Used 2013 Kia Sportage SUV Crossover Pros & Cons

Pros & Cons of the 2013 Kia Sportage SUV Crossover

Large Car
Family Car
Rate this model Expert Rating:
  • Currently 3.82/5
Rate this model Rate this Model:

Rating: 2.6/5
298 users voted

 Pros Received top safety scores from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

 Pros Better than average braking capabilities.

 Pros Fantastic exterior styling.

 Pros Modern and user-friendly cabin.

 Pros Comfortable front seats.

 Pros Choice of two engines that are both very fuel efficient.

 Pros Plenty of premium features available for customization.

 Pros Generous 5-year/60,000-mile base warranty.

 Pros Small turning circle means that Sportage is easy to maneuver and park in tight spaces.

 Pros Crisp handling.

 Pros Turbocharged engine offers great acceleration.

 Cons Suspension delivers a firmer ride than what some will like.

 Cons No V6 option is available.

 Cons No rear seat entertainment system available.

 Cons Backseat does not slide or recline like others in this segment.

 Cons Significantly less cargo space than other rivals.

 Cons Base audio system is disappointing.

 Cons Minimal legroom in the backseat.

 Cons Wheels on lower trims look a little cheap.

 Cons All-wheel drive is not available on base models.

 Cons Cloth upholstery not available on higher trims.