Raleigh Area – 2020 Kia Sportage
Raleigh Area – 2020 Kia Sportage
Those in the market for a small SUV will want to be sure to stop by our dealership, serving Raleigh North Carolina. We are very happy to introduce to you the 2020 Kia Sportage. This vehicle is currently in its fourth generation, which made its first appearance in 2017, and not too many changes were needed for the new year. Drivers are going to be happy to learn that an 8″ touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are now standard on all models. The vehicle also sees some minor tweaks to its exterior styling. Finally, more advanced safety options are available. Read on to learn why the 2020 Kia Sportage near Raleigh may be a good choice for you.
Exterior – 2020 Kia Sportage
Visit us at Burlington Kia to check out the stylish exterior of the new Sportage. Wheel sizes range from 17″ all the way up 19″. Different trim levels of the 2020 Kia Sportage near Raleigh have slightly different grilles. The base-level LX, for example, shows off a matte black and chrome grille. Both the S and SX Turbo are stylish with their gloss black featuring hot stamping and bright chrome grille. The EX trim level is similar while still standing out thanks to its gloss black and bright chrome grille. Speaking of the EX trim, this model and above gains roof racks, keyless entry/ignition, and a hands-free tailgate.
Interior – 2020 Kia Sportage in Raleigh NC
All five trim levels of the 2020 Kia Sportage have well-equipped interiors. Standard for all models are popular features such as a driver information system, Bluetooth, a six-speaker stereo system, USB port, and the Kia Uvo infotainment system. Adding the Popular package to the base level LX gives the interior of this vehicle dual-zone automatic climate control, UV-reducing glass, power-adjustable driver’s seat, and more. The S trim level has a Premium package. This gives the vehicle heated front seats, satellite radio, a leather-wrapped shifter, voice recognition, a rear USB port, and a sunroof. The sunroof is also available as a standalone addition. The EX trim level has a Technology package that gives the vehicle a heated steering wheel, leather upholstery, navigation, a wireless charging pad, ventilated front seats, satellite radio, and much more. For full details on the different interior features each trim level has, as well as which packages are available for them, contact the team here at Burlington Kia.
Mechanical – Sportage specs in Raleigh
The 2020 Kia Sportage offers Dynamax™ full-time all-wheel drive on all trim levels, although front-wheel-drive is standard. This all-wheel-drive system is advanced, utilizing electronic sensors. These sensors monitor the changing road conditions and make adjustments accordingly. Also part of this system is a driver-activated locking center differential. When on, this will give the car more traction when moving at slow speeds in the worst of conditions. The Sportage can be equipped with trailer brakes. When these brakes are present, the towing capacity of the vehicle is 2,000 pounds. Without the brakes the Sportage can still tow up to 1,653 pounds. The SX Turbo version of the new Sportage has 19″ tires, a sport-tuned suspension, dual exhaust ports, and larger front brakes. It also gains LED headlights.
Powertrain – Kia Sportage specs in Raleigh NC
There are two different engines available for the 2020 Kia Sportage near Raleigh. You can learn more about both of them by contacting Burlington Kia, proudly serving Raleigh North Carolina. Underneath the hood of the LX, S, and EX trim levels is a 2.4L four-cylinder engine that will give drivers 181-horsepower as well as 175 lb-ft of torque. Drivers who elect to go with the SX Turbo get a turbocharged 2.0L four-cylinder. This engine will produce 240-horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. Both of these engines are paired with a six-speed automatic transmission.
Safety – 2020 Kia Sportage dealer
There is a long list of standard safety features available to drivers of the new 2020 Sportage. All trim levels give you Lane Keeping Assist, a driver attention monitor, Automatic High Beams, and Forward Collision Warning featuring Pedestrian Detection and Automatic Emergency Braking. All models of the Sportage also give you Forward Collision Avoidance-Assist featuring Pedestrian Detection. This system can work independently from the driver to apply the brakes when sensing an imminent forward collision.