Subaru Crosstrek vs. Kia Sportage

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$23,421 - $26,094
$20,256 - $22,885

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
152 hp
181 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L 16V DOHC
2.4L GDI DOHC 16V I4

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Privacy Glass

Privacy Glass
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
43.1 in.
41.5 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.8 in.
39.3 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
36.5 in.
38.2 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38 in.
39.1 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional

CD Player

CD Player
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

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror
Optional

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
104.9 in.
105.1 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
35.4 ft.
34.8 ft.

Width

Width
71 in.
73 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3157 .lbs
3305 - 3448 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
152 hp
181 hp

Torque

Torque
145 ft. lbs.
175 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
1500 .lbs
1650 .lbs

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
150 .lbs
165 .lbs

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
4 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
16.6 gal.
16.4 gal.

Combined

Combined
14 - 17 mpg
22 - 28 mpg

City

City
27 mpg
21 - 23 mpg

Highway

Highway
33 mpg
25 - 30 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode

CVT Transmission

CVT Transmission

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

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
Subaru Crosstrek
Kia Sportage

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
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
100.9 ft³.
98.6 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3157 lbs.
3305 - 3448 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

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

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

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

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
33 mpg.
25 - 30 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

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

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

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

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

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

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

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

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
1500 lbs.
1650 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Regular Unleaded H-4
Regular Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/122
2.4 L/144

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
7
6

Trans Description Cont.

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

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.60 - 0.67
4.21

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.69
2.64

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.90
1.80

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.1
1.39

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
1.00

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Double Wishbone
0.77

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
3.38

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
3.06 - 3.19

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P225/60HR17
6.8 - 8.0

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P225/60HR17
Strut

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Multi-Link

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 - 17 X 7 in.
Strut

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 - 17 X 7 in.
Multi-Link

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
P225/60HR17

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
P225/60HR17

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Compact

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
17 X 7 in.

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
17 X 7 in.

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
35.4 ft.
Compact in.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
Aluminum

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Aluminum

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Steel

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Rack-Pinion

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.6 in.
34.8 ft.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.8 in.
4-Wheel Disc

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
16.6 gal.
4-Wheel

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.8 in.
Yes

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
43.1 in.
Yes

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
56.7 in.
12 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
55.1 in.
11.9 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38 in.
16.4 gal.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
36.5 in.
39.3 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
55.6 in.
41.5 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
55.2 in.
57.1 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
104.9 in.
54.3 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
71 in.
39.1 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
63.6 in.
38.2 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
61 in.
55.1 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
61.2 in.
51.2 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
8.7 in.
105.1 in.

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1
64.2 in.
73 in.

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2
32.3 in.
64.4 - 65.2 in.

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
42.9 in.
63.5 in.

Cargo Box (Area) Height

Cargo Box (Area) Height
29.8 in.
64 in.

Liftover Height

Liftover Height
30.9 in.
6.4 - 6.8 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
55.3 ft³.
60.1 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
20.8 ft³.
30.7 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
20.8 ft³.
30.7 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.56
Sportage

Model Group

Model Group
XV Crosstrek
Compact Sport Utility

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Compact Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
2.4

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.0
DOHC

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
aluminum

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
4

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
4