Specs

Research 2018 Kia Sportage specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

LX LX FWD

Brakes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.9
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 30.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 60.1
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 30.7

Emissions

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 6.8

Engine

Displacement 2.4 L/144
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 181 @ 6000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 175 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Regular Unleaded I-4
Fuel System Gasoline Direct Injection

Exterior Dimensions

Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 64
Track Width, Front (in) 63.5
Height, Overall (in) 64.4
Height, Overall (in) 64.8
Length, Overall (in) 176.4
Wheelbase (in) 105.1

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.4

Interior Dimensions

Second Head Room (in) 39.1
Front Hip Room (in) 54.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.1
Front Leg Room (in) 41.5
Front Head Room (in) 39.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.1
Second Hip Room (in) 51.2
Second Leg Room (in) 38.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 98.6
Passenger Capacity 5

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30

Steering

Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8

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

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1650
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) 1650
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1650
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 165
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 165

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) 3305

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 X 7
Spare Wheel Material
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 X 7
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum