2017 Kia Soul vs 2017 Kia Sportage

Choosing a new SUV can be tough, as there are so many options out there. Kia offers several roomy vehicles, and that's why we are here to compare the 2017 Kia Soul and 2017 Kia Sportage. Not only do both of these SUVs offer capability and a spacious interior, but they each offer a unique style and list of standard features. Read on to compare the two and learn more about what makes each stand out from the competition.

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2017 Kia Soul VS 2017 Kia Sportage
$15,990 MSRP $22,990
26/31 MPG Fuel Economy 23/30
24.2/61.3 Cubic Feet Cargo Space 30.7/60.1 Cubic Feet
Yes Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Yes

Test Drive 2017 Soul and 2017 Sportage Kenosha WI

Both the Sportage and the Soul offer seating space for up to five passengers and a cargo capacity of just over 60 cubic feet with the rear seats folded down. The Sportage is larger than the Soul, so there is more cargo space behind the second row, meaning that you can pack up for a weekend away without sacrificing seating space for passengers. 

The 2017 Kia Soul has three available engines, a 1.6-liter I-4, a 2.0-liter I-4, and a 1.6-liter turbocharged engine.  There are only two engines available for the 2017 Sportage; a base 2.4-liter I-4 and a 2.0-liter turbocharged I-4. Between the two crossover SUVs, the Sportage offers more horsepower and towing capability, but the 2017 Kia Soul has a higher city fuel economy rating, saving money for urban drivers who spend less time on the highway. 

2017 Kia Soul Black leather Interior
2017 Kia Soul Rear Cargo Space
2017 Kia Soul Touchscreen Infotainment
2017 Kia Soul Dashboard Information Center