Enhanced Kia Sportage Unveiled at the 2019 Chicago Auto Show

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Sportage on Tuesday, February 12th, 2019 at 6:32 pm
2020 Kia Sportage driving on a dirt road

Kia fans attending the 2019 Chicago Auto Show got a first look at the 2020 Kia Sportage SUV. While the model was only refreshed for the upcoming 2020 model year, SUV shoppers should expect to see a variety of appealing new features added to the lineup. Learn more about the 2020 Kia Sportage’s expected release date and see photos below.

2020 Kia Sportage Release Date and Photos

2020 Kia Sportage Turbo GDi engine

2020 Kia Sportage front interior and dashboard

2020 Kia Sportage side profile

Expected Release Date

While we don’t have specifics just yet, Kia has announced that the 2020 Kia Sportage will go on sale with limited availability beginning sometime in the first half of the 2019 calendar year. So, by summer SUV shoppers should start seeing a few models roll into their local Kia dealerships.

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2020 Updates

Along with LX, EX, and SX configurations, the 2020 Kia Sportage is gaining a brand-new S trim for the new model year. Like the other trims, the S trim will be available with front-wheel drive, all-wheel drive, and a duo of engine options.

On the outside, the 2020 Sportage will see a few adjustments to its lighting package, front grille, wheels, and bumpers. Inside, an available wireless smartphone charging tray, available leatherette upholstery, and standard 8-inch touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto will not be available.

A variety of available active safety equipment has also been sprinkled throughout the lineup including Driver Attention Warning, Lane Keeping Assist, Smart Cruise Control, Forward Collision Assist with pedestrian detection, and high beam assist. For more information on which features and safety equipment come standard on each trim, see your local Kia dealership representative.

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Keep following the Moritz Kia blog for updates on the 2020 Kia Sportage and find the current Kia Sportage lineup on sale now at our Fort Worth, TX dealership.

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