The Kia Sportage made it's first appearance in the US 15 years ago, and it was a shake one. But since then, it has undergone many great improvements. Now, we can say with confidence that the 2012 Kia Sportage is better than it ever has been. The Sportage is one of the most stylish and well-rounded compact crossover SUVs on the market, and it's available right here at Kia of Waldorf, conveniently located at 3188 Crain Highway Waldorf, MD 20603.
2012 Kia Sportage Specs- General observations: tons of premium features, user-friendly controls, fun to drive, appealing exterior and interior styling, efficient and powerful engine for SX trim
- Fuel economy ratings: 21 mpg city/ 29 mpg highway
- Price: starting MSRP of $18,500 for the base model, ranging to a starting price of $26,900 for the most luxurious SX trim
- Trim levels: base, LX, EX, SX
- Upgrades for the 2012 model: more sound insulation to reduce noise and improved suspension tuning, which leads to improved handling
-Power: All models expect the SX receive a 2.4-liter, 176 horsepower 4-cylinder engine, the SX receives a turbocharged 2.0-liter, 260 horsepower 4-cylinder engine that reaches zero-to-sixty in only 6.5 seconds
This is only some of the basic information about the new Kia Sportage. To see some of its most impressive features in person, or to check out any of this year's new Kia models. As always, we'll be happy to answer any questions you may have, as well as hand over the keys for a quick test drive.