Kia Sportage vs. Toyota RAV4

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$20,256 - $22,885
$21,257 - $24,432

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
181 hp
176 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.4L GDI DOHC 16V I4
2.5L DOHC 4

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Privacy Glass

Privacy Glass
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.5 in.
42.6 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.3 in.
39.8 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
38.2 in.
37.2 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39.1 in.
38.9 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional
Optional

CD Player

CD Player
Optional
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control
Optional

Dual Zone

Dual Zone
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Optional

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Steel

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror
Optional

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler

Running Boards

Running Boards
Optional

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
105.1 in.
104.7 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
34.8 ft.
34.8 ft.

Width

Width
73 in.
72.6 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3305 - 3448 .lbs
3455 - 3570 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
181 hp
176 hp

Torque

Torque
175 ft. lbs.
172 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
1650 .lbs
1500 .lbs

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
165 .lbs
150 .lbs

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
4 Cylinder

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
16.4 gal.
15.9 gal.

Combined

Combined
22 - 28 mpg
23 - 29 mpg

City

City
21 - 23 mpg
22 - 23 mpg

Highway

Highway
25 - 30 mpg
28 - 30 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Kia Sportage
Toyota RAV4

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive
All 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.
101.9 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3305 - 3448 lbs.
3455 - 3570 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
22 - 26 mpg.
25 - 26 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
21 - 23 mpg.
22 - 23 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
25 - 30 mpg.
28 - 30 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
Regular Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
2.4 L/144
2.5 L/152

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Sequential MPI

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
6

Trans Description Cont.

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

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.21
3.30

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.64
1.90

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.80
1.42

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.39
1.00

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
0.71

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.77
0.61

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.38
4.15

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.06 - 3.19
3.81 - 4.07

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.8 - 8.0
550

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
7.1

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Strut

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

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

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P225/60HR17
Double Wishbone

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P225/60HR17
P225/65HR17

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
P225/65HR17

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 X 7 in.
Compact

Rear Wheel Size

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

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
17 X 6.5 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Compact in.

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Steel

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Steel

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
34.8 ft.
Rack-Pinion

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
34.8 ft.

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel Disc

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
4-Wheel

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12 in.
Yes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

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

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
16.4 gal.
11.2 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.3 in.
15.9 gal.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.5 in.
39.8 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.1 in.
42.6 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
54.3 in.
57.3 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39.1 in.
54.3 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
38.2 in.
38.9 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
55.1 in.
37.2 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
51.2 in.
55.4 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
105.1 in.
48.9 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

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

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
64.4 - 65.2 in.
72.6 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
63.5 in.
65.9 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
64 in.
61.8 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
6.4 - 6.8 in.
61.8 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
60.1 ft³.
6.1 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
30.7 ft³.
73.4 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
30.7 ft³.
38.4 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
Sportage
38.4 ft³.

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Compact Sport Utility
RAV4

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
Compact Sport Utility

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.4
Sport Utility

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
2.5

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
DOHC

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
aluminum

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4