2014 Kia Sportage Overview
2014 Kia Sportage Exterior
The 2014 Kia Sportage benefits from a recent redesign that has its exterior styling among the freshest in its class. Sleek, aerodynamic lines create a feeling that the 2014 Sportage is always in motion, while standard 17-inch alloy wheels deliver an athletic stance and imposing on-road presence.
2014 Kia Sportage Performance
There are two available engines to power the 2014 Kia Sportage. The base is a 2.4-liter four-cylinder that produces 182 horsepower and 177 lb-ft of torque. Drivers looking for a boost in performance can opt for the available turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder that pumps out 260 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of torque.
2014 Kia Sportage Efficiency
Each of the 2014 Kia Sportage’s engines is among the most versatile in the segment. The base 2.4-liter returns 21 mpg city and 28 mpg highway, while the higher-performing, turbocharged offering impressively manages to return 20 mpg city and 26 mpg highway.
2014 Kia Sportage Interior
The 2014 Kia Sportage’s recently updated interior delivers a premium feel thanks to upgraded materials throughout and a cohesive design layout, but what is really attracting buyers is the list of standard features, which includes Bluetooth connectivity, steering wheel-mounted controls, USB/iPod integration, and a six-speaker sound system.
2014 Kia Sportage Safety
Standard safety features on the 2014 Kia Sportage include, traction and stability control, hill start assist, electronic brakeforce distribution, brake assist, a rollover sensor, and a comprehensive suite of airbags.