2019 Kia Sportage in dark blue

2019 Kia Sportage

2019 Hyundai Tucson in white

2019 Hyundai Tucson


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When it comes to finding a reliable SUV to sport on Schaumburg and St. Charles roads, you're probably comparing popular models such as the Kia Sportage vs. Hyundai Tucson to discover which is truly the better buy. With this Kia vs. Hyundai comparison, learn which model offers more power, efficiency, and interior features to keep you satisfied. Learn more at Napleton's Elgin Kia today!

Kia Sportage vs. Hyundai Tucson: Performance and Capability

One of the main ways customers can compare Kia vs. Hyundai models is by performance features, and the Kia Sportage delivers a stronger engine configuration as well as higher horsepower and torque levels over the Tucson. It also has a higher towing capacity that helps make the Sportage ideal for handling tough jobs or hauling boats and trailers for a weekend getaway.

  • 2019 Kia Sportage: 2019 Kia Sportage runs on a 2.4L 4-cylinder engine that delivers 181 hp and 175 lb-ft of torque. It gets an EPA-estimated 23 mpg/city, 30 mpg/highway, and 26 mpg/combined, and can tow up to 2,000 pounds. It's also available with Kia all-wheel drive.
  • 2019 Hyundai Tucson: The Tucson is equipped with a 2.0L 4-cylinder engine that delivers just 161 hp and 150 lb-ft of torque. It also makes an EPA-estimated 23 mpg/city, 30 mpg/highway, and 26 mpg/combined, but can only tow up to 1,500 pounds.
2019 Kia Sportage driving in snow

Kia Sportage vs. Hyundai Tucson: Interior Features

Despite the fact that the Sportage and Tucson have plenty of similar interior features such as 60/40 split-folding rear seats and a standard six-speaker audio system, there are many more features within the Sportage that you won't find available in the Tucson. Some of the additional Kia Sportage features include:

  • Kia UVO in-car connectivity featuring emergency essentials that work with most smartphones
  • Available 320-watt Harman/Kardon® Premium Surround Sound w/ Clari-Fi™ system
  • 10-way power-adjustable driver's seat with two-way power lumbar support
2019 Kia Sportage interior technology features

Kia Sportage vs. Hyundai Tucson: Warranty Coverage

While both models come equipped with reliable coverage to give you added peace of mind on Streamwood roads, only the Kia Sportage features the added Kia warranty enabling you to go further for longer in your Sportage. See what you can expect from the Kia warranty below:

  • 10-year/100,000-mile limited Kia powertrain warranty
  • 5-year/60,000-mile limited basic warranty
  • 5-year/100,000-mile limited anti-perforation warranty
  • 5-year/60,000-mile roadside assistance plan

Explore the Kia Sportage in Person at Napleton's Elgin Kia

When comparing the Kia Sportage vs. Hyundai Tucson it's easy to see that the Kia Sportage offers plenty of improved performance and interior features that are boosted by an incredible Kia warranty. And, be sure to check out other popular Kia comparisons like the Kia Soul vs. Honda Fit and Kia Optima vs. Honda Accord, or additional Kia features like the Kia Soul reviews. Browse our selection of new Kia Sportage models and new vehicle models to find your favorite and contact us to schedule a test drive near St. Charles!

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