2022 Kia Sportage

The 2022 Kia Sportage is a compact SUV that fits between the Kia Seltos and the Kia Sorento in terms of size. This SUV features an expansive and comfortable cabin that your passengers are sure to appreciate. Interested in learning more about the 2022 Sportage? Below, we’ve highlighted the best aspects of the 2022 Kia Sportage experience.

Exterior Design

Functional Design

The exterior of the 2022 Kia Sportage comes equipped with many impressive features. Deep privacy tint glass, a rear window defroster, projection fog lights, and heated sideview mirrors all come standard on the 2022 Sportage.

Wheel Options

There are three wheel options available for the 2022 Kia Sportage. LX FWD and LX trims come with 17” alloy wheels. LX Nightsky, EX S, and EX Premium S models feature 18” black alloy wheels. The range-topping SX trim comes with 19” machined finish alloy wheels.

Exterior Paint Colours

The 2022 Kia Sportage can be found in a variety of exterior paint colours. Exterior colours available for the 2022 Sportage include:

  • Steel Grey
  • Snow White Pearl
  • Black Cherry
  • Scarlet Red
  • Storm Blue


Exterior 2022 Kia Sportage Measurements Dimensions
Wheelbase 2,670 mm
Length 4,485 mm
Width 1,855 mm
Height 1,635 mm

Interior Design

Comfortable Interior

Many comfort and convenience features come standard inside the 2022 Kia Sportage. Passengers can enjoy standard amenities like heated front seats, 60/40 split-folding rear seats, a rear centre armrest and more. Premium comfort features available for this SUV include a heated steering wheel, leather seating, and heated rear seats.

Interior Upholstery Options

The 2022 Kia Sportage is available in three different upholstery and colour options. LX FWD, LX, LX Nightsky, and EX S trims come with Black Cloth. The 2022 Sportage EX Premium S comes with Synthetic Black Leather, while the range-topping SX trim comes with Black Leather.

Interior 2022 Kia Sportage Measurements Dimensions (Front and Rear Row)
Head Room 997 / 993 mm
Shoulder Room 1,450 / 1,400 mm
Hip Room 1,380 / 1,300 mm
Leg Room 1,053 / 970 mm


Multiple Engine Options

Most trim levels of the 2022 Kia Sportage come standard with a four-cylinder, 2.0-litre engine, while the SX trim features a turbocharged, four-cylinder, 2.0-litre engine. The former engine outputs 181 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque, while the latter produces 237 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque.

All-Wheel Drive

The 2022 Kia Sportage features an available Dynamax Intelligent All-Wheel Drive system. This system is capable of fully automatic torque distribution, which proactively transfers torque during cornering and acceleration. Even when the road is slick with snow, rain, or ice, Dynamax Intelligent All-Wheel Drive helps the vehicle maintain its traction.


Engine Specifications: 2.0L 4cyl. Engine Turbo 2.0L 4cyl. Engine
Horsepower 181 hp 237 hp
Torque 175 lb.-ft. 260 lb.-ft.
Transmission Six-Speed Automatic Six-Speed Automatic


Smartphone Integration

Apple CarPlay and Android Auto both come standard inside the 2022 Kia Sportage. This allows drivers to stay connected while driving, giving drivers access to all their favourite smartphone services and features through the vehicle’s infotainment system. Every 2022 Sportage comes equipped with a central eight-inch infotainment screen, which drivers can easily connect their devices to.

Remote Services

With the available UVO Intelligence system, drivers gain access to all sorts of remote services and features. UVO Intelligence includes convenient and informative services like remote engine start and stop, vehicle diagnostics, and a vehicle locator service. These services can help drivers stay connected to their vehicle, even when it’s out of sight.


Forward Collision Avoidance

Many notable driver assistance features are available for the 2022 Kia Sportage, including Forward Collision Avoidance Assist. When this system detects a potential forward collision, it will emit an audible alert and automatically apply the brakes to avoid the impact or mitigate its severity.

Blind Spot Detection

A Blind Spot Detection system is also available for select trim levels of the 2022 Sportage. This driver assistance feature actively monitors the vehicle’s blind spots, searching for approaching vehicles. If a vehicle is detected, the system alerts the driver through visual alerts on the exterior mirrors and through audible alerts in certain situations.


2022 Kia Sportage Trim Levels

2022 Kia Sportage

Sportage LX FWD

Starting at $25,995*

– Privacy Tint Glass
– Heated Front Seats
– Dual-Level Cargo Floor

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Sportage LX

Starting at $27,995*

– 8” Display Audio
– Apple CarPlay/Android Auto
– All-Wheel Drive

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Sportage LX Nightsky

Starting at $29,995*

– Roof Rails
– Rear Cross Traffic Alert
– Blind Spot Detection

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Sportage EX S

Starting at $32,795*

– Panoramic Sunroof
– Heated Steering Wheel
– Lane Keep Assist

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Sportage EX Premium S

Starting at $35,795*

– Smart Power Liftgate
– LED Headlights
– Rear Parking Sensors

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Sportage SX

Starting at $40,195*

– Premium Sound System
– Power Passenger Seat
– Heated Rear Seats

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Waterloo drivers shopping for a 2022 Kia Sportage can find the Sportage and other Kia vehicles at Waterloo Kia. Our dealership makes it easy for drivers to shop for their next vehicle right here on our website. Interested in trying out the 2022 Kia Sportage for yourself? Schedule a test drive using the form below.

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