2017 Toyota RAV4 vs. 2017 Kia Sportage
2017 Toyota RAV4
2017 Kia Sportage
The 2017 Toyota RAV4 and 2017 Kia Sportage both come standard with capable four-cylinder powertrains and available all-wheel drive, and both models get standard EPA-estimated fuel economy of 30 mpg highway and 23 mpg city with front-wheel drive*. However, the RAV4 comes in with a strong EPA-estimated 28 mpg highway and 22 mpg city with all-wheel drive*. On the other hand, the Sportage’s all-wheel drive equivalent gets only 25 mpg highway and 21 mpg city, according to the EPA.
Passenger and Cargo Space
Both of these crossovers can seat up to five passengers, but you’ll have a lot more room in the Toyota RAV4 for passengers and cargo. The total interior volume of the RAV4 is 140.3 cubic feet. There’s also a dedicated cargo area of 38.4 cubic feet and a max cargo volume of 73.4 cubic feet. The Kia Sportage’s total interior volume is only 129.3 cubic feet, with the dedicated cargo area at 30.7 cubic feet and a max cargo volume of 60.1 cubic feet.
Both of these models come with standard features like Bluetooth, a rearview camera, a six-speaker sound system, and a USB port for your MP3s. Unlike the Kia Sportage, though, the 2017 Toyota RAV4 also comes standard with roof rails and rear privacy glass. Also, the Toyota RAV4 gets a standard 6.1-inch Entune™ touchscreen infotainment system, while the Kia Sportage only gets a basic 5-inch touchscreen interface. So when you want more for your money out of the gates, choose the new RAV4.
Try Your Hand at the 2017 Toyota RAV4
When you’re looking for a capable crossover SUV that is comfortable, well-equipped, and surprisingly fuel-efficient, you’ll be well served by the 2017 Toyota RAV4. Find a full inventory of this crossover in stock right now at Toyota Place, serving all of your auto needs at 9670 Trask Ave in Garden Grove, CA. We have a well-equipped finance department with the tools and resources to get you a low APR auto loan. Come see us any day of the week from 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m., or contact us at (714) 243-8973 if you have any questions for us.
*2017 EPA-estimated mileage. Actual mileage will vary.