Specs

Research 2016 Kia Sportage specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

LX FWD 4dr LX

Brakes

Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.2
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 54.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 31.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 26.1
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 30.9
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 46.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 26.1

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600

Emissions

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 7.4 (Est)

Engine

Fuel System Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 177 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Regular Unleaded I-4
Displacement 2.4 L/144
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 182 @ 6000

Exterior Dimensions

Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.9
Track Width, Front (in) 63.3
Height, Overall (in) 64.4
Length, Overall (in) 174.8
Wheelbase (in) 103.9

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.3

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.7
Front Leg Room (in) 41.4
Second Head Room (in) 38.5
Second Leg Room (in) 37.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.1
Front Head Room (in) 39.1
Second Hip Room (in) 49.1
Front Hip Room (in) 53.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 100
Passenger Capacity 5

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28

Steering

Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.7

Summary

Vehicle Name Kia Sportage
Body Style Sport Utility

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link

Tires

Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Size Compact
Rear Tire Size P225/60HR17
Front Tire Size P225/60HR17
Spare Tire Order Code

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200

Transmission

Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.06
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.38
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.39
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.80
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.64
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.21
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 6
Trans Order Code

Vehicle

EPA Classification Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3280

Wheels

Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 X 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 X 6.5