Kia Sportage Sales Top 5 Million
The Kia Sportage is celebrating its 25th anniversary, and it’s doing so with a major milestone under its belt. The practical, compact model was designed for drivers who wanted something new. Now, Kia Sportage sales have officially topped five million, proving it’s a family crossover with the utility, fuel economy, and technology that drivers can count on.
Tokyo Motor Show
After making its official debut at the 1991 Tokyo Motor Show, the Kia Sportage went on to become the automaker’s best-selling model. It hit the market in 1993, and became Kia’s most popular model as recently as 2017. The Sportage remains a safe family crossover to this day, having earned a top safety rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety in 2017. “We are extremely proud to have achieved this milestone production figure for our global best-seller. The continued and accelerating popularity of the Sportage demonstrates the breadth of the car’s abilities and the strength of its appeal to buyers in markets all around the world,” said Ho Sung Song, Executive Vice President of Global Operations Division.
Kia Sportage Sales
Past Kia Sportage models have won the ‘iF Design’ and ‘red dot’ design awards. These awards have been a testament to how well the Sportage has stood the test of time. The 2018 Kia Sportage arrives with a peppy 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine mated to a six-speed automatic transmission. Like its predecessors, the 2018 Sportage boasts the latest technologies and comfort features that families will enjoy for years to come.
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