2018 Kia Sportage vs 2018 Hyundai Tucson

Split screen images of the 2018 Kia Sportage vs 2018 Hyundai Tucson

When it comes to overall value in the crossover market, the first vehicle that comes to our mind is the practical and stylish 2018 Kia Sportage. It's hard to beat its low starting MSRP, class-leading warranty, and feature list. Crossover shoppers interested in the 2018 Kia Sportage are also likely looking at the comparable 2018 Hyundai Tucson, but can it match what the 2018 Kia Sportage is bringing to the table?

We compare pricing, fuel economy, performance, and standard features between the two models below to find out. Keep reading.



2018 Kia Sportage

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2018 Hyundai Tucson

$23,600 Starting MSRP $22,550
23/30 Fuel Economy 23/30
2.4-liter four-cylinder Base Engine 2.0-liter four-cylinder
181 Base Horsepower 164

Which Crossover Offers More Standard Features?

Crossover shoppers interested in the 2018 Kia Sportage and the 2018 Hyundai Tucson are likely interested in the value both of these models offer. But, which offers the most standard features on its practical and budget-friendly base model? Let's find out.

The base 2018 Kia Sportage LX offers a really great mix of standard comfort and convenience features including automatic headlights, split-folding rear seats, selectable drive modes, a rearview camera, Bluetooth compatibility, a USB port, and an infotainment system. The Popular Package is also available as an optional add-on and allows drivers to add popular amenities like Apple CarPlay and Android Auto for less than the cost of moving up to the next trim level.

The base 2018 Hyundai Tucson SE trim comes standard with a rearview camera, split-folding rear seats, Bluetooth compatibility, a USB port, automatic headlights, and more.

Overall, shoppers should be happy with the options in both the 2018 Kia Sportage and the 2018 Hyundai Tucson, though we particularly like the mix of features and value offered in the 2018 Sportage models.

For more information on the pricing and availability of the 2018 Kia Sportage in Houston, TX at Archer Kia, fill out the form below to be connected with a dealership representative.