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Kia Sportage
2023 Kia Sportage
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$25,990
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.6
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Nissan Ariya
2023 Nissan Ariya
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$40,000
Starting Price (MSRP)
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2022 Subaru Forester
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$25,895
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Overview

Engine
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
Engine
Electric
Engine
2.5L Flat 4 Gas
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
Single Speed Automatic
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 25 MPG
Hwy: 32 MPG
Fuel Economy
N/A
Fuel Economy
City: 26 MPG
Hwy: 33 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.3 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
N/A
Fuel Tank Capacity
16.6 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
N/A
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
Electric
2.5L Flat 4 Gas
Horsepower
187 hp @ 6100 rpm
215 hp
182 hp @ 5800 rpm
Torque
178 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
N/A
176 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Single Speed Automatic
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,373 lbs
N/A
3,454 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
1,653 lbs
N/A
1,500 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
28 MPG
N/A
29 MPG
City
25 MPG
N/A
26 MPG
Highway
32 MPG
N/A
33 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.3 Tons/yr
N/A
6.1 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
14.3 gallons
N/A
16.6 gallons
Cruising Range City
357.5 miles
N/A
431.6 miles
Cruising Range Highway
457.6 miles
N/A
547.8 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
183.5 in
N/A
182.7 in
Height
65.4 in
N/A
67.5 in
Max Width
73.4 in
N/A
71.5 in
Front Width
63.8 in
N/A
61.6 in
Rear Width
64.1 in
N/A
61.8 in
Wheelbase
108.5 in
N/A
105.1 in
Ground Clearance
7.1 in
N/A
8.7 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
N/A
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.4 in
N/A
43.3 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.6 in
N/A
41.2 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
57.5 in
N/A
58.1 in
Front Seat Hip Room
54.8 in
N/A
54.5 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
41.3 in
N/A
39.4 in
Rear Seat Headroom
39.4 in
N/A
39.6 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
55.6 in
N/A
57.2 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
53.4 in
N/A
53.5 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
74.1 ft³
N/A
74.2 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
39.6 ft³
N/A
28.9 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
39.6 ft³
N/A
28.9 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
N/A
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
38.6 ft
N/A
35.4 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
N/A
Steel Wheels
Front Wheel Size
17" x 7"
N/A
17" x 7"
Rear Wheel Size
17" x 7"
N/A
17" x 7"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
N/A
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
N/A
Double Wishbone

Tires

Front Tire
P235/65HR17
N/A
P225/60HR17
Rear Tire
P235/65HR17
N/A
P225/60HR17
Spare Tire
N/A
N/A
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Ebony Black
  • Everlasting Silver
  • Fusion Black
  • Steel Gray
N/A
  • Cascade Green Silica
  • Crystal White Pearl
  • Horizon Blue Pearl
  • Magnetite Gray Metallic

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Glacial White Pearl
  • Gravity Gray, Late availability.
  • Snow White Pearl
N/A
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Cloth Seat Trim
N/A
  • Gray, Cloth Upholstery

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Satellite Radio
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Not Available
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Not Available
Standard
A/C
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Climate Control
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Not Available
Standard
ABS
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard

US NHTSA Crash Test Result

Overall Rating
N/A
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
N/A
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
N/A
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
10 Years / 100,000 Miles
N/A
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
N/A
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
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