2012 Kia Sportage Review & Compare Features, Prices & Specs

The 2012 Kia Sportage from Joe Myers Kia is the embodiment of devoted automotive craftsmanship built to fit the needs of TX Kia buyers. Joe Myers Kia is proud to present the 4-door 2012 Kia Sportage SUV. As your Houston Kia dealer, we hope you find our 2012 Kia Sportage reviews and research materials valuable in finding the highlights, specifications and information you've been looking for. View Joe Myers Kia's new lineup of 2012 Kia Sportage SUVs.

2012 Kia Sportage of Houston

Joe Myers Kia presents the 2012 Kia Sportage SUV

Consumers find that when they compare the 2012 Kia Sportage to other makes like the Hyundai Tucson, Subaru Forester, Mazda CX 7 and Toyota RAV4, the Kia Sportage emerges as the most fun to drive. Look at our Quick List spec table below to see why!

  • The 2012 Kia Sportage has an starting MSRP of $18,500
  • The 2012 Kia Sportage gets 21 city / 29 highway MPG
  • The 2012 Kia Sportage goes from 0-60 MPH in 8.3 seconds
  • The 2012 Kia Sportage features 41.4 inches of legroom up front and 37.9 inches in back
  • The 2012 Kia Sportage features 39.1 inches of headroom in front and 38.5 inches in back
  • The 2012 Kia Sportage is 174.8 inches long, 73 inches wide and is 64.4 inches tall
  • The 2012 Kia Sportage weighs 3,157 pounds and has a turning radius of 17.4 feet

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The Kia Sportage's list of awards goes on and on? and on. From being a repeat IIHS "Top Safety Pick" to winning a Consumer's Digest "Best Buys" award, the Sportage offers Houston Kia shoppers value, style, safety, power and so much more. Since its inception, the Sportage has only gotten better and better. Following a complete redesign last year, the crossover offers more luxury amenities, a sportier ride and a sleeker profile. The new 2012 Sportage features an MSRP of just $18,500, making it an affordable alternative to other crossover SUVs like the Hyundai Tucson, Subaru Forester, Mazda CX 7 and Toyota RAV4. This bargain-priced compact sport utility vehicle is designed for the next level, so whether you're tackling sharp corners at busy city intersections or doing a bit of light off-roading, you'll be prepared in the 2012 Sportage. With attractive angular styling, a supremely roomy interior, lively handling and a luxurious cabin that is stuffed to the gills with standard amenities and features, the 2012 Kia Sportage is a terrific option for Houston SUV shoppers. Visit Joe Myers Kia to find a new or used Kia Sportage for sale today!

Many Kia Sportage reviews will tell you the same thing: if you are searching for an affordable compact SUV, the Sportage should be at the top of your list. Kia has been known for years as the "value" brand of automobiles in the United States. This distinction has led many price-conscious SUV and CUV buyers to the brand, and many of them have chosen the Sportage. The Sportage is a crossover built by the Korean automaker Kia Motors since 1993. The very first generation Sportage was developed with a Mazda Bongo engineering platform and featured a 4-cylinder and V6 model. The Sportage offered great safety features like a comprehensive airbag system, as well as a smooth, comfortable ride that scored it high marks in Kia Sportage reviews. The 3rd generation Kia Sportage, designed by Peter Schreyer, was awarded a "Top Safety Pick" from the IIHS and continues to garner praise from consumers and critics alike. Joe Myers Kia has a large inventory of new and used Kia Sportage compact SUVs for Houston area car buyers, so visit us for a test drive!

2012 Kia Sportage of HoustonThe functional and versatile 2012 Kia Sportage is available in several trim levels: the Sportage Base, Sportage LX, Sportage EX and Sportage SX. The performance-oriented 2012 Sportage SX features a turbocharged engine for true driving enthusiasts. Visit Joe Myers Kia to learn about the latest Kia incentives and Kia financing options, then get ready to take home a beautiful new Sportage in gorgeous colors like Twilight Blue, Signal red, Black Cherry, Mineral Silver and Sand Track.

The 2012 Kia Sportage's striking style captivates onlookers, sending them into a bliss-like state. Its gorgeously molded sheet metal signifies power and refinement with an aggressive visage and aesthetically pleasing lines and curves. Behind the wheel, the Sportage from Joe Myers Kia boasts a powerful 2.4-liter 4-cylinder with CVVT and the superb handling dynamics that you would expect from a Kia CUV. The engine produces 176 horsepower and 168 pound-feet of torque. Each trim level is available in either a Sportage 2WD or Sportage AWD configuration, making this crossover perfect for urban maneuvers or light off-road duties in rural areas. And the bow on top for Houston Kia shoppers: the 2012 Sportage highlights some of the best fuel economy in its class with 22 mpg city and 32 mpg highway.

The beautiful 2012 Kia Sportage Base model from Joe Myers Kia features standard amenities such as: air conditioning, cup holders, a tilt steering wheel with audio phone controls, Bluetooth capability, 16-inch cast-aluminum wheels, powered windows, doors and locks, cloth upholstery and a 6-speaker AM/FM/CD/MP3/SAT audio player with USB ports.

Every 2012 Kia Sportage LX CUV comes with all of the Base model's features and adds: multi-adjustable front seats, 60/40 split-folding rear seats, power side mirrors with integrated LED indicators, keyless entry, a panic alarm and tinted rear windows. Upgraded audio packages and navigation packages are available from Joe Myers Kia with a variety of add-ons for Houston area drivers.

2012 Kia Sportage of TXThe lavish 2012 Kia Sportage LX comes with even more comfort and convenience amenities: dual-zone AC with filtration, a leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, illuminated vanity mirrors, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel and an illuminated and cooled glove box to keep your beverages and snacks chilled to perfection. Joe Myers Kia also includes optional upgrades like leather-trimmed seats, push button start with Smartkey, a CUV first air cooled driver seat, a rear sonar detector and back-up camera, a panoramic sunroof and much more!

Cruising in a Kia Sportage from Joe Myers Kia makes TX driving comfy, safe and enjoyable - all at the same time! Here are the reasons why:

Joe Myers Kia has a huge collection of 2012 Kia Sportage SUVs with standard Kia safety features like anti-lock brakes, traction control, driver airbags, passenger airbags, side airbags and more, making the 2012 Sportage an NHTSA and IIHS favorite. In addition to these safety features, the 2012 Kia Sportage can satisfactorily seat up to 5 passengers. Trunk space with Kia is never a worry; the Sportage can hold up to 26.1 cubic feet of your personal belongings, ensuring that your next journey is hassle-free. To top it all off, the 2012 Kia Sportage includes an excellent list of comfort and convenience amenities like powered windows, mirrors, doors and locks, climate control, AC and optional hands-free phone and navigation systems. Take a test drive at Joe Myers Kia today and experience the Kia Sportage for yourself.

The Kia manufacturer's warranty covers the Sportage for manufacturing defects and has a 5 Years / 60,000 miles Kia warranty. Kia has worked for years to minimize its environmental impact; as a result, the Sportage's carbon footprint is minimal. Not surprisingly, with all of the Sportage's advantages, this reliable Kia SUV retains a high percentage of its value at 3 years and 36,000 miles, which makes the Kia Sportage a great used buy! When seeking a safe, stylish and economical SUV, Houston Kia buyers should head to Joe Myers Kia, located at 16484 NW FWY (Hwy 290 & Beltway 8) in Houston, TX

Kia Sportage service information for Houston

Kia Sportage lessees and owners in Houston have learned that Joe Myers Kia at 16484 NW FWY (Hwy 290 & Beltway 8) in Houston is the very best choice for Sportage warranty work, regular maintenance, inspections and mechanical repairs. At Joe Myers Kia, Certified Kia Technicians trained in the very latest corrective and diagnostic techniques work for one thing - your approval. Whether it's time for your Kia to have an oil change, brake pad replacement, or simply undergo Sportage Scheduled Maintenance, Joe Myers Kia is your first choice. Our Certified Kia Techs also complete specialty jobs and repairs. Joe Myers Kia is the smartest choice in Houston for quick, amiable and professional Kia Service of all kinds.

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