2020 Gray Kia Sportage

2020 Kia Sportage

2020 Kia Sorento

2020 Kia Sorento

2020 Kia Sportage vs. 2020 Kia Sorento Comparison

2020 Kia Sportage


2020 Kia Sorento

Starting MSRP


City/Hwy MPG

60.1 cubic feet

Passenger Volume

154.2 cubic feet

Seating Capacity

60.1 cubic feet

Max Cargo Volume

73.0 cubic feet
1,653 lbs

Max Towing Capacity

5,000 lbs

The Kia lineup offers a number of family-friendly crossovers at a competitive price, but which is the best fit for your day-to-day driving needs in Grosse Pointe? Counting easy-to-use infotainment features and a smooth ride among its strengths, the 2020 Kia Sportage is a 2-row subcompact SUV with room for 5. The Sorento is a 3-row midsize SUV with a similarly relaxed ride and fantastic UVO infotainment system, plus a spacious cabin that can seat 7.

Below, we compare Kia Sportage vs. Sorento technology features, performance capability, and interior amenities to help you make the call.

2020 Kia Sorento vs. 2020 Kia Sportage Technology Features

Both the Sportage and the Sorento will have no trouble keeping your passengers entertained on long St. Clair Shores drives. Either base trims gives you a satisfying selection of standard infotainment controls that are intuitive enough to learn on-the-go. When it comes to safety features, the Sportage base trim offers more standard features. Check out the Sportage vs. Sorento key infotainment and safety features:

2020 Kia Sorento Interior

2020 Kia Sportage Key Technology Features

  • Standard Infotainment Features
    • 8-inch touch screen
    • Apple CarPlay & Android Auto
    • 6-speaker sound system
    • Bluetooth
    • USB port
  • Standard Advanced Safety Features
    • Driver attention monitor
    • Lane keep assist
    • Lane departure warning
    • Rearview camera
    • Automatic high beams
    • Pre-collision warning
    • Braking system with pedestrian detection

2020 Kia Sorento Key Technology Features

  • Standard Infotainment Features
    • 7-inch touch screen
    • Android Auto & Apple CarPlay
    • Bluetooth
    • USB port
    • 6-speaker sound system
  • Standard Advanced Safety Features
    • Rearview Camera

2020 Kia Sorento vs. 2020 Kia Sportage Interior Dimensions and Amenities

When you compare the Kia Sorento vs. Kia Sportage cabin materials, there’s no clear winner. Available chrome and leather accents feel luxurious, and the Sortento interior’s soft-touch materials are great quality for the price point, and family-friendly standard stain-resistant cloth upholstery earn it some extra credit.

You won’t feel cramped in either model, but the larger Sorento does provide more passenger volume and space to stretch out. Compare the Kia Sorento vs. Kia Sportage interior dimensions:

2020 Kia Sportage Trunk Space

2020 Kia Sportage Interior

  • Passenger Volume — 98.6 cubic feet
  • Max Cargo Volume — 60.1 cubic feet
  • Front Legroom — 41.5 inches
  • 2nd Row Legroom — 38.2 inches

2020 Kia Sorento Interior

  • Passenger Volume — 154.2 cubic feet
  • Max Cargo Volume — 73.0 cubic feet
  • Front Legroom — 44.1 inches
  • 2nd Row Legroom — 39.4 inches
  • 3rd Row Legroom — 31.7 inches

2020 Kia Sorento vs. 2020 Kia Sportage Performance Specs

When you look at Kia Sportage vs. Sorento performance specs, the biggest difference to note is that the larger Sorento can tow a lot more than the Sportage. The Sportage can still handle smaller Warren jobs like a towing a non-motorized boat, small pop-up camper, or jetski, but you’d need Sorento-level power to tow a motorized boat, truck camper, or trailer camper.

Check out how the Sorento performance holds up against competitors like the Hyundai Tucson, and take a look at Kia Sportage vs. Sorento specs below:

2020 Kia Sportage Performance Specs

  • Engine Options — 2.0L 4-cylinder, 2.4L 4-cylinder
  • Towing Capacity — 1,653 lbs
  • Horsepower — 181- 240 hp
  • Torque — 175 to 260 lb-ft

2020 Kia Sorento Performance Specs

  • Engine Options — 2.4 L 4-cylinder, 3.3 L V6
  • Towing Capacity — 2,000 to 5,000 lbs
  • Horsepower — 185 to 290 hp
  • Torque — 178 to 252 lb-ft

Test Drive a Kia Crossover in Roseville!

Whatever your commute, carpool, and sporting needs in Sterling Heights, you can find a Kia SUV to match. Known for generous standard features, models like the 2020 Sorento and the 2020 Sportage provide Roseville-area drivers with a terrific value. Check out Kia Sportage lease deals, and contact us to set up a test drive today!

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