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2017 Kia Sportage

2017 Kia Sportage vs 2017 Nissan Rogue near Valdosta, GA

On your hunt for the perfect compact crossover, you want one that outshines the rest. Here at Kia of Tallahassee, we think what you’ve been waiting for is the Kia Sportage. But, you don’t just have to take our word for it. We have put our money where our mouth is with this head-to-head between the 2017 Kia Sportage vs the 2017 Nissan Rogue near Valdosta, GA, so you can be positive the Sportage is everything you want in a new crossover.

If you want to feel some serious power as you cruise down I-75, both the 2017 Kia Sportage and the 2017 Nissan Rogue boast commanding engines, but the powertrain within the Sportage goes one step further to provide you with some serious excitment. Coming standard is the 2.4L 4-cylinder engine, which cranks out 181 horsepower. In the Rogue, its similar 2.5L 4-cylinder engine only produces 170 horsepower. If you want to feel even more thrills, the Sportage also offers an available 2.0L turbocharged 4-cylinder engine. This choice kicks things up a notch with 240 horsepower and 237 lb.-ft. of torque. No additional or more thrill-inducing engine is found under the hood of the Rogue.

Our look at the 2017 Kia Sportage vs the 2017 Nissan Rogue near Valdosta, GA, continues to compare features and amenities. For starters, only the Sportage makes it easy to load in groceries from Publix when your hands are full with an available Smart Trunk. Just stand behind the Sportage with the Smart Key in your purse or pocket, and the trunk will open automatically. For bringing a camping trailer along during your weekend camping trip to Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge, you can make the most out of the Sportage’s 2,000-lb. towing capacity1. The Rogue falls short here, too, as it only delivers a 1,000-lb. towing capacity1.

In terms of features and amenities, the 2017 Sportage simply gives you more. For starters, the Sportage keeps you and your family cool on blisteringly warm days with standard privacy glass, which reduces heat buildup. Such convenience is only found on top trim levels of the 2017 Rogue. For further comfort when the temperature starts to climb, you will only find available ventilated front seats in the Sportage. If it’s state-of-the-art tech you crave, you are sure to love that the Kia Sportage boasts the latest in smartphone integration—Apple CarPlay™2 and Android Auto™3. You won’t find such convenience in the Rogue. Making this feature even better, it can be used on the 8-inch touchscreen in top trims of the Sportage. In the Nissan Rogue, the largest display you’ll have at your fingertips is seven inches. And, to make the most out of your favorite songs, the Sportage comes standard with six speakers, while the Rogue only gives you four.

There’s a lot to consider when buying a new compact crossover, and we at Kia of Tallahassee hope our 2017 Kia Sportage vs 2017 Nissan Rogue near Valdosta, GA, comparison has helped you come to an informed decision. If you still aren’t convinced, visit us today to see the Sportage up close and personal. We’re open seven days a week, so it’s always a good time to stop by!

 

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Comfort

Comfort Features

Center console trim leatherette
Shift knob trim urethane
Interior accents metallic-tone
Armrests rear folding
Armrests rear center with cupholders
Floor material carpet
Steering wheel trim urethane

Convenience Features

Cupholders front
Steering wheel tilt and telescopic
Power outlet(s) 12V cargo area
One-touch windows 1
Reading lights front
Power outlet(s) 12V rear
Cargo area light
Cruise control
Power steering
Retained accessory power
Multi-function remote keyless entry
Multi-function remote panic alarm
Power windows lockout button
Courtesy lights door
Overhead console front
Steering wheel mounted controls audio
Dimming rearview mirror manual day/night
Vanity mirrors dual
Power outlet(s) two 12V front
Assist handle rear
Center console front console with armrest and storage
Steering wheel mounted controls cruise control
Steering wheel mounted controls phone
Storage in floor
Storage front seatback
Assist handle front
Storage sunglasses holder
Storage door pockets
Cupholders rear
Storage accessory hook
Multi-function remote trunk release

Air Conditioning

Front air conditioning zones single
Rear vents second row
Front air conditioning

Safety

Mechanical

Technology

Exterior

Interior

Specs

Warranty

Crash-Test Ratings

2017 Kia Sportage SUV FWD

Overall
Front Crash Overall
Front Crash Driver
Front Crash Passenger
Side Crash Overall
Side Barrier Overall
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Side Barrier Driver
Side Barrier Passenger
Side Pole Driver
Side Combined Front
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Side Combined Rear
Rollover

Green Score

EPA Green Score ( Federal Tier 3 Bin 30 ?
EPA and California-required standards. The names refer to tables of numerical limits for the various air pollutants allowed by the standards.
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Fuel Type Gasoline
Air Pollution Score ?
The Air Pollution Score is based on the government emission standards for which the vehicle was certified to comply with and reflects vehicle tailpipe emissions that contribute to local and regional air pollution, creating problems such as haze, and health issues.
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Greenhouse Gas Score ?
This score reflects fuel emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases.
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Smartway ?
SmartWay is a designation earned by those vehicles that have combined Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Scores that place them in the top tier (approximately the top 20%) of environmental performers. SmartWay Elite is reserved for the best of the best.
N/A

EPA Green Score ( Federal Tier 3 Bin 70 ?
EPA and California-required standards. The names refer to tables of numerical limits for the various air pollutants allowed by the standards.
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Fuel Type Gasoline
Air Pollution Score ?
The Air Pollution Score is based on the government emission standards for which the vehicle was certified to comply with and reflects vehicle tailpipe emissions that contribute to local and regional air pollution, creating problems such as haze, and health issues.
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1
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10
Greenhouse Gas Score ?
This score reflects fuel emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases.
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Smartway ?
SmartWay is a designation earned by those vehicles that have combined Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Scores that place them in the top tier (approximately the top 20%) of environmental performers. SmartWay Elite is reserved for the best of the best.
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EPA Green Score ( LEV-III SULEV30 ?
EPA and California-required standards. The names refer to tables of numerical limits for the various air pollutants allowed by the standards.
)

Fuel Type Gasoline
Air Pollution Score ?
The Air Pollution Score is based on the government emission standards for which the vehicle was certified to comply with and reflects vehicle tailpipe emissions that contribute to local and regional air pollution, creating problems such as haze, and health issues.
8
1
8
10
Greenhouse Gas Score ?
This score reflects fuel emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases.
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10
Smartway ?
SmartWay is a designation earned by those vehicles that have combined Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Scores that place them in the top tier (approximately the top 20%) of environmental performers. SmartWay Elite is reserved for the best of the best.
N/A

EPA Green Score ( LEV-III ULEV70 ?
EPA and California-required standards. The names refer to tables of numerical limits for the various air pollutants allowed by the standards.
)

Fuel Type Gasoline
Air Pollution Score ?
The Air Pollution Score is based on the government emission standards for which the vehicle was certified to comply with and reflects vehicle tailpipe emissions that contribute to local and regional air pollution, creating problems such as haze, and health issues.
7
1
7
10
Greenhouse Gas Score ?
This score reflects fuel emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases.
5
1
5
10
Smartway ?
SmartWay is a designation earned by those vehicles that have combined Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Scores that place them in the top tier (approximately the top 20%) of environmental performers. SmartWay Elite is reserved for the best of the best.
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Top left vehicle shown above is the 2017 Kia Sportage LX with the Popular Package. Top right vehicle shown is the 2017 Kia Sportage SX Turbo.

Awards

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10 Most Awarded Cars of the Year (2017 Model)
- Kelley Blue Book

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10 New and Redesigned Crossovers (2017 Model)
- Autobytel

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Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study: Top Models in Segment (2017 Model)
- J.D. Power and Associates

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Best Bet: Small SUV (2017 Model)
- The Car Book

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Best Buy: Small SUV (2017 Model)
- Kelley Blue Book

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Best Family Cars (2017 Model)
- Kelley Blue Book

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Best of the Year: Nominee (2017 Model)
- Cars.com

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Best Vehicles By Class: Compact SUVs (2017 Model)
- GreenerCars.org

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Ideal Vehicle Award: Compact Crossover SUV (2017 Model)
- Auto Pacific

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Initial Quality Study (IQS): Top Models (2017 Model)
- J.D. Power and Associates

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Motorist Choice Awards (2017 Model)
- AutoPacific/Intellichoice

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Must Test Drive (2017 Model)
- Autotrader

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SUV of the Year: Contender (2017 Model)
- Motor Trend

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Top Safety Pick - Small SUVs (2017 Model)
- Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

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Vehicle Satisfaction Award: Compact Crossover SUV (2017 Model)
- Auto Pacific

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World Car Design of the Year: Nominee (2017 Model)
- World Car of the Year

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World Car of the Year: Nominee (2017 Model)
- World Car of the Year

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850-270-4703
Monday 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday Closed

Testimonials

Jade Weaver
GOOGLE
October 21, 2017

Great experience buying our first car with Eugene Butler!

Jennifer Richter
GOOGLE
October 20, 2017
Henry Kan
GOOGLE
October 16, 2017
Stephen E
GOOGLE
October 11, 2017

Small location with small offerings. The Service Department is fantastic! You are immediately greeted. They keep you informed and they provide fast warranty and recall service. VERY user friendly and affordable. I've lived in Las Vegas and Orlando prior to moving here. All KIA Service Departments have been great. I have to admit this location was superior to the others.

Ivan Fatman Henry
FACEBOOK
October 9, 2017

Christopher and Jasmin gave excellent customer service. When you go to this dealership, I advise you guys to ask for them.

Zay Gulley
GOOGLE
October 5, 2017

Mann you guys go to Kia car lot they have a man there with the best service and his name is Eugene

Chris Duggan
GOOGLE
October 4, 2017

The service folks are just great!

Melissa Tully
FACEBOOK
October 1, 2017

I went there just looking for a car. I walked out with a 2017 Kia Forte on Saturday. I was very satisfied. Thank you

Bobby Eissler
GOOGLE
October 1, 2017
Joley Brown Owens
FACEBOOK
September 30, 2017

I arrived at 5pm to just see if I would be able to get something new. I left in the late hours of the night with a new 2017 Kia Soul. I am absolutely pleased with everything. The staff worked with me to get me in payments I could afford and in a new car that is awesome. I recommend Kia Tallahassee to anyone.

nyjuah
GOOGLE
September 21, 2017

Had a wonderful experience working with Eugene Butler... he helped my cousin with purchasing her first car!!! I pray anyone going can enjoy working with him as much as we did!!!

Missy Belcher
GOOGLE
September 18, 2017

The staff was very friendly. I was just not told up front everythin that I needed to take with me in order to close the deal. It took us a while to sign the paper work but other than that I have no complaints. This is the 2nd vehicle we have purchased from Kia of Tallahassee.

Todneisha S.
GOOGLE
September 17, 2017

Eugene Butler III was phenomenal! I had a really great experience purchasing my first new car!

Judy Welch
GOOGLE
September 15, 2017

I wish I could say my customer service was the same as some of the posts on here! What started out as a day long ordeal with sales to getting left hanging once I made the purchase on a used vehicle. I called the manager after a month long ordeal with a surgery and he to this day has not returned my call for 2 service problems I have with my car! I will find another Kia who is hopefully more helpful

Nikki Maultsby
GOOGLE
September 12, 2017

I've had a great experience here at Kia today. The salesperson who I worked with was Eugene Butler. He was very honest and helpful and made buying a car a little less painful.

Rick Carter
GOOGLE
September 9, 2017
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