Compare 2015 Kia Sportage specifications by trim levels

Sportage is a 5-seat SUV from Kia, which first hit the market back in 1999.

With the price tag ranging from $21,750 to $29,600, the Kia Sportage faces the stiff competition with the same-class rivals like Ford Escape.

Overview

Wheels

Bulb Size

The Kia Sportage has a maximum towing capacity of 2000 lbs, but double check that this applies to the configuration you want.

The Kia Sportage boasts the average fuel economy anywhere from 24 to 28 mpg, depending on the petrol type and engine capacity.

The maximum width and height is 73.00mm x 175.20mm respectively and can vary on the basis of model.

Key Specs of 2015 Kia Sportage

  • Fuel Tank: 15.3 gal

  • Wheelbase: 103.9 in

  • MPG: 21 city/28 hwy

  • 0-60 mph: 7.9 sec

  • Ground clearance: 6.8 in

  • Engine: 2.4L I-4

  • Towing: 2000 lbs

  • Towing capacity: 2000 lbs

  • Curb: 3280 lbs

  • Tires: P225/60HR17.0 BSW AS

  • Cargo: 26.1 cu.ft

  • Passenger capacity: 5

  • Dimensions(LxWxH): from 174.8 x 73 x 64.4



2015 Kia Sportage Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

The Kia Sportage is offered in 6 trim levels. Compare the trim levels to ensure you will have the desired features and will not pay for the unnecessary upgrades

Our comprehensive charts with interior and exterior specs are also designed to give you thorough details about Kia Sportage safety features and entertainment system, technical aspects, and so on.

Compare the Kia Sportage specifications & features by choosing the necessary trim level & year of manufacture.

Specs

    • Main Info

    • Body Style SUV

    • Doors 4

    • Engine

    • Engine 2.4L I-4,2.0L I-4 DOHC

    • Horsepower 182 hp @ 6000 –
      260 hp @ 6000

    • Torque 177 lb-ft. –
      269 lb-ft.

    • Transmission 6-spd w/OD

    • 0-60mph / 0-100kmh 6 - 7.9 sec

    • 1/4 mile time 14.2 - 16.1 sec

    • Dimensions

    • Length 174.8 in

    • Width 73 in

    • Height 64.4 in

    • Wheelbase 103.9 in

    • Curb Weight 3280 lbs

    • GVWR 4608 lbs

    • Towing capacity 2000 lbs

    • Ground clearance 6.8 in

    • Turning radius 17.4 ft

    • CAPACITY

    • Seats 5

    • Passenger volume 100

    • FUEL

    • Fuel tank 15.3 gal

    • City 19 - 21 mpg

    • Combined 22 - 25 mpg

    • Highway 24 - 28 mpg

    • Highway range 367.2 - 428.4 mi

    • WARRANTY

    • Powertrain Warranty 120 months/100,000 miles mths/miles



Specifications

LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

SX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

LX 4dr All-wheel Drive

Exterior length
174.8 " in 174.8 " in 175.2 " in 174.8 " in
Exterior body width
73.0 " in 73.0 " in 73.0 " in 73.0 " in
Exterior height
64.4 " in 64.4 " in 64.4 " in 64.4 " in
Horsepower
182 @ 6,000 rpm 182 @ 6,000 rpm 260 @ 6,000 rpm 182 @ 6,000 rpm
Torque
177 @ 4,000 rpm 177 @ 4,000 rpm 269 @ 1,850 rpm 177 @ 4,000 rpm
Fuel economy - city
21 mpg 21 mpg 20 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel economy - highway
28 mpg 28 mpg 26 mpg 26 mpg
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s)
7.9 seconds 7.9 seconds 6.0 seconds 7.1 seconds
1/4 mile time
16.1 seconds 16.1 seconds 14.6 seconds 15.4 seconds
1/4 mile speed
90 mph 90 mph 95 mph 88 mph
Lateral acceleration (g)
.8 .8 .9 .8
Slalom speed
59 mph 59 mph 60 mph 59 mph
Bore-and-Stroke
3.46/3.82 " 3.46/3.82 " 3.39/3.39 " 3.46/3.82 "
Curb weight
3,280 lbs. 3,280 lbs. 3,433 lbs. 3,426 lbs.
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
4,608 lbs. 4,608 lbs. 4,568 lbs. 4,608 lbs.
Maximum Trailer Weight
2,000 lbs. 2,000 lbs. 2,000 lbs. 2,000 lbs.
Wheelbase
103.9 " in 103.9 " in 103.9 " in 103.9 " in
Front track
63.3 " 63.3 " 63.3 " 63.3 "
Rear track
62.9 " 62.9 " 62.9 " 62.9 "
Turning radius
17.4 '' 17.4 '' 17.4 '' 17.4 ''
Front legroom
41.4 " in 41.4 " in 41.4 " in 41.4 " in
Rear legroom
37.9 " in 37.9 " in 37.9 " in 37.9 " in
Front headroom
39.1 " in 39.1 " in 39.1 " in 39.1 " in
Rear headroom
38.5 " in 38.5 " in 38.5 " in 38.5 " in
Front hip room
53.7 " in 53.7 " in 53.7 " in 53.7 " in
Rear hip room
49.1 " in 49.1 " in 49.1 " in 49.1 " in
Front shoulder room
56.7 " in 56.7 " in 56.7 " in 56.7 " in
Rear shoulder room
55.1 " in 55.1 " in 55.1 " in 55.1 " in
Luggage volume
26.1 cu.ft. 26.1 cu.ft. 26.1 cu.ft. 26.1 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max)
54.6 cu.ft. 54.6 cu.ft. 54.6 cu.ft. 54.6 cu.ft.
Passenger volume
100 cu.ft. 100 cu.ft. 100 cu.ft. 100 cu.ft.
Fuel tank
15.3 gal. 15.3 gal. 15.3 gal. 15.3 gal.

EX 4dr All-wheel Drive

SX 4dr All-wheel Drive

Exterior length
174.8 " in 175.2 " in
Exterior body width
73.0 " in 73.0 " in
Exterior height
64.4 " in 64.4 " in
Horsepower
182 @ 6,000 rpm 260 @ 6,000 rpm
Torque
177 @ 4,000 rpm 269 @ 1,850 rpm
Fuel economy - city
19 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel economy - highway
26 mpg 24 mpg
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s)
7.1 seconds 6.2 seconds
1/4 mile time
15.4 seconds 14.8 seconds
1/4 mile speed
88 mph 91 mph
Lateral acceleration (g)
.8 .9
Slalom speed
59 mph 59 mph
Bore-and-Stroke
3.46/3.82 " 3.39/3.39 "
Curb weight
3,426 lbs. 3,585 lbs.
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
4,608 lbs. 4,696 lbs.
Maximum Trailer Weight
2,000 lbs. 2,000 lbs.
Wheelbase
103.9 " in 103.9 " in
Front track
63.3 " 63.3 "
Rear track
62.9 " 62.9 "
Turning radius
17.4 '' 17.4 ''
Front legroom
41.4 " in 41.4 " in
Rear legroom
37.9 " in 37.9 " in
Front headroom
39.1 " in 39.1 " in
Rear headroom
38.5 " in 38.5 " in
Front hip room
53.7 " in 53.7 " in
Rear hip room
49.1 " in 49.1 " in
Front shoulder room
56.7 " in 56.7 " in
Rear shoulder room
55.1 " in 55.1 " in
Luggage volume
26.1 cu.ft. 26.1 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max)
54.6 cu.ft. 54.6 cu.ft.
Passenger volume
100 cu.ft. 100 cu.ft.
Fuel tank
15.3 gal. 15.3 gal.

Interior Features

LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

SX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

LX 4dr All-wheel Drive

Air conditioning, front
manual dual zone automatic dual zone automatic manual
Clock
in-dash in-dash in-dash in-dash
Cupholders
front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim
urethane leather leather urethane
12V DC power outlet
3 3 3 3
Overhead console
mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage
Floor console
full full full full
Floor mats
carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear
Front windows
power power power power
Rear windows
power power power power
1-touch window down
driver driver driver driver
Instrumentation
analog analog analog analog
Lighting - map lights
front front front front
Lighting - dome light
fade fade fade fade
Illuminated vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear view mirror
day-night day-night auto-dimming day-night day-night
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Fuel door release
mechanical mechanical mechanical mechanical
Seatback storage pockets
2 2 2 2
Steering wheel material
urethane leather/metal-look leather/metal-look urethane
Auxiliary visors
dual dual dual dual
1-touch window up
driver driver

EX 4dr All-wheel Drive

SX 4dr All-wheel Drive

Air conditioning, front
dual zone automatic dual zone automatic
Clock
in-dash in-dash
Cupholders
front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim
leather leather
12V DC power outlet
3 3
Overhead console
mini with storage mini with storage
Floor console
full full
Floor mats
carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear
Front windows
power power
Rear windows
power power
1-touch window up
driver driver
1-touch window down
driver driver
Instrumentation
analog analog
Lighting - map lights
front front
Lighting - dome light
fade fade
Illuminated vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear view mirror
day-night auto-dimming day-night
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger
Fuel door release
mechanical mechanical
Seatback storage pockets
2 2
Steering wheel material
leather/metal-look leather/metal-look
Auxiliary visors
dual dual

Exterior Features

LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

SX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

LX 4dr All-wheel Drive

Antenna
integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof
Body material
fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Grille trim
black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround
Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door
liftgate liftgate liftgate liftgate
Tinted windows
deep deep deep deep
Rear window type
fixed fixed fixed fixed
Mirrors
dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote
Spoiler
lip lip lip lip
Front tires
P225/60HR17.0 BSW AS P235/55HR18.0 BSW AS P235/55HR18.0 BSW AS P225/60HR17.0 BSW AS
Wheels
17" silver aluminum 18" machined aluminum 18" machined aluminum 17" silver aluminum
Spare tire and wheel
compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel
Windshield wipers - front
variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent
Rear window wipers
fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval
Fog/driving lights
front front
Sunroof
1st row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass
2nd row sunroof
fixed glass with sunshade fixed glass with sunshade

EX 4dr All-wheel Drive

SX 4dr All-wheel Drive

Antenna
integrated roof integrated roof
Body material
fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Grille trim
black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround
Fog/driving lights
front front
Door count
4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door
liftgate liftgate
Tinted windows
deep deep
Rear window type
fixed fixed
Mirrors
dual power remote dual power remote
Sunroof
1st row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Spoiler
lip lip
Front tires
P235/55HR18.0 BSW AS P235/55HR18.0 BSW AS
Wheels
18" machined aluminum 18" machined aluminum
Spare tire and wheel
compact steel compact steel
Windshield wipers - front
variable intermittent variable intermittent
Rear window wipers
fixed interval fixed interval
2nd row sunroof
fixed glass with sunshade fixed glass with sunshade

Seats

LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

SX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

LX 4dr All-wheel Drive

Front seat type
bucket bucket bucket bucket
Standard seating
5 passengers 5 passengers 5 passengers 5 passengers
Front driver seat direction controls
6-way 6-way power 6-way power 6-way
Front passenger seat direction controls
4-way 4-way 4-way 4-way
Front armrests
center center center center
Front head restraints
adjustable adjustable adjustable adjustable
Rear seats
60-40 bench 60-40 bench 60-40 bench 60-40 bench
Rear head restraints
3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable
Seat trim
cloth cloth cloth cloth
Lumbar support
driver driver
Heated front seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Cooled front seats
driver and passenger driver and passenger

EX 4dr All-wheel Drive

SX 4dr All-wheel Drive

Front seat type
bucket bucket
Standard seating
5 passengers 5 passengers
Front driver seat direction controls
6-way power 6-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls
4-way 4-way
Lumbar support
driver driver
Front armrests
center center
Front head restraints
adjustable adjustable
Heated front seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Rear seats
60-40 bench 60-40 bench
Rear head restraints
3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable
Seat trim
cloth cloth
Cooled front seats
driver and passenger driver and passenger

Entertainment System

LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

SX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

LX 4dr All-wheel Drive

Radio
SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
CD player
in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single
Speakers
6 7 Infinity 7 Infinity 6
1st row LCD screen
1 1 1 1
Navigation system
yes with voice activation yes with voice activation

EX 4dr All-wheel Drive

SX 4dr All-wheel Drive

Radio
SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan
CD player
in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single
Speakers
7 Infinity 7 Infinity
Navigation system
yes with voice activation yes with voice activation
1st row LCD screen
1 1

Safety and Security Features

LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

SX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

LX 4dr All-wheel Drive

Airbags, frontal
driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact
seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain
curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row
Traction control
ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Height adjustable seatbelts
front front front front
Seatbelt pre-tensioners
front front front front
Headlights
halogen halogen high intensity low beam, Xenon halogen
Exterior light control
fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic
Remote keyless entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Door locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock

EX 4dr All-wheel Drive

SX 4dr All-wheel Drive

Airbags, frontal
driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact
seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain
curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row
Traction control
ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Height adjustable seatbelts
front front
Seatbelt pre-tensioners
front front
Headlights
halogen high intensity low beam, Xenon
Exterior light control
fully automatic fully automatic
Remote keyless entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Door locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock

Mechanical Features

LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

SX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

LX 4dr All-wheel Drive

Engine
2.4L I-4 2.4L I-4 2.0L I-4 2.4L I-4
Engine - valvetrain
DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC
Recommended fuel
regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel
Drive type
front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel all wheel
Exhaust
stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel
Steering
rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion
Suspension tuning
regular regular regular regular
Front suspension type
strut strut strut strut
Front shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs
coil coil coil coil
Rear suspension type
multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link
Rear shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs
coil coil coil coil
Sequential shift control
Sportmatic Sportmatic Sportmatic Sportmatic
Transmission
6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD
Axle ratio
3.20 3.20 3.32 3.20
Turbocharger
intercooled turbo
4WD shift
electronic

EX 4dr All-wheel Drive

SX 4dr All-wheel Drive

Engine
2.4L I-4 2.0L I-4
Engine - valvetrain
DOHC DOHC
Recommended fuel
regular unleaded regular unleaded
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
4-wheel 4-wheel
Drive type
all wheel all wheel
Exhaust
stainless steel stainless steel
Steering
rack and pinion rack and pinion
Suspension tuning
regular regular
Front suspension type
strut strut
Front shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs
coil coil
Rear suspension type
multi-link multi-link
Rear shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs
coil coil
Sequential shift control
Sportmatic Sportmatic
Transmission
6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD
Axle ratio
3.20 3.32
4WD shift
electronic electronic
Turbocharger
intercooled turbo

Other Specs

LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

SX 4dr Front-wheel Drive

LX 4dr All-wheel Drive

Maximum towing capacity
2000 lbs. 2000 lbs. 2000 lbs. 2000 lbs.

EX 4dr All-wheel Drive

SX 4dr All-wheel Drive

Horsepower rpm
6000 6000
Maximum towing capacity
2000 lbs. 2000 lbs.