• (3.4) 17 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,035$4,839
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 19-21
  • Engine: 130-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Seats: 5
2001 Kia Sportage

Our Take on the 2001 Kia Sportage

Our Take

Kia’s SUV gets minor changes this year, but bigger news is in the works for 2002, when a longer-wheelbase model is expected to arrive in the United States, perhaps with a V-6 engine. Until then, the Sportage continues as a two-door convertible and a four-door wagon.Kia is based in South Kor... Read Full Report


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Been there for me

by conbred from Gibsonville NC on July 16, 2012

My parents got me this car when I got my license, and I am now married and 21, and it's still going. I have put a ton of miles on it I know. Yes it has some issues, but most of them being minor, but t... Read Full Review

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