2020 KIA Sportage Willamsburg VA
2020 KIA Sportage at Williamsburg Kia
While shopping for a crossover, you may come across a lot of big-name SUVs that do their best to try and deliver a substantial driving experience. Wander outside that group, and you’ll find the 2020 KIA Sportage. Being little known is not necessarily a bad thing as the Sportage makes a name for itself thanks to its smooth driving and a laundry list of features. Standard features for the Sportage include Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, plus drivers aids that include lane departure and forward collision warning systems. The further you climb up the trim ladder, the more you will find features that are rare for the class, not to mention an energetic turbocharged engine. There is so much more to cover with the 2020 KIA Sportage. Take a trip with us as we break down all it has to offer!
- 2.4-liter four-cylinder
- 181 horsepower
- six-speed automatic transmission
- lane departure warning
- forward collision warning
- automatic emergency breaking
- Apple CarPlay/Android Auto
- automatic headlights
- dual-zone automatic climate control
What Engines are Available for the 2020 KIA Sportage?
The first three trims of the Sportage come with a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine with 181 horsepower and 175 lb-ft of torque, while the SX Turbo comes with a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder that pumps out 240 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. Both engines come with a six-speed automatic transmission. Front-wheel drive comes standard, but you can upgrade the Sportage with all-wheel-drive if you so choose. The Sportage gets up to 30 mpg, which makes it one of the more fuel-efficient SUVs on the market, and if you’re looking to tow something, the Sportage can haul up to 2,000 pounds.
What are the Notable Features for the Sportage?
All versions of the KIA Sportage come with an 8-inch touchscreen, air conditioning, and multiple driving modes. The all-new Sportage S adds to this with paddle shifters, 18-inch wheels, power-folding rearview mirrors, roof rails, and a black headliner with Leatherette seat trim. The EX adds to this with heated front seats, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, and unique dashboard stitching, while the SX Turbo comes with leather seats, navigation, a heated steering wheel, and a sport-tuned suspension. Also coming standard for the Sportage EX is 19-inch alloy wheels, LED headlights and taillights, a dual-exhaust, stainless steel sport pedals, and a 320-watt stereo. The Sportage also includes an impressive amount of options so you can customize your SUV however you like. Design options include a unique front fascia with an off-road friendly 28-degree approach angle. The S and the EX have the option of an electronic parking brake, LED interior lighting, leather seats, and a ten-way adjustable driver’s seat. A Harman Kardon audio system is also an available option for the EX.
What are some of the Safety Features?
KIA takes a smarter approach to safety with a ton of standard and available safety and security features. Available is a Blind-Spot Collision Warning System which detects objects in your path and uses radar to send out visual and audio cues to warn you when objects enter your field of view. Also available is a Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection, which is designed to help detect a potential collision and apply the break in a bunch of different circumstances. And Smart Cruise Contol with Stop and Go can help you maintain a predetermined distance between you and the vehicle ahead. It can even bring you to a complete stop and start again with just the tap of the accelerator.
Final Thoughts on the 2020 KIA Sportage
When in the market for a new SUV, your shopping process can begin and end with the 2020 KIA Sportage! The engine options are powerful and fuel-efficient, there are a bunch of cutting edge features and customizable options, and the amount of safety feature provides you with something that other SUVs only dream about. We can recommend this SUV enough, and if you’re interested, the next step would be to take a test drive! Stop by the dealership and schedule one with our knowledgeable and friendly representatives. You can also browse our inventory of KIA Sportages right here on our website!