Kia Sportage

Price $25,295 – $39,595
Fuel consumption 7.8 – 11.9 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 80%(view ratings)
This compact SUV has a factory-standard 2.4-litre four-cylinder, but you can opt for a 2.0-litre turbo if you prefer. All-wheel drive is available on all trims except the entry-level variant. To ensure safety, the Sportage is equipped with autonomous emergency braking as well as front and rear parking sensors. Note that the NHTSA has given this vehicle a five-star safety rating.

Detailed ratings

The Car Guide rating 80%
Fuel economy 6/10
Reliability 6/10
Safety 10/10
Infotainment 8/10
Driving 8/10
Overall 8/10

What's new in 2019



  • Comprehensive equipment
  • Good basic warranty
  • Strong turbo engine
  • User-friendly infotainment system


  • High fuel consumption
  • Restricted trunk space
  • Price of SX version sky-high