Are you thinking about buying a small SUV? The 2020 Kia Sportage is a superb choice, with its eye-catching styling, plenty of passenger and cargo space, generous warranty coverage, advanced technologies, and a wealth of premium features. In this 2020 Kia Sportage vs 2020 Ford EcoSport comparison, we show how the new Sportage outshines the small SUV competition.
2020 Kia Sportage
2020 Ford EcoSport
|98.6 cu-ft||Total Passenger Volume||91.1 cu-ft|
|60.1 cu-ft||Max. Cargo Capacity||50.0 cu-ft|
|240-hp/260 lb-ft||Max. Horsepower/Torque||166-hp/149 lb-ft|
|5-years/60,000-miles Basic Warranty; 10-years/100,000-miles Powertrain Warranty||Warranty Coverage||3-years/36,000-miles Basic Warranty; 5-years/60,000-miles Powertrain Warranty|
On the performance front, the Sportage easily outmuscles the EcoSport. The base-level 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine in the Sportage delivers 181 horsepower and 175 lb-ft of torque, while its available 2.0-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine cranks out 240 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. Both of these engines have a higher output than the engines for the EcoSport. The base-level 1.0-liter turbocharged 3-cylinder engine in the EcoSport generates 123 horsepower and 125 lb-ft of torque, while its available 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine produces 166 horsepower and 149 lb-ft of torque.
Another significant advantage of the Sportage is its generous warranty coverage. It has the backing of a 5-years/60,000 basic warranty and a 10-years/100,000-miles powertrain warranty. The EcoSport has a 3-years/36,000-miles basic warranty and 5-years/60,000-miles powertrain warranty.
Feel free to get in touch with us at Briggs Kia for more information about the 2020 Kia Sportage!