If you’re looking for an SUV for your growing family, look no further than the 2021 Kia Sportage. Not only does it boast of great performance features, the 2021 Kia Sportage has an appealing exterior, comfortable and luxurious interior, superior technological elements, and the latest safety components. But, before you decide on buying the 2021 Kia Sportage, you would want to know how it measures up against the competition. Thus, at Auffenberg Kia of Cape Girardeau, MO, we have put together a comparison guide on the 2021 Kia Sportage vs 2021 Hyundai Tucson.
For the sake of a fair comparison, we will be comparing the base trims of both models. Thus, we will stack up the 2021 Kia Sportage LX against the 2021 Hyundai Tucson SE.
2021 Kia Sportage
2021 Hyundai Tucson
||Engine Horsepower (hp)
||Engine Torque (lb.-ft.)||150|
||Fuel Economy – City/Highway (mpg)
When we look at the table above, it is quite evident that when it comes to engine power and efficiency, the 2021 Kia Sportage has an edge. Concerning the interiors, both the models boast a 6-way adjustable driver’s seat. The 2021 Kia Sportage, meanwhile, has some advantages. It has an option of a 10-way power adjustable driver’s seat with 2-way lumbar support and heated front seats. The 4-way adjustable passenger seat comes standard in its base trim. The 2021 Hyundai Tucson does not have these features.
In terms of infotainment, while the 2021 Hyundai Tucson comes with a 7-inch color touchscreen display, the 2021 Kia Sportage has an 8-inch touchscreen display. While both models have compatibility with Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™, the 2021 Kia Sportage also has AM/FM with Bluetooth and Voice Recognition. With respect to safety, the 2021 Kia Sportage has an option of a Blind Spot Collision Warning system and Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning system. Further, the Forward Collision Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection System comes standard on the base trim. The 2021 Hyundai Tucson does not have access to these features.
Thus, in the comparison between the 2021 Kia Sportage vs 2021 Hyundai Tucson, the former is a better bet. Are you interested in learning more about the 2021 Kia Sportage? Visit us at Auffenberg Kia of Cape Girardeau, MO, or schedule a test drive today!