• (2.0) 4 reviews
  • Available Prices: $719–$4,419
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 21
  • Engine: 130-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Seats: 5
1998 Kia Sportage

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by Lucky me from Clearwater, FL on November 17, 2014

We purchased a 1998 kia sportage in 2003 as a second car. The main purpose of the vehicle was the 4wd benifit. What intrigued my wife was the terrific gas mileage achieved by a 4wd suv. The sportage w... Read Full Review

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There are currently 5 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $5,000 per year.

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