|2021 Kia Seltos||20202 Kia Sportage|
|2.0L I-4||2.4L I-4|
|27/31 *||23/30 *|
Single frame Crossover SUV's have solidified their foothold in a market that once used to be dominated by the traditional SUVs with the body on chassis. The South Korean automaker KIA, has a long-standing history of exemplary engineering cars, and this has been proven yet again on the KIA Sportage and KIA Seltos. Both models have taken the compact Crossover market by storm, and have been serving families all around the globe. The Sportage is a little lager compared to the Seltos. Nonetheless, both cars feature an impressive array of features to provide you and your passenger with the efficiency, comfort, and safety on every trip.
The 2020 KIA Sportage houses a 2.4-Liter 4-Cylinder engine that produces up to 181 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque. If you are looking for a little more power, there is the available Turbocharged 2.0-Liter 4-Cylinder engine producing 240 horsepower and an impressive 260 pound-feet of torque. Both engines offer 2,000 pounds of maximum towing capacity. The 2021 Seltos offers two engine options, the 2.0-liter 4-cylinder and the turbocharged 1.6-liter 4-cylinder in both front-wheel and all-wheel drivetrain options. Both models offer S, LX, EX and SX trims, and multiple feature upgrade options.
The KIA Seltos comes with a rugged, stylish exterior that is very pleasing to the eye. The rounded corners give the car a touch of elegance, and the practical body design offer tons of cabin and cargo space. The vehicle has a wheelbase of 103.5 inches and 172.0 inches in length. The KIA Sportage's design is not as bold as that of the Seltos. However, it's also very appealing to the eye. The new headlights and front-grill give the car a unique profile, from looking at the exterior design of the vehicle, you can tell that the automobile offers a stylish and spacious interior. The Sportage is available in Clear White, Snow White, Steel Gray, Sparkling Silver, and Black Cherry.
Materials used for the interior finishes of both cars are well-chosen, giving a premium and refined. The Seltos comes with a touchscreen infotainment system pre-installed with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto technology, there is the available 10.3 touchscreen system available, and it offers navigation, satellite radio, and Bluetooth connectivity. The car also features an available Bose audio system with eight speakers strategically placed in the car. The speakers come with fractal textured grilles. Sportage's new design features an angled dashboard that ensures every control is well within the drivers reach. It comes with an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system that also offers Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Integration, USB ports, an Aux input, and an audio system with six speakers. For added excitement, you can get the available upgraded that houses a Harman/Kardon premium surround sound system.
Both models come equipped with a wide range of safety features, including rollover sensors, lane-keeping assist, emergency braking, and forward collision avoidance assist. With available upgrades on both vehicles, you can get additional features such as the rear-cross traffic collision warning and the blind spot monitoring system. Contact Capital Kia for more information on either of these magnificent vehicles.
* EPA fuel economy estimates. Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and your vehicle’s condition.