Compare Kia Sportage vs The Competition in Westminster

Versus Ford Escape

See How The Kia Sportage Compares vs The Ford Escape in Westminster, MD

If you're looking for a rugged, reliable way to get around the Westminster area, the Kia Sportage is just the thing for you. Kia's compact crossover is more than capable, and it provides a host of standard features at a competitive price. While it does face some competition from the Ford Escape, it is a one-sided rivalry. The Kia Sportage is full of extra touches that help it pull ahead of the competition; here are just a few.

Power and Performance

  • The base trim of the 2018 Kia Sportage has a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine, which produces 181 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque. The base trim of 2018 Ford Escape only gets 168 horsepower and 170 pound-feet of torque. Kia gives you more power right out of the gate.
  • Every trim level of the 2018 Kia Sportage can be had with front- or all-wheel drive. All-wheel drive is not available on the lowest trim level of the 2018 Ford Escape.

Technology and Safety

  • Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are available on every trim of the 2018 Kia Sportage. They are not available on the lowest trim of the 2018 Ford Escape.
  • Both the 2018 Kia Sportage and the 2018 Ford Escape received a five-star overall safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. However, the Kia Sportage received five stars on its front passenger side crash rating; the Ford Escape received only four.

Available Special Options and Trim Levels

  • The 2018 Kia Sportage has available heated from seats on every trim. The base trim of 2018 Ford Escape does not have available heated front seats.
  • The 2018 Kia Sportage has a standard 5-inch touchscreen. The touchscreen on the 2018 Ford Escape costs extra.

Come See for Yourself

Although the Ford Escape is a good car, it just can't compete with Kia. Come experience the Kia difference today. If you're in the Frederick, Owings Mills, Garrison, or Eldersburg area, give us a call at (410) 7024668 to set up a test drive, or pay us a visit here in Westminster, MD to set one up in person. We can't wait to meet you.

Versus Toyota RAV4

Kia Sportage vs Toyota RAV4

The compact crossover has become more and more popular over the years. If you're in the market for one, we have a 2018 Kia Sportage with your name on it here at Buchanan Kia. Kia makes one of the finest compact crossovers on the market. While you may be considering a 2018 Toyota RAV4, the 2018 Kia Sportage is the superior vehicle. Here are just a few reasons why:

Power and Performance

  • The standard engine in the 2018 Kia Sportage is a 2.4-liter four-cylinder, which gives out 181 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque. The standard 2018 Toyota RAV4 is powered by a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine that only gives out 176 horsepower and 172 pound-feet of torque.
  • The most powerful engine available to the 2018 Kia Sportage is a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder, which gives out an impressive 240 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. The 2018 Toyota RAV4 only offers one engine.

Technology and Safety

  • Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are available on every trim level of the 2018 Kia Sportage. Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are not available on the 2018 Toyota RAV4, or on any other Toyota model.
  • The 2018 Kia Sportage comes with a 5-year/60,000-mile (whichever comes first) basic warranty, a 10-year/100,000-mile drivetrain warranty, and a 5-year/60,000-mile roadside assistance plan. The 2018 Toyota RAV4 has a 3-year/36,000-mile basic warranty, a 5-year/60,000-mile drivetrain warranty, and a 2-year roadside assistance plan. Kia keeps you covered on the go.

Special Options and Trim Levels

  • The 2018 Kia Sportage offers available ventilated front seats to keep you cool when it's hot out. The 2018 Toyota RAV4 does not.

Learn More About The Kia Sportage at Buchanan Kia in Westminster

The 2018 Toyota RAV4 is a good vehicle, but it's not as good as the 2018 Kia Sportage. If you're in the Garrison, Eldersburg, Owings Mills, or Frederick area, come take the Kia Sportage for a spin today. Give us a call at (410) 702-4668 to set up a test drive, or come visit us here in Westminster, MD to schedule one in person. We can't wait to meet you.

Contact

Buchanan Kia

119 Railroad Avenue
Directions Westminster, MD 21157

  • Sales: (410) 7024668
  • Service: (410) 7024842
  • Parts: (410) 7024429

Hours

  • Monday 9:00AM - 8:00PM
  • Tuesday 9:00AM - 8:00PM
  • Wednesday 9:00AM - 8:00PM
  • Thursday 9:00AM - 8:00PM
  • Friday 9:00AM - 8:00PM
  • Saturday 9:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Sunday Closed