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2008 Kia Sportage Comparisons

LX I4 Sport Utility

General Pricing

Resale Value $16,360.00 $18,235.00 $17,039.00
Destination $675.00 $580.00 $660.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 2.0L I4 2.4L I4 2.0L I4
Horsepower 140 @ 6000 RPM 172 @ 6000 RPM 143 @ 5800 RPM
Torque 136 @ 4500 RPM 165 @ 4400 RPM 136 @ 3500 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 1975 2360 1995
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.2 X 3.7 3.5 X 3.8 3.3 X 3.5
Compression Ratio 10:1 10.5:1 10.5:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 20 N/A 21
Highway (mpg) 25 N/A 28

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3229.8 3249.6 2932.1
Wheelbase (in.) 103.5 103.7 98.4
Length (in.) 171.3 173.6 162.8
Width (in.) 70.9 69.1 69.1
Height (in.) 66.7 65.7 63.2
Track Front (in.) 60.6 59.8 59.1
Track Rear (in.) 60.6 59.8 58.9
Ground Clearance (in.) 7.7 8.1 6.9

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 40.7 41.0 39.6
Rear Headroom (in.) 39.4 39.3 37.6
Front Legroom (in.) 42.1 40.6 41.4
Rear Legroom (in.) 37.2 39.4 35.9
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 56.7 54.6 53.3
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 56.3 54.0 52.8
Front Hip Room (in.) 54.6 52.3 51.0
Rear Hip Room (in.) 54.6 51.0 47.0

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) N/A N/A N/A

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension multi-link multi-link torsion
Tires 215/65R16 205/70R16 205/60R16

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. N/A Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive 4x4 wheel drive 4x4 wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) N/A Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. Std. N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player Yes Yes Yes
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control Std. N/A Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A N/A N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning N/A Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. N/A Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A N/A N/A

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. N/A Std.

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