It’s tough to ignore the 2012 Kia Sportage with all of the hype that’s been surrounding it. Since it landed in the US the new Sportage has upset the balance of the car world and set media networks on fire with praise for the compact crossover. Interested drivers can find the Kia Sportage at McGrath Kia in Hiawatha. Like the rest of the Kia vehicles available at McGrath, the Sportage is known for it’s sleek design, dependability, and affordability. We love helping drivers explore what the 2012 Sportage has to offer, though it’s reputation does most of the talking for us.
Accolades for Safety, Fuel Efficiency and More
The Sportage is a great family vehicle, thanks not only to it’s comfortable interior, but to it’s stellar reputation for safety. The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety named the 2012 Sportage as one of its Top Safety Picks for 2012. The Sportage also received a 5-Star Safety Rating from the NHSTA. Besides its solid framework, the Sportage keeps occupants safe with side airbags, electronic stability control, a rollover sensor, and antilock brakes.
The Sportage comes with some of the best fuel economy in the compact crossover class, earning it a US EPA SmartWay Certification Mark. With the 6-Speed FWD in the LX, EX, and SX trim levels, drivers can expect exceptional fuel economy.
Consumers Digest, one of the most trusted names in today’s market, named the Sportage as a “Best Buy”, recognizing the crossover as the best-valued vehicle in its class.
Drivers of the 2012 Sportage have been lighting up Twitter and Facebook with praise, as well as those who have put the crossover on their wish list. One driver proudly proclaims “Traded my soccer mom mini-van for a [Kia Sportage] with all the bells and whistles,” while another shares “…this is the smoothest car I’ve ever driven. Kia Sportage <3.”
Find the 2012 Sportage at McGrath Kia
Ultimately, you need to be the judge the vehicle for yourself with a test drive, but we’re sure that you won’t be disappointed with what the Sportage has to offer. To learn more, feel free to stop by our dealership in Hiawatha or give us a call. We look forward to seeing you at McGrath!