When comparing the Jaguar I-PACE's and the Kia Sportage's specifications and ratings, the Jaguar I-PACE has the advantage in the area of base engine power. The Kia Sportage has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing and resale value. Based on this comparison of the Jaguar I-PACE's and the Kia Sportage's specifications and ratings, the Kia Sportage is a better car than the Jaguar I-PACE.
Jaguar I-PACE vs. Kia Sportage Pricing
For a new model, the Jaguar I-PACE's price is between $75,185 and $84,015, with the Kia Sportage priced between $30,413 and $40,135.
Jaguar I-PACE vs. Kia Sportage Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Jaguar I-PACE loses 63.2 percent of its value and the Kia Sportage loses 42.8 percent of its value. This means the Kia Sportage retains 20.4 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Jaguar I-PACE.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Jaguar I-PACE’s base engine makes 394 horsepower, and the Kia Sportage base engine makes 187 horsepower.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Kia Sportage has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.