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Kia Sportage Kia Sportage 2014 9.6 MPG Highway Percentage 0 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2014 4dr SUV 182-horsepower 2.4L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
hills med none 0 0 100 0 N/A 9.592
2014 4dr SUV 182-horsepower 2.4L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
hills med none 0 0 100 0 9.6  
  Averages hills med none 0 0 100 0 9.6
With the 182-horsepower 2.4L I4 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and front-wheel drive, 2014 Kia Sportage fuel economy has been averaging 9.6 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2014 Kia Sportages in this analysis were driven mostly in the suburbs (about 100 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in heavy traffic (0 percent), in the city (0 percent), and on the highway at an average speed of miles per hour (0 percent).

In addition the average 2014 Kia Sportage in this analysis was driven on hilly terrain with a medium foot and the AC not used at all.
 
Kia Sportage Kia Sportage 2012 23.5 MPG Highway Percentage 42 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2012 4dr SUV turbocharged 260hp 2.0L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat light none 0 0 5 95 68 26.900
  hills med hvy 20 10 55 15 65 22.500
  hills med light 10 20 55 15 65 21.000
2012 4dr SUV turbocharged 260hp 2.0L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic AWD
hills med light 10 10 38 42 66 23.5  
  Averages hills med light 10 10 38 42 66 23.5
With the turbocharged 260hp 2.0L I4 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, the 2012 Kia Sportage has been averaging 23.5 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2012 Kia Sportages in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 66 miles per hour (about 42 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (38 percent), in heavy traffic (10 percent), and in the city (10 percent).

In addition the average 2012 Kia Sportage in this analysis was driven on hilly terrain with a medium foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Kia Sportage Kia Sportage 2012 21.2 MPG Highway Percentage 16 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2012 4dr SUV 176-horsepower 2.4L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
flat light hvy 0 0 100 0 N/A 19.910
  flat light light 0 0 100 0 N/A 20.894
  flat light light 0 15 45 40 70 21.620
  flat light hvy 0 0 100 0 N/A 19.679
  flat light light 0 0 2 98 70 26.429
  flat light hvy 0 0 100 0 N/A 20.500
  flat light hvy 0 0 100 0 N/A 20.200
  flat light light 0 0 100 0 N/A 20.971
  flat light hvy 0 0 90 10 65 21.000
2012 4dr SUV 176-horsepower 2.4L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
flat light hvy 0 2 82 16 68 21.2  
  Averages flat light hvy 0 2 82 16 68 21.2
With the 182-horsepower 2.4L I4 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and front-wheel drive, 2012 Kia Sportage gas mileage has been averaging 21.2 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2012 Kia Sportages in this analysis were driven mostly in the suburbs (about 82 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were on the highway at an average speed of 68 miles per hour (16 percent), in the city (2 percent), and in heavy traffic (0 percent).

In addition the average 2012 Kia Sportage in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on most or all of the time.
 
Kia Sportage Kia Sportage 2011 22.7 MPG Highway Percentage 18 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2011 4dr SUV 176-horsepower 2.4L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
flat light light 5 45 45 5 75 20.478
  flat med light 10 10 50 30 60 24.900
2011 4dr SUV 176-horsepower 2.4L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
flat med light 8 28 48 18 68 22.7  
  Averages flat med light 8 28 48 18 68 22.7
With the 182-horsepower 2.4L I4 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and front-wheel drive, 2011 Kia Sportage fuel economy has been averaging 22.7 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2011 Kia Sportages in this analysis were driven mostly in the suburbs (about 48 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (28 percent), on the highway at an average speed of 68 miles per hour (18 percent), and in heavy traffic (8 percent).

In addition the average 2011 Kia Sportage in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a medium foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Kia Sportage Kia Sportage 2009 33.1 MPG Highway Percentage 53 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2009 4dr SUV turbocharged 140hp 2.0L I4 Diesel
6-speed manual FWD
flat light light 14 0 33 53 37 33.100
2009 4dr SUV turbocharged 140hp 2.0L I4 Diesel
6-speed manual FWD
flat light light 14 0 33 53 37 33.1  
  Averages flat light light 14 0 33 53 37 33.1
With the turbocharged 140hp 2.0L I4 Diesel engine, 6-speed manual transmission, and front-wheel drive, the 2009 Kia Sportage has been averaging 33.1 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2009 Kia Sportages in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 37 miles per hour (about 53 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (33 percent), in heavy traffic (14 percent), and in the city (0 percent).

In addition the average 2009 Kia Sportage in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Kia Sportage Kia Sportage 2009 20.4 MPG Highway Percentage 39 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2009 4dr SUV 173-horsepower 2.7L V6
4-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat light light 0 28 33 39 60 20.410
2009 4dr SUV 173-horsepower 2.7L V6
4-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat light light 0 28 33 39 60 20.4  
  Averages flat light light 0 28 33 39 60 20.4
With the 173-horsepower 2.7L V6 engine, 4-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, 2009 Kia Sportage gas mileage has been averaging 20.4 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2009 Kia Sportages in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 60 miles per hour (about 39 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (33 percent), in the city (28 percent), and in heavy traffic (0 percent).

In addition the average 2009 Kia Sportage in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Kia Sportage Kia Sportage 2008 20.5 MPG Highway Percentage 37 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2008 4dr SUV 140-horsepower 2.0L I4
4-speed shiftable automatic FWD
flat light none 0 0 60 40 74 21.500
  flat light none 0 0 90 10 74 19.500
  flat light none 0 0 100 0 N/A 18.300
  flat light light 0 0 2 98 74 26.400
  flat light light 0 0 50 50 74 24.500
  flat light light 0 0 50 50 74 24.100
  flat light none 0 0 75 25 74 19.800
  flat light light 0 0 75 25 74 14.200
  flat light none 0 0 30 70 68 20.600
  flat light none 0 0 50 50 74 18.200
  flat light none 0 0 90 10 74 18.600
  flat light none 0 0 75 25 74 19.700
  flat light none 0 0 75 25 74 21.500
2008 4dr SUV 140-horsepower 2.0L I4
4-speed shiftable automatic FWD
flat light none 0 0 63 37 74 20.5  
  Averages flat light none 0 0 63 37 74 20.5
With the 182-horsepower 2.4L I4 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and front-wheel drive, 2008 Kia Sportage fuel economy has been averaging 20.5 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2008 Kia Sportages in this analysis were driven mostly in the suburbs (about 63 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were on the highway at an average speed of 74 miles per hour (37 percent), in heavy traffic (0 percent), and in the city (0 percent).

In addition the average 2008 Kia Sportage in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC not used at all.
 
Kia Sportage Kia Sportage 2008 19.4 MPG Highway Percentage 5 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2008 4dr SUV 173-horsepower 2.7L V6
4-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat light none 25 50 20 5 60 19.400
2008 4dr SUV 173-horsepower 2.7L V6
4-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat light none 25 50 20 5 60 19.4  
  Averages flat light none 25 50 20 5 60 19.4
With the 173-horsepower 2.7L V6 engine, 4-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, the 2008 Kia Sportage has been averaging 19.4 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2008 Kia Sportages in this analysis were driven mostly in the city (about 50 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in heavy traffic (25 percent), in the suburbs (20 percent), and on the highway at an average speed of 60 miles per hour (5 percent).

In addition the average 2008 Kia Sportage in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC not used at all.
 
Kia Sportage Kia Sportage 2007 22.5 MPG Highway Percentage 24 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2007 4dr SUV 173-horsepower 2.7L V6
4-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat med hvy 10 40 20 30 74 21.200
  flat light light 10 50 30 10 65 19.600
  flat light none 0 15 60 25 60 23.000
  flat light hvy 0 0 71 29 68 26.100
2007 4dr SUV 173-horsepower 2.7L V6
4-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat light light 5 26 45 24 67 22.5  
  Averages flat light light 5 26 45 24 67 22.5
With the 173-horsepower 2.7L V6 engine, 4-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, 2007 Kia Sportage gas mileage has been averaging 22.5 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2007 Kia Sportages in this analysis were driven mostly in the suburbs (about 45 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (26 percent), on the highway at an average speed of 67 miles per hour (24 percent), and in heavy traffic (5 percent).

In addition the average 2007 Kia Sportage in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Kia Sportage Kia Sportage 2006 21.9 MPG Highway Percentage 36 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2006 4dr SUV 173-horsepower 2.7L V6
4-speed shiftable automatic FWD
flat light none 0 5 70 25 60 23.000
  flat light hvy 6 6 35 53 75 22.100
  flat med light 60 10 10 20 62 27.700
  flat light hvy 5 15 50 30 60 21.500
  flat med hvy 50 25 10 15 60 18.000
  flat light hvy 20 10 20 50 65 26.500
  flat light light 0 10 60 30 60 20.000
  flat med light 5 15 70 10 60 20.000
  flat light light 60 10 10 20 74 26.100
  flat light hvy 10 20 50 20 65 20.600
  flat med hvy 5 10 20 65 60 19.500
  flat med hvy 5 10 20 65 60 18.600
  flat med hvy 5 20 10 65 60 21.400
2006 4dr SUV 173-horsepower 2.7L V6
4-speed shiftable automatic FWD
flat light hvy 18 13 33 36 63 21.9  
  Averages flat light hvy 18 13 33 36 63 21.9
With the 173-horsepower 2.7L V6 engine, 4-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and front-wheel drive, 2006 Kia Sportage fuel economy has been averaging 21.9 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2006 Kia Sportages in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 63 miles per hour (about 36 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (33 percent), in heavy traffic (18 percent), and in the city (13 percent).

In addition the average 2006 Kia Sportage in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on most or all of the time.
 
Kia Sportage Kia Sportage 2006 15.9 MPG Highway Percentage 40 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2006 4dr SUV 173-horsepower 2.7L V6
4-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat light none 0 85 0 15 74 11.800
  flat med light 16 13 6 65 70 20.000
2006 4dr SUV 173-horsepower 2.7L V6
4-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat med light 8 49 3 40 72 15.9  
  Averages flat med light 8 49 3 40 72 15.9
With the 173-horsepower 2.7L V6 engine, 4-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, the 2006 Kia Sportage has been averaging 15.9 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2006 Kia Sportages in this analysis were driven mostly in the city (about 49 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were on the highway at an average speed of 72 miles per hour (40 percent), in heavy traffic (8 percent), and in the suburbs (3 percent).

In addition the average 2006 Kia Sportage in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a medium foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Kia Sportage Kia Sportage 2006 29.0 MPG Highway Percentage 58 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2006 4dr SUV 140-horsepower 2.0L I4
5-speed manual FWD
flat med light 4 9 29 58 75 29.000
2006 4dr SUV 140-horsepower 2.0L I4
5-speed manual FWD
flat med light 4 9 29 58 75 29.0  
  Averages flat med light 4 9 29 58 75 29.0
With the 140-horsepower 2.0L I4 engine, 5-speed manual transmission, and front-wheel drive, 2006 Kia Sportage gas mileage has been averaging 29.0 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2006 Kia Sportages in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 75 miles per hour (about 58 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (29 percent), in the city (9 percent), and in heavy traffic (4 percent).

In addition the average 2006 Kia Sportage in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a medium foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Kia Sportage Kia Sportage 2005.5 24.3 MPG Highway Percentage 22 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2005.5 4dr SUV 140-horsepower 2.0L I4
4-speed shiftable automatic FWD
flat light none 25 28 25 22 74 21.400
  flat light none 25 28 25 22 74 26.100
  flat light none 25 28 25 22 74 24.800
  flat light none 25 28 25 22 74 25.000
2005.5 4dr SUV 140-horsepower 2.0L I4
4-speed shiftable automatic FWD
flat light none 25 28 25 22 74 24.3  
  Averages flat light none 25 28 25 22 74 24.3
With the 182-horsepower 2.4L I4 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and front-wheel drive, 2005.5 Kia Sportage fuel economy has been averaging 24.3 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2005.5 Kia Sportages in this analysis were driven mostly in the city (about 28 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in heavy traffic (25 percent), in the suburbs (25 percent), and on the highway at an average speed of 74 miles per hour (22 percent).

In addition the average 2005.5 Kia Sportage in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC not used at all.
 
Kia Sportage Kia Sportage 2005 23.3 MPG Highway Percentage 20 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2005 4dr SUV turbocharged 111hp 2.0L I4 Diesel
5-speed manual AWD
flat light light 10 40 30 20 74 23.300
2005 4dr SUV turbocharged 111hp 2.0L I4 Diesel
5-speed manual AWD
flat light light 10 40 30 20 74 23.3  
  Averages flat light light 10 40 30 20 74 23.3
With the turbocharged 111hp 2.0L I4 Diesel engine, 5-speed manual transmission, and all-wheel drive, the 2005 Kia Sportage has been averaging 23.3 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2005 Kia Sportages in this analysis were driven mostly in the city (about 40 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (30 percent), on the highway at an average speed of 74 miles per hour (20 percent), and in heavy traffic (10 percent).

In addition the average 2005 Kia Sportage in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Kia Sportage Kia Sportage 2005 17.6 MPG Highway Percentage 90 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2005 4dr SUV 173-horsepower 2.7L V6
4-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat light light 0 5 5 90 70 17.647
2005 4dr SUV 173-horsepower 2.7L V6
4-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat light light 0 5 5 90 70 17.6  
  Averages flat light light 0 5 5 90 70 17.6
With the 173-horsepower 2.7L V6 engine, 4-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, 2005 Kia Sportage gas mileage has been averaging 17.6 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2005 Kia Sportages in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 70 miles per hour (about 90 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (5 percent), in the suburbs (5 percent), and in heavy traffic (0 percent).

In addition the average 2005 Kia Sportage in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Kia Sportage Kia Sportage 2001 20.4 MPG Highway Percentage 96 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2001 4dr SUV 130-horsepower 2.0L I4
4-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
flat light none 0 4 0 96 60 20.381
2001 4dr SUV 130-horsepower 2.0L I4
4-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
flat light none 0 4 0 96 60 20.4  
  Averages flat light none 0 4 0 96 60 20.4
With the 130-horsepower 2.0L I4 engine, 4-speed automatic transmission, and four-wheel drive, part-time w/low range, 2001 Kia Sportage fuel economy has been averaging 20.4 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2001 Kia Sportages in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 60 miles per hour (about 96 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (4 percent), in heavy traffic (0 percent), and in the suburbs (0 percent).

In addition the average 2001 Kia Sportage in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC not used at all.

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