Kia Models vs Jeep Models

Jeep is a famous and globally-known brand, with plenty of crossovers and SUVs to choose from, and a long history of success. Kia is a brand that isn't merely on the rise, it's at the top, thanks to its superior prices, fine performance, and youthful, exuberant style. So while Jeep models do the job to get you off-road and stow cargo, they aren’t necessarily as adept at urban driving, which requires nimble handling and fuel economy. Kia's stable of crossovers are fully ready to perform both on- or off-road at a high level. Once you take a look at some of the pages we have links to below, we think you'll agree.

Below, we have four links to model comparisons we've finished for Kia models vs. Jeep models in their same vehicle class.

On this page you will also find links to menus with pages that compare Kia cars with other major automakers like Ford, Toyota, Hyundai, Honda, Dodge, and others. So feel free to take a look around our pages, and research Kia models by themselves or against their competition from other companies – we’ve done the research for you with all these models because we want to make it easier for you to find the vehicle that works for your budget and needs. Before we begin with the menu, let's take a brief tour of awards that Kia vehicles have received recently:

  • IIHS Top Safety Picks for the 2017 Sportage, 2017 Sorento, 2017 Optima, 2017 Sedona.
  • Red Dot Design Award – 2017 Kia Sportage, 2016 Kia Optima.
  • Kelley Blue Book "Best Buy for 2017" - Small SUVS: 2017 Kia Sportage.
  • Consumer Guide Automotive "Best Buy" - Subcompact Cars: 2017 Kia Soul.
  • Active Lifestyle Vehicle of the Year – Luxury On-Road - 2017 Kia Cadenza.

Please also note: All Kia models come with an industry-leading 10-year/100,000-mile limited powertrain warranty and a 5-year/60,000-mile limited basic warranty.

Kia Soul vs. Jeep Renegade

Kia Soul/Seltos vs. Jeep Renegade

Few are the crossovers that compete with the Kia Soul and finish the scrutiny without being totally embarrassed. While the Jeep Renegade is a popular multi-purpose vehicle, it lags behind in HP, cargo room, and more.

2021 Kia Soul vs 2020 Jeep Renegade 
2021 Kia Seltos vs. 2020 Jeep Renegade 
2020 Kia Soul vs 2020 Jeep Renegade

2019 Kia Soul vs. 2019 Jeep Renegade
2017 Kia Soul vs. 2017 Jeep Renegade

Kia Sorento vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee

Kia Sorento/Telluride vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee

The Jeep Grand Cherokee is a major player in the midsize SUV class, but one look at the Kia Sorento's fuel economy, price and interior cargo space and you will become a believer, if you aren't already.

2020 Kia Telluride vs. 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee
2019 Kia Sorento vs. 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee
2018 Kia Sorento vs. 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee
2017 Kia Sorento vs. 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Kia Sportage vs. Jeep Compass

Kia Sportage vs. Jeep Compass

The compass points "due Kia" in this small SUV competition. While the Jeep Compass puts up a good fight, the redesigned Sportage is superior in performance and design, among other advantages.

2019 Kia Sportage vs. 2019 Jeep Compass
2017 Kia Sportage vs. 2017 Jeep Compass

Kia Sportage vs. Jeep Patriot

Kia Sportage vs. Jeep Patriot/Jeep Cherokee

The Sportage clobbers the Jeep Patriot in available horsepower, cargo room, turning circle, and awards on the mantel. The Sportage also can go off-road and wreak havoc with the best of the small SUV class.

2020 Kia Sportage vs. 2019 Jeep Cherokee
2017 Kia Sportage vs. 2017 Jeep Patriot