2017 Kia Sportage LX vs 2017 Kia Sportage SX Turbo

Tailor-made for the family on the go, the 2017 Kia Sportage is a fan favorite at Moritz Kia. Armed with an athletic style, affordable price, an arsenal of features and fun-to-drive engine options, the Kia Sportage will check all the boxes. Available in three trim levels - LX, EX and SX Turbo - the Kia Sportage will cater to your specifications. Explore popular Kia Sportage trim levels and find the right fit with this 2017 Kia Sportage LX vs 2017 Kia Sportage SX Turbo review.

A dynamic and fun-to-drive compact crossover, the 2017 Kia Sportage is a highlight of the segment. With seating for five passengers that is complemented by 30.7 cubic feet of cargo space behind the second-row seats, the Kia Sportage is perfect for family adventures. Add available Dynamax All-Wheel Drive and a maximum towing capacity of 2,000 pounds to the equation and the Kia Sportage excels in any scenario.

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2017 Kia Sportage LX VS 2017 Kia Sportage SX Turbo
$23,200 Base MSRP $32,700
181-Horsepower 2.4-Liter Inline-4 Engine 240-Horsepower 2.0-Liter Turbocharged Inline-4
23 MPG City/30 MPG Hwy Fuel Economy 21 MPG City/26 MPG Hwy
5-Inch Color Touchscreen Infotainment System 7-Inch Kia UVO Touchscreen

What Are the Differences Between the Kia Sportage LX and Kia Sportage SX Turbo?

With three available trim levels, car shoppers who have fallen in love with the Kia Sportage crossover are faced with a difficult decision to make. Explore the key differences between the entry-level Sportage LX and the top-of-the-line Kia SX Turbo with this 2017 Kia Sportage LX vs 2017 Kia Sportage SX Turbo comparison.

Power, performance and fuel economy are key elements of this overview. Kia Sportage LX trim levels are armed with the standard 181-horsepower 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine that is paired with a six-speed automatic transmission. In a front-wheel drive configuration, the Kia Sportage LX will make 23 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway. The Kia Sportage SX Turbo counters with a power-packed 240-horsepower 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-4 engine that still achieves 21 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway.

Highlight features of the stock Kia Sportage LX include a five-inch touchscreen display, a six-speaker sound system, a rearview camera, Bluetooth connectivity, remote keyless entry, woven cloth interior, LED Daytime Running Lights and 17-inch wheels. An upgrade to the SX Turbo provides an instant upgrade in entertainment with a seven-inch Kia UVO touchscreen display with access to Apple CarPlay and Android Auto to go with a Harman/Kardon® sound system.

Standard leather interior, a panoramic sunroof, a power liftgate and heated front seats amplify comfort when you choose the Sportage SX Turbo. Safety is another highlight of the Kia Sportage SX Turbo trim with a standard Front and Rear Parking Assist System, Blind Spot Detection, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, a Lane Departure Warning System and Autonomous Emergency Braking.

Visit Moritz Kia today to find the 2017 Kia Sportage trim level that is the best fit for your lifestyle and budget in Fort Worth!

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