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Sportage a great car
Cons: Lower MPGThis is a very comfortable, sporty and sure-footed vehicle. It has been driven in many bad Minnesota winter conditions, and has done very well. It is comfortable, and is great for long trips. The legroom is surprising, and you can fit a lot of cargo in the back, even with the back seatbacks up. The sportage is very quiet, which is good for listening to audio-books on long trips.
Advice: From usersNothing better than this in terms of comfortness and price.
Pros: LEATHER HEATED SEATS AND RADIO
Advice: GET THE EX YOU GET ALOT OF EXTRAS. WITH OUT PAYING A HIGH PRICE!!!I LOVE THE WAY MY SPORTAGE HANDLE AND LOOK!! THE SOUND SYSTEM IS GREAT. I HAVE THE 6 DISC AND TAPE PLAYER.
Pros: The stereo!
Cons: No temperature gauge.
Advice: Get a good deal on an '05 while you still can! Get it loaded, so worth the price, it's crazy to sell them at that price!I just got the 05' Sportage EX Luxury Package V6 2-WD. Heated leather seats and a 6 in dash CD player and sun roof. It's silver with black leather. I still can't believe it's a Kia and no one else can either! I traded in an '03 Infiniti G35, yes that's right! For the Sportage and LOVE IT. I like the handling, the smooth ride and have everything in my Kia that I had in that expensive Infiniti! And at 1/2 the price!
Pros: Automatic trunk release
Cons: no automatic door locks
Advice: BUY ONE!!!!!!!!!!!!We love our new Spectra especially the gas milage. I travel a lot and love the milage. It has more features for less money than any other same size car.
Pros: cruz cont.
Cons: front seats could be more comfortable
Advice: Go drive it .This is my second KIA.I traded a 2003 KIA Rio which in my opinion was a good car for what it was.My wife & i love the Sportage.It has a lot of features found only in those over priced luxery suv's.No it wont go 4 weeling with my jeep wrangler ,then it wasnt intended to do so.Say/think what you want but we think its a nice suv.Love the WARRENTY.
Pros: The inside of the vehicle. Roomy for small SUV
Cons: The Leaks - Engine Oil - Transmission oil - Compresser Oil
Advice: Great PriceIt drove very smooth for the first month. Then the leaks started, in one month I had a eng. oil leak, transmission leak and the funniest one of all a air conitioner compressor leak. The car was in the shop over 20 day in one month. Thank god for the great warranty. WE WILL SEE IN DO TIME IF THIS NEW SPORTAGE IS BETTER THEN IT OLDER BROTHER, BAD START?