2018 Kia SportageChange Year or Vehicle
of the 2018 Kia Sportage. Base trim shown.
From the Cars.com Vehicle Test Team
- Performance with turbocharged engine
- Accurate steering with good feedback
- Backseat comfortable for adults
- Enormous moonroof available
- Center console ergonomics
- Stubby exterior styling
- Adaptive cruise control not offered
- Price of SX Turbo
- Hesitant acceleration from a standstill with AWD
- Less cargo room than class leaders
- Five-seat compact SUV
- Choice of two four-cylinder engines
- Automatic emergency braking available
- Front- or all-wheel drive
- Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity available
What it is: The five-seat Sportage was redesigned last year with a sporty look, upgraded interior materials and beefed-up safety systems and tech features. The Sportage offers front- or all-wheel drive, and competitors include the Honda CR-V, Toyota RAV4 and Ford Escape.
The base LX trim gets updated cloth upholstery, and a new LX Technology Package includes blind spot warning with rear cross-traffic alert, lane departure warning, automatic emergency braking and power-folding side mirrors with integrated turn signals.
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This SUV has a nice interior. Wish there were more compartments to put necessary items, such as coins, cell phone, trash bag, etc... The glove compartment does not lock so there is no safe place in ... Read full review
Love all the bells and whistles and sporty style
I love this car! It has tons of extras! Love the seats, the look, the display screen and lots more! The people that created the Kia Sportage thought of everything! Read full review
The 2018 Kia Sportage currently has 0 recalls
60 months / 60,000 miles
120 months / 100,000 miles
60 months / 60,000 miles
164-point inspection, Carfax vehicle history report, 10-year/unlimited mileage 24-hour roadside assistance including trip-interruption services and lockout assistance
10 years / 100,000 miles10-year/100,000 mile powertrain limited warranty; towing/rental/travel breakdown benefits; eligible for additional comprehensive mechanical failure. Comprehensive: 12 months/12,000 miles from date of purchase.
Under 5 years / 60,000 milesVehicles receive a 164 point inspection and reconditioning.