The 2023 Kia Sportage is a stylish and unique compact crossover that stands out from the crowd. Its extroverted styling features a set of alien-looking headlights and a distinct grille design, making it a genuinely eye-catching vehicle. The Sportage enters a new generation for the 2023 model year and offers newly available hybrid and plug-in-hybrid powertrains. The new Sportage is sure to appeal to a broader range of buyers with its updated looks and added features, making it one of the most competitive vehicles in its class.
The all-new 2022 Kia Sportage is the fifth-generation model of the popular compact SUV. Kia has revamped the car's design with a fresh and elegant exterior and an all-wheel-drive function alongside other driver-assistance technologies. If you are trying to decide between the 2023 Kia Sportage and the 2022 Kia Sportage at Concord Kia in Concord, CA, has put together a comparison guide to help you make your decision.
2023 Kia Sportage
2022 Kia Sportage
|Automatic Transmission||Transmission||Automatic Transmission|
Regular Unleaded I-4 2.5 L/152
|Fuel/Engine||Regular Unleaded I-4 2.4 L/144|
|25 City / 32 Hwy||Fuel Economy (MPG)||23 City / 30 Hwy|
|187 @ 6100|
Horsepower (Net @ RPM)
|181 @ 6000|
The 2023 Kia Sportage will be equipped with a 187-horsepower, four-cylinder, 2.5-liter engine mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission. In comparison, the 2022 Kia Sportage is offered with two powertrain options. The lower trims come with a 181-horsepower, four-cylinder, 2.4-liter engine, while the top trim is outfitted with a 240-horsepower, four-cylinder, 2.0-liter engine. The interior of the 2023 Kia Sportage has the most notable change is the new digital display screen that combines the driver's gauges with the central infotainment system. This makes for a cleaner and more streamlined look that should help keep drivers more focused on the road.
The 2023 Sportage comes equipped with a few new features: a wireless internet connection, a surround-view camera, forward collision alert, adaptive cruise control, and a blind-spot camera. If you're in the market for a new vehicle, we invite you to come by Concord Kia in Concord, CA, and check out the 2023 Kia Sportage or the 2022 Kia Sportage. We'll be happy to answer any questions and help you find the perfect car for your needs.