Kia's midsize crossover is completely new for 2011, making it a leader in affordable crossovers. Most notable is its upscale interior, USB and Bluetooth connectivity, voice activated navigation, sophisticated all-wheel-drive system, and stylish exterior.
MSRP: $19,995 - $29,095
Base Engine: 2.4-liter 4-cylinder with 175 hp
Base EPA mpg: 21 city/29 hwy/24 cmb
3.5-liter V6 produces 276 horsepower
Standard 10-year 100,000-mile warranty.
Hill assist control temporarily applies the brakes when accelerating from a stop up hill.