2017 Kia Sportage Review | Dick Hannah Kia | Portland Kia Sportage

2017 Kia Sportage

2017 Kia Sportage Portland Oregon

On the market since 1993, the Kia Sportage is an absolute monster in the compact SUV class and is best described by one word, value. With carefully placed chrome accents and an aerodynamic body style, the 2017 Sportage is as sleek as the name implies. Aside from the eye-catching exterior, the interior design and technology of the 2017 Sportage is top tier and thoughtfully developed. The smooth and comfortable ride of the 2017 Sportage is complimented by high storage functionality and exciting engine performance. Offering a unique fun factor, the 2017 Sportage offers several high-end tech features and select trims offer up to 240 horsepower!

2017 Kia Sportage Review

The interior of the 2017 Sportage was thoughtfully crafted to make the experience of the driver seamless and comfortable. With a tilt and telescopic steering column, the 2017 Sportage can precisely adjust to the specifications of the driver. In addition, the 10-way power-adjustable driver seat with power lumbar support creates an optimal seating position that is perfect both for long road trips and the every-day commute. With a push-button start, easy to reach display, and multiple steering wheel controls, the 2017 Sportage is a stress-free experience for both the driver and passengers.

Rear passengers of the 2017 Sportage will enjoy ample legroom with dedicated air control and 7-step reclining seats for total comfort. The easily accessible rear 12V and USB outlets allow passengers to stay charged up and entertained while on the road. By standing behind the vehicle for three seconds, the optional power liftgate automatically opens to reveal 30.7 cubic feet of space. Folding the rear 60/40 split seats down, the 2017 Niro can offer an impressive 60.1 cubic feet of cargo storage. The rear cargo-floor-storage compartment provides additional storage room and can help to keep your precious items out of sight.

2017 Kia Sportage Portland

The standard touchscreen display is capable of supporting satellite radio, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, UVO eServices, and Voice-Command Navigation with up to an 8″ screen. For the audio lovers, the SX and the Turbo trim are available with Harman/Kardon Surround Sound Audio that includes an external amplifier and booming subwoofer. Among many other features of the 2017 Sportage, it is worth mentioning its heated outside mirrors, solar control glass, projector-beam headlights, and sound-absorbing front windshield glass.

Valuing safety, standard across all of the Sportage trims includes a rear-camera display for added safety and control. Carefully engineered for collision protection, the 2017 Sportage has dual front advanced airbags, hill start assist, crumple zones, and a rollover sensor. For those planning to take the Sportage to the great outdoors, the downhill brake control can help ease the vehicle during abnormal road conditions. Family-friendly, the Sportage is designed to keep your loved ones safe with child-safety door locks as well as lower anchors and tethers for child seat stability.


While there are many competitors in the compact SUV class, the 2017 Sportage holds its own with incredible value and functionality. At its attractive price point, the 2017 Sportage offers an exceptional amount of both performance and comfort. Standard with over 180 horsepower, the 2017 Sportage has a surprising fun factor that makes for a highly enjoyable drive. The 2017 Sportage is an experience worth having for yourself, stop by Dick Hannah Kia at the Vancouver Auto Mall and test drive one today!

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