Kia Sportage vs. Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross

Black Cherry
VS
Bronze Metallic

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$20,083 - $22,662
$19,758 - $22,597

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.83 / 5
6 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
181 hp
152 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Not Available

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.4L GDI DOHC 16V I4
1.5L Direct

Interior Features

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Not Available

Privacy Glass

Privacy Glass
Optional
Not Available

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.5 in.
40.9 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.3 in.
39.5 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
38.2 in.
35.3 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39.1 in.
37.3 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Not Available

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Not Available

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional
Not Available

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional
Not Available

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional
Not Available

CD Player

CD Player
Optional
Not Available

Climate Control

Climate Control
Optional
Not Available

Dual Zone

Dual Zone
Optional
Not Available

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional
Not Available

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Not Available

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Optional
Not Available

Exterior Features

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror
Optional
Not Available

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
105.1 in.
105.1 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
34.8 ft.
34.8 - 35 ft.

Width

Width
73 in.
71.1 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3305 - 3448 .lbs
3307 - 3450 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
181 hp
152 hp

Torque

Torque
175 ft. lbs.
184 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
1650 .lbs
1500 .lbs

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
165 .lbs
150 .lbs

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
16.4 gal.
15.8 - 16.6 gal.

Combined

Combined
22 - 28 mpg
26 - 29 mpg

City

City
21 - 23 mpg
25 - 26 mpg

Highway

Highway
25 - 30 mpg
28 - 29 mpg

Safety Features

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Not Available
Optional

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Not Available

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional
Not Available

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
Optional
Not Available

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Kia Sportage
Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
AWC - Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive
Four Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD - Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD - Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
98.6 ft³.
94.6 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3305 - 3448 lbs.
3307 - 3450 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
22 - 26 mpg.
26 - 27 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
21 - 23 mpg.
25 - 26 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
25 - 30 mpg.
28 - 29 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1650 lbs.
1500 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
165 lbs.
150 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1650 lbs.
1500 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
165 lbs.
150 lbs.

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
1650 lbs.
1500 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4
Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
2.4 L/144
1.5 L/91

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
8

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
CVT w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.21
2.63 - 0.66

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.64
Not Available

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.80
Not Available

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.39
Not Available

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
Not Available

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.77
Not Available

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.38
1.96

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.06 - 3.19
6.39

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.8 - 8.0
6.5 - 6.8

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P225/60HR17
P215/70HR16

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P225/60HR17
P215/70HR16

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Compact

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 X 7 in.
16 X 6.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7 in.
16 X 6.5 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Compact in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
34.8 ft.
34.8 - 35 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12 in.
11.6 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.9 in.
11.9 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
16.4 gal.
15.8 - 16.6 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.3 in.
39.5 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.5 in.
40.9 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.1 in.
56.2 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
54.3 in.
53 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39.1 in.
37.3 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
38.2 in.
35.3 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
55.1 in.
55.1 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
51.2 in.
52 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
105.1 in.
105.1 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
73 in.
71.1 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
64.4 - 65.2 in.
66.3 - 66.5 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
63.5 in.
60.6 - 60.8 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
64 in.
60.6 - 60.8 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
6.4 - 6.8 in.
8 - 8.5 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
60.1 ft³.
48.9 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
30.7 ft³.
22.6 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
30.7 ft³.
22.6 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
Sportage
Eclipse Cross

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Compact Sport Utility
Compact Sport Utility

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.4
1.5

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4