The Kia Sportage benefits from major advances in fuel efficiency, comfort, connectivity, convenience and safety. An ambitious SUV crossover that boasts a stylish design and a strong road presence, with impressive equipment levels and interior comfort making it perfect for both everyday use and long journeys. The model comes in 18 variants and for the first time, a GT-Line version is available - adding an even sportier flourish to the model range.
The interior of the Sportage is extremely comfortable and roomy, and drivers will benefit from a leather trimmed gearshift, front & rear centre armrest and cruise control with speed limiter as part of the standard specification.
Optional features include a 7" or 8" touchscreen satellite navigation system, and the audio system is boosted by a subwoofer located in the boot. Luggage space begins at 503 litres, and has the potential to open up to a maximum 1,492 litres with the rear seats folded forward (dependant on model).
The Sportage offers a strong selection of powerful and economical engines, with a 1.6 litre, 174bhp petrol engine accompanied by 1.7 litre and 2.0 litre diesel units delivering 114bhp and 182bhp respectively. Fuel efficiency and CO2 emissions are most impressive on the 1.7 litre diesel with two-wheel drive, which attains combined consumption of 61.4mpg and 119g/km.
Kia has installed six airbags throughout the Sportage as standard safety equipment, as well as active head restraints to help reduce the potential effects of whiplash. Stability control is also included, allowing the vehicle to work together with the driver to ensure full control even during undesirable road conditions.
If you would like more information on the Kia Sportage, please contact the friendly team at Kia Castleford who will answer any of your questions and arrange a test drive for you.