Kia Sportage vs Honda CR-V

If you're looking for a new SUV in the Plano or Frisco area that has a unique style, an agile ride and a variety of modern features, then be sure to take a look at the Kia Sportage. This vehicle has an eye-catching design that you'll be proud to show off. It also offers responsive handling for an exciting ride, along with high-tech features that make your driving experience more enjoyable.

There are all kinds of SUVs available in the Richardson and Allen, TX area, giving you a lot of options to choose from. Some other vehicles like the Honda CR-V also offer great features and versatility, making them a good option as well. So why should you choose the Sportage over competing vehicles like the CR-V?

Why Should You Choose the Kia Sportage Over the Honda CR-V?

  • The Sportage is more affordable, starting at $23,200, than the CR-V, starting at $24,045, so you can save more.
  • Passengers can stay comfortable in the Sportage, which offers more front legroom and more rear hip room than the CR-V.
  • The Sprotage offers more comfort and convenience with features like heated front seats, multi-adjustable driver's seat, dual-zone temperature control and satellite radio. Many of these features cost extra in the CR-V, while some are completely unavailable.
  • You can enjoy more coverage in the Sportage, which offers a 60-month/60,000-milw basic  warranty and a 120-month/100,000-mile powertrain warranty, while the CR-V only offers a 36-month/36,000-milw basic  warranty and a 60-month/60,000-mile powertrain warranty.

If you're interested in learning more about the Kia Sportage, come on over to our McKinney, TX dealership serving Dallas. We would be happy to show you our available models and arrange test drives so you can see for yourself what this vehicle has to offer and decide if it's the right fit for you.

The Kia Sportage vs. The Toyota RAV4

When shopping for a new vehicle many Frisco drivers look at two or three similar vehicles to compare. Here at Huffines Kia McKinney, we know that learning about a vehicle online isn't as fun as coming down for a test drive, but it is still important. So to help our customers find the information they need and get to the most exciting part of car shopping we have compared a new Toyota RAV4 to our own Kia Sportage in a head to head comparison.

New Kia Sportage Texas

Powertrain & Performance

Drivers from Plano to Richardson spend a lot of time behind the wheel commuting to work, running errands, and setting off on weekend adventures. Which is why they are looking for a vehicle that is fun to drive and efficient. The Toyota RAV4 only has one engine to offer, a 2.5L four-cylinder engine that produces 176 horsepower. The Kia Sportage however, has two! Both of which are more powerful and efficient. The standard engine is a spirited 2.4L four-cylinder engine with 181 horsepower. Or choose the 2.0L four-cylinder turbo engine that kicks out 240 horsepower. Both Kia Sportage engines are paired with an Electronically Controlled 6-Speed Automatic Overdrive w/ Sportmatic and also has a higher standard towing ability than the Toyota RAV4.

Interior Space & Features

SUV no longer stands for a monstrously big vehicle, SUVs come in all shapes and sizes and the Kia Sportage is a versatile compact SUV. Making it great for driving around the city streets of Dallas and taking the road less traveled. So when it comes to size of a compact SUV the Kia Sportage is smaller overall and offers more interior space for a more comfortable ride for all your passengers.

What features a vehicle has to offer are like the sprinkles on top, making an already great deal even better. Like a standard rearview camera, Drive Mode Select, Smart Key w/ Push-Button Start and Immobilizer, and Overhead Sunglasses Holder. The Kia Sportage also comes standard with Under-Rear-Cargo-Floor Storage Compartment.

Price & Value

At the end of the day it all comes down to how much is it going to cost and Allen drivers will love how affordable the Kia Sportage is. The Toyota RAV4 has a slightly higher starting price, $24,410, than the Kia Sportage which starts at $23,600. Even though the Toyota RAV4 and Kia Sportage have similar starting prices but when comparing similarly equipped models the Kia Sportage outshines the RAV4 by saving you more than two thousand dollars!