Research & Compare the Kia Sportage & Chevrolet Trax near Hagerstown

Compare the Kia Sportage vs the Competition

Finding a new SUV is easy. Finding the right new SUV can be hard. That's why here at Hagerstown Kia, we attempt to make your SUV search as convenient and hassle-free as possible. Instead of searching the entire Chambersburg, PA area high and low, visiting dealership after dealership to compare different makes and models, we invite you to skim the following SUV comparison to see how one of our premier Kia SUV choices, the new Kia Sportage, compares to another SUV popular in the area, the Chevy Trax. That said, let's first jump into a Kia Sportage model overview, then we'll compare this new Kia to the competition!

Kia Sportage Model Highlights

Here's why we think you'll love the new Kia Sportage for your transportation needs near Charles Town, WV:

  • Three trim choices - LX, EX, and SX Turbo - provide the perfect option for every driver
  • A standard 2.4-liter engine provides ample horsepower along with estimable fuel efficiency
  • A standard backup camera and plenty of available active safety features keep you and all passengers safer for the journey ahead near Martinsburg, WV and beyond
  • Seating for five on cloth or available premium leather upholstery keeps everyone comfortable
  • 60/40 split-folding rear seats make expanding the your cargo volume to 60+ cubic feet easy
  • UVO touchscreen infotainment ensures you're always connected to your favorite multimedia

Satisfied with the basics of what the new Kia Sportage can provide? Then it's time to compare this new Kia compact SUV with the new Chevy Trax!

Compare Performance & Efficiency

The base - and only - engine offered in the Chevy Trax is a 138-horsepower four-cylinder that manages to achieve up to an EPA-estimated 25 mpg city/31 mpg highway. The base - and first out of two - engine options offered in the Kia Sportage is a 181-horsepower four-cylinder that manages to achieve up to an EPA-estimated 22 mpg city/29 mpg highway. Meanwhile, you can also upgrade to a 240-horsepower turbo four-cylinder engine for even more dynamic performance in the Kia Sportage.


Multimedia Technology & Infotainment

The Kia Sportage, like the Chevy Trax, comes standard with a modern touchscreen infotainment system boasting available smartphone integration along with USB and Bluetooth connectivity. The Kia Sportage, in contrast to the Chevy Trax, provides several upgraded infotainment systems, the largest of which offers an 8-inch responsive touchscreen.

Standard & Available Safety Features

Both the Chevy Trax and Kia Sportage comes standard with a backup camera to make going in reverse in Frederick, MD almost as intuitive as going forwards. Still, if you're like many drivers in the area, you prefer the peace-of-mind of having more active safety features. The Kia Sportage provides plenty of active safety features available in the Chevy Trax such as lane departure warning and blind spot monitoring, but also some unavailable in the Chevy Trax, like automatic pre-collision braking and automatic high-beam headlights.

Learn More: Contact Us Today!

Want to learn more about the Kia Sportage and how it compares to the compact SUV competition in Hagerstown or beyond? Contact or visit us today here at Hagerstown Kia, and we'll be more than happy to further assist you!

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