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2020 Kia Sportage
EX AWD
MSRP
$28,690
Invoice
$27,542
Average Price Paid
$27,852
1,535 listings nationwide

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2020 Ford Escape
S AWD
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EX AWD
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S AWD
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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 Kia Sportage
EX AWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

The Sportage sits in the middle of Kia's crossover lineup between the smaller Niro and Soul and the larger Sorento and Telluride. As a compact crossover, it faces stiff competition fro...

2020 Ford Escape
S AWD
Cherise Threewitt Preview:

The Escape was last refreshed in 2017, and for 2020, it gets a full redesign that further enhances its sporty yet efficient design. The Escape is poised against rivals like the Toyota ...

Specs

2020 Kia Sportage
EX AWD
2020 Ford Escape
S AWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
22 MPG
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Fuel Economy, Highway
26 MPG
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Fuel Tank Volume 16.4 gal 14.7 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
181 hp @ 6,000 RPM
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Torque
175 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
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Cylinders
4 cylinders
3 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.3:1
10:1
Displacement
2,400 cc
1,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.46 in x 3.82 in
3.31 in x 3.54 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard --
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Driver 4 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard --
Radio Standard --
Power Windows Standard --
Power Door Locks Standard --
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.5 in 42.4 in
Back Legroom 38.2 in 40.7 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 30.7 cu ft 37.5 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,302 lbs --
Exterior
Length 176.4 in 180.5 in
Width 73 in 85.6 in
Height 65.2 in 68.6 in
Wheelbase 105.1 in 106.7 in

Available Options

2020 Kia Sportage
EX AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Black Cherry Pearl
  • Burnished Copper
  • Hyper Red
  • Pacific Blue
  • Snow White Pearl
  • Sparkling Silver
  • Steel Gray

Option Packages

  • Ex Technology Package
2020 Ford Escape
S AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Dark Persian Green Metallic
  • Desert Gold Metallic
  • Ingot Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • SEDONA Orange Metallic
  • Velocity Blue Metallic

Option Packages

  • Wheels: 17" Shadow Silver-Painted Aluminum

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