2018 Kia Sorento vs 2018 Kia Sportage

Silver 2018 Kia Sorento and white 2018 Kia Sportage side by side

When taking a look at the exciting SUV lineup from Kia for 2018, there are so many quality choices that it can be difficult to pick only one. With so many differences in terms of performance, efficiency, cost and versatility, we wanted to offer a helping hand. To assist your car search, here are a few of the key differences between two of the most popular Kia SUV models, the 2018 Kia Sorento vs the 2018 Kia Sportage.

The new 2018 Kia Sorento is an SUV that can truly do it all. Boasting fantastic performance with plenty of horsepower, strong efficiency and a spacious interior for passengers and gear, the new Sorento is the complete package. In fact, the 2018 Kia Sorento offers drivers three different engine options to choose from throughout its trim levels, including the standard 185-horsepower 2.4-liter engine, the 240-horsepower 2.0-liter engine with turbocharger and the powerful 290-horsepower 3.3-liter V6 engine.

2018 Kia Sorento


2018 Kia Sportage

$25,900 Starting MSRP $23,600
24 Combined MPG 26
185 Starting Horsepower 181
73.5 cu.ft Cargo Space 60.1 cu.ft

How Efficient is the 2018 Kia Sportage?

A more nimble, affordable and efficient counterpart to the Sorento is the new 2018 Kia Sportage. When equipped with standard front-wheel drive, the base Sportage LX model offers a fantastic fuel economy rating of 23 city/30 highway/26 combined mpg.

Whichever SUV you decide to go with, you're sure to be making a great decision. If you would like to learn more about the differences between the 2018 Kia Sorento vs the 2018 Kia Sportage, be sure to contact us at Mike Murphy Kia. You can also get behind the wheel of your favorite Kia SUV by scheduling a test drive online or visiting our dealership in Brunswick, GA, today.