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1997 Kia Sportage Base

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Showing the 1997 Kia Sportage Base 4dr 4x2
$3,999-$3,999 Current Listing Price
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Seats 5
Door Count 4
Engine 130-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Transmission 5-speed manual w/OD
Combined MPG 20
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 36 mo/36,000 mi


Exterior (8)
Interior (2)


Engine 130-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Transmission 5-speed manual w/OD
Transmission 4-speed automatic w/OD
Engine 2.0L I-4 DOHC 130hp
Engine torque 127 lb.-ft. @ 4,000RPM
Transmission electronic control O
5 speed manual transmission S
Engine horsepower 130-hp @ 5,500RPM
Automatic transmission 4 speed
Engine bore x stroke 3.39" x 3.39"
Recommended fuel regular unleaded
Fuel tank capacity 16 gal.
Manual transmission 5 speed
# of valves 16
Fuel economy city 19 mpg
4 speed automatic transmission O
Engine liters 2.0
Cylinder configuration I-4
Overdrive S
Axle ratio 4.78
Fuel economy highway 22 mpg
Full size spare tire S
Front disc/rear drum brakes S
Rear child safety locks S
Driver front impact airbags S
Adjustable front head restraints S
Security system S
ABS brakes S
Power door locks S
Wheelbase 104.3"
Front legroom 44.5"
Front headroom 39.6"
Maximum interior cargo volume 55.4 cu.ft.
Front hiproom 52.5"
Rear hiproom 50.4"
Engine horsepower 130hp @ 5,500RPM
Engine bore x stroke 86.0mm x 86.0mm (3.39" x 3.39")
Passenger volume 99.9 cu.ft.
Interior cargo volume 25.8 cu.ft.
Front tread 56.7"
Front shoulder room 54.4"
Engine torque 127 lb.-ft. @ 4,000RPM
Rear headroom 37.8"
Exterior body width 68.1"
Towing capacity 907kg (2,000lbs)
Drag coefficient .39
GVWR 4,204 lbs.
Turning radius 17.4'
Max trailer weight 2,000 lbs.
Rear shoulder room 54.4"
Rear legroom 31.1"
Curb weight 3,170 lbs.
Engine displacement 122
Exterior length 159.3"
Exterior height 65.0"
Rear tread 56.7"
Interior cargo volume seats folded 55.4 cu.ft.
Alloy wheels O
Front anti-roll bar S
Front tires 205/75SR15.0
Speed-sensing steering S
Rear tires 205/75SR15.0
Power steering S
Rear anti-roll bar S
Roof rack O
Number of doors 4
Front tow hooks S
Power door mirrors S
Front mud flaps O
Rear cargo liftgate
Spoiler O
Chrome side window moldings S
Manual folding door mirrors S
Body-colored bumpers S
Grille body-colored
Rear mud flaps O
Front cupholder S
Air conditioning O
Passenger door bin S
Driver door bin S
12V DC power outlet 1
Power windows S
Covered floor storage S
Day-night rearview mirror S
Full floor console S
Air conditioning O
Passenger manual folding mirror S
12V DC power outlet 1
Power rear windows S
Power windows S
Front cupholders S
Day-night rearview mirror S
Driver manual folding mirror S
Full floor console S
Passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Reclining passenger seat S
Cargo space floor carpet
Max seating capacity 5
Front seats bucket
Full headliner S
Cloth door panel trim S
Cloth upholstery S
Front bucket seats S
Floor mats O
Number of driver seat adjustments 4
Max. seating capacity of 5 S
Split folding rear seat S
Driver fore/aft adjustment S
Number of passenger seat adjustments 4
Driver lumbar support S
Rear bench seat S
Reclining driver seat S
Carpeted cargo space S
Full carpet floor covering S
Primary monitor touchscreen S
AM/FM radio O
In-dash CD changer O
Premium audio system O
Radio O
Seek-scan O
Cassette O
CD player O
Tinted windows S
Trip odometer S
Aero-composite headlamps S
Rear window defroster S
Tachometer S
Light tinted windows S
Center high mounted stop light S
Water temp gauge S
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 60/100,000
Basic warranty (months/miles) 36/36,000
Major components warranty (months/miles) 60/60,000
Roadside assistance warranty (months/miles) 36 /36,000

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