2021 Kia Sportage MPG

May 27th, 2021 by
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When equipped with the base 2.4L engine and front-wheel drive, the 2021 Kia Sportage fuel economy reaches an impressive estimated 23 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway. Even with an upgraded turbo 2.0L engine under the hood, the Sportage mpg rates up to 20 city and 28 highway. Looking to learn more about what this compact SUV can do for your daily drives in Saugus? Read on to learn more with our team today.

2021 Kia Sportage Fuel Economy Specs

How much can you expect to pay at the pump when you drive a Sportage? Fuel economy figures will depend on several factors: trim level, drivetrain, and which Sportage engine you choose. Compare the Kia Sportage fuel economy numbers by trim level, below:

  • Sportage LX, S, and EX — Equipped with the standard 2.4L four-cylinder Sportage engine, the non-turbo trims deliver up to 23 mpg city and 30 mpg highway. All-wheel drive capability lowers the Sportage mpg slightly, to 21 city and 25 highway.
  • Sportage SX Turbo — With an upgraded  turbo 2.0L four-cylinder engine, the top Sportage trim earns an EPA-estimated 20 mpg city and 28 mpg highway. Available all-wheel drive trades all-weather traction for a lower 19 mpg in the city and 24 mpg on the highway.

2021 Kia Sportage Engine Options

There are two Sportage engines: a base 2.4L four-cylinder and a turbocharged 2.0L four-cylinder that’s available on the SX Turbo trim level. Both come paired with a six-speed automatic transmission w/OD and auto-manual, and front-wheel drive is standard across the lineup. Compare Sportage towing capacity and engine output, below:

Base 2.4L Four-Cylinder Engine

  • Max Sportage towing capability of 2,000 pounds (with trailer brakes)
  • Max output of 181 horsepower and 175 lb-ft of torque

Available Turbocharged 2.0L Four-Cylinder Engine

  • Max Sportage towing capability of 2,000 pounds (with trailer brakes)
  • Max output of 240 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque

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