matt Schmitz on July 12, 2016

CARS.COM — As the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety continues to shed new light on the performance of one of the most basic, yet vital, elements of car safety — headlights — automakers have their work cut out for them.… Read More

2017 Kia Sportage Video

By Mike Hanley on July 5, 2016

CARS.COM — Compact SUVs are a hot segment and Kia redesigned its entry for 2017. The new Sportage wears brawnier styling, gets two powertrains and packs features that wouldn't be out of place in a luxury SUV, including a panoramic… Read More

2017 Kia Sportage: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on June 7, 2016

CARS.COM — Like Hyundai's redesigned-for-2016 Tucson, its Kia sibling got a similar treatment. The 2017 Sportage is redesigned with a new look befitting its name, along with upgraded interior materials and a bit more rear legroom this year. Thanks to… Read More

2017 Kia Sportage Review

By Brian Wong on April 21, 2016

CARS.COM — Kia's updates to the redesigned 2017 Sportage touch every part of the compact SUV and leave it much improved. The Sportage now is among the top contenders in its class, and to me is the best all-around vehicle… Read More

2017 Kia Sportage Named IIHS' Top Safety Pick Plus

By Matt Schmitz on April 11, 2016

CARS.COM — After receiving a poor crash-test rating the previous year, the redesigned Kia Sportage came back strong for 2017. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety announced that the compact SUV earned its highest crashworthiness rating, Top Safety Pick Plus.… Read More

2017 Kia Sportage: First Drive

By Brian Wong on March 10, 2016

CARS.COM — The 2017 Kia Sportage is back with a full redesign that improves most aspects of the compact SUV. Exterior styling is new, new technology and safety features have appeared, and there also are "under-the-skin" improvements that Kia says… Read More

2017 Kia Sportage Jumps in Price, Size

By Matt Schmitz on February 22, 2016

CARS.COM — As Kia's compact SUV enters its fourth generation, the Sportage gets a little pricier for the 2017 model year. It now starts at $23,885, including an $895 destination charge; that's $840 more than the outgoing model's base price.… Read More