The Kia Sportage has joined the 2021 model year lineup with a few refinements and updates over the 2020 model. The 2021 Kia Sportage is bringing a refreshed look and feel to the Tampa Bay area, in addition to the new Nightfall Edition and Nightfall Edition Premium packages.
The 2021 Sportage starts off at a manufacturer estimated $23,990 and its lineup includes the LX, S, EX, and SX trim grades, all of which are offered with front-wheel and all-wheel drivetrain options. Continue reading to see what’s to come for the 2021 Sportage and its new package options or click the link below to view our current lineup of in-stock Sportage models at Friendly Kia in New Port Richey, FL.
For the 2021 model year the Kia Sportage has replaced the S Sunroof Package and Premium Package with two new package options – the Nightfall Edition and Nightfall Edition Premium. With the Nightfall Edition package, the 2021 Sportage is fitted with unique blacked out badges, a new Sportage badge across the liftgate, piano black trim pieces, and 18-inch blacked-out alloy wheels.
The 2021 Kia Sportage carries over the same engine options from its predecessor – a 2.4-liter options and a 2.0-liter option. The 2.4-liter GDI variant generates 181 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque on the road and is fitted in the LX, S, and EX models. The 2021 Sportage SX is powered by the 2.0-liter turbocharged I4 GDI engine, which manufactures 240 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque.
A variety of standard and available Kia Drive Wise systems can be found across the 2021 Kia Sportage lineup. Each trim level offers standard Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection, Lane Departure Warning, Lane Keeping Assist, Driver Attention Warning, and High Beam Assist. The Sportage S, EX, and SX offer standard Blind-Spot Collision Warning and Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning, which are available options for the Sportage LX.
Tampa Bay-area shoppers can start their search for a new 2021 Kia Sportage at Friendly Kia in New Port Richey, FL today. For additional information on the 2021 Sportage or available models at our dealership, contact a member of the Friendly Kia team today.