The completely redesigned 2023 Kia Sportage is turning heads and capturing fanfare with its totally re-imagined design, sophisticated technology, and versatile driving options. This new generation of the acclaimed Kia SUV is enhanced with cutting-edge safety features, abundant cargo space, and a unique driver-centric cabin with all the comfort and convenience features Kia fans have come to expect. True to form, the 2023 Kia Sportage is now also making great strides toward emissions-free driving with an available hybrid and plug-in hybrid powertrain. Come see this bold reinvention for yourself at Waterloo Kia, where our goal is to exceed your vehicle shopping expectations!
The 2023 Kia Sportage has cultivated a new design aesthetic centred on harmonious contrast. An “Opposites United” philosophy highlights and celebrates the versatility of the new Sportage. LED boomerang-shaped daytime running lights embrace sleek, horizontal positioning lights, diamond-shaped headlamps, and a textured hexagonal grille. Combined with strong, sculpted flanks and a wide set liftgate, the 2023 Kia Sportage design is both clean and distinct.
Along with the stunning new light designs, the 2023 Sportage is equipped with LED lights across the board for the best possible illumination on the road ahead. Automatic LED headlights, a high mount stop lamp, positioning lights, multi-reflector headlights, and
trailer lighting all come together to brighten your path and secure your safety.
|Specifications (mm):||2023 Kia Sportage LX|
|Max. Curb Weight (kg / lbs)||1661.9 / 3,664|
The mark of a good SUV is ample cargo space and the 2023 Kia Sportage offers this in spades. Up to 2,098L of cargo space (rear seats folded) graces an already spacious cabin and plenty of small item storage. The available Smart Power liftgate is also a great attribute when it’s time to take advantage of all that cargo space.
The 2023 Sportage’s driver-oriented cockpit is practical, ergonomic, and empowering. Select trims offer heated front seats, a leather-wrapped heated steering wheel, power adjustable driver’s seat, driver memory technology, and much more for optimal comfort and driving longevity. The available 24.5-inch dual panoramic HD display serves as both your infotainment and vehicle information/control panel for maximum convenience.
|Specifications (mm):||2023 Kia Sportage LX|
|Head Room (front) (no sunroof)||1,006|
|Head Room (rear)||1,000|
|Shoulder Room (front)||1,461|
|Shoulder Room (rear)||1,412|
|Hip Room (front)||1,392|
|Hip Room (rear)||1,357|
|Leg Room (front)||1,052|
|Leg Room (rear)||1,050|
|Volume Behind First Row (Floor High)||1,962|
|Volume Behind First Row (Floor Low)||2,098|
|Volume Behind Second Row (Floor High)||1,036|
|Volume Behind Second Row (Floor Low)||1,121|
Kia’s reputation for great fuel efficiency is further bolstered by the 2023 Sportage with one of the best fuel efficiency ratings in its class. The base trim of this SUV (the LX FWD) offers a tight 8.5L/100km in combined fuel economy with higher trims only one litre behind at 9.5L/100km. Clearly, the 2023 Sportage reaffirms Kia’s power without compromise stance.
The 2023 Sportage has ushered in gas, plug-in hybrid, and a turbo hybrid options, effectively upping its green driving game into the quickly-expanding zero emissions auto industry aspirations. An impressive 1.6L Turbo Hybrid (HEV) engine brings 227 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque to the Sportage’s performance; a leap of almost 25% and 40% (respectively) from the 2.5L gas engine.
|Engine Specifications:||2.5L 4-cylinder|
The available 24.5-inch HD display integrates dual panoramic screens. On one side, this display offers a 2-Mode Infotainment/HVAC panel for controlling and toggling between all your entertainment features or vehicle climate control system with one touch. The other side is a driver instrument panel with a plethora of vehicle information including live-feed data on fuel economy.
Set the mood for your drive with the available Kia Connect System. Connect your smart device to your Sportage to turn on the engine, adjust the cabin climate, and set your playlist for the day before you even leave the house. Get vehicle maintenance notifications and weather updates as well as driver convenience and security features including:
Aside from great style, comfort, and efficiency, a well-rounded SUV is nothing without elevated safety. The 2023 Kia Sportage delivers this with its Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) technology. Where your vision ends, the ADAS begins. With sophisticated sensors and cameras, this technology will help prevent rear collisions with audio and visual proximity alerts in addition to emergency braking intervention.
Take the shoulder check, neck strain, and anxiety out of lane changes with the Sportage’s available Blind View Monitor. This extra set of eyes will display a live feed of the rear traffic when you activate your turn signal.
This all-new generation of the Kia Sportage has undergone a total redesign to reflect the versatility and modern insight of the beloved SUV. High contrast design elements, the incredibly intuitive dashboard-mounted infotainment screen, and an upgraded chassis all come together for a revitalised character and dynamic driving experience. The 2023 Sportage’s new hybrid and plug-in hybrid powertrains also offer a new channel towards emissions-free driving.