2020 Kia Sportage in Mankato, MN
The Kia Sportage is not only one of the most popular crossover SUVs on the automaker’s roster available at the Kia of Mankato showroom, but it’s also one of the most well-respected models in the global automotive industry. For the new model year, the 2020 Kia Sportage picks up revised fascia elements on the front and rear. Additionally, the automaker has made its smartphone-compatible infotainment offer 8-inch touchscreen standard across the entire trim ladder. Independent reviews have already praised the new Sportage in the short time it has been available for having a smooth ride on the road that is especially quiet on the highway. Customers can schedule a test drive with the 2020 Kia Sportage at Kia of Mankato today by calling, 833-212-9673.
Connectivity technology is a very important element to almost every customer that comes to the Kia of Mankato showroom. The 2020 Kia Sportage offers several cutting-edge technologies to its potential buyers. Wireless Bluetooth connectivity continues to be found on all four trim grades. However, the Kia UVO infotainment system will also be able to support the Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ suites of applications. Not only will this capability allow drivers and passengers to use many of their favorite applications on the road, but these software options will be able to expand the native functionality of the Kia UVO system. Active safety systems are also well-represented in the 2020 Sportage lineup. Kia also offers upgrades that will add more advanced options to the vehicle’s equipment list.
Most of the trim grades of the 2020 Kia Sportage available at Kia of Mankato will be equipped with a 2.4-liter, four-cylinder engine making 181 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque. The top SX Turbo trim employs a turbocharged 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine, producing up to 240 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. Both engines use a six-speed automatic transmission.
Regardless of which engine a customer takes home in the 2020 Sportage, they can expect the Kia crossover SUV to be able to achieve 20 miles per gallon or better in the city and 25 miles per gallon or more on the highway. This holds true for models using the standard front-wheel-drive drivetrain or the all-wheel-drive system that can be added to any of the four trims.
All versions of the 2020 Sportage have seating space for up to five passengers. They each can allow for up to 41.5 inches of legroom for the driver and front-passenger and up to 38.2 inches for rear passengers – depending on how far back the people in the front set their seats. When properly configured, the 2020 Sportage can offer up to 60.1 cubic-feet of cargo volume.