|2016 Hyundai Tucson||2016 Kia Sportage|
|26 City/33 Hwy||Fuel Economy||21 City/28 Hwy|
|31 cu-ft.||Cargo Volume||26.1 cu-ft.|
2016 Hyundai Tucson vs 2016 Kia Sportage
Hyundai offers drivers a large variety of vehicles and trim levels throughout their entire lineup. The crossovers of Hyundai continue this trend while offering an award winning mixture of passenger space, fuel economy and performance. So when we match up the 2016 Hyundai Tucson vs the 2016 Kia Sportage, we can say we are confident that the Tucson will come out ahead. It all starts with how much room you have, if a vehicle isn’t comfortable nothing else matters. The Tucson offers nearly 5 more cubic feet, which may sound small by will make a noticeable difference over time.
The Hyundai crossover also offers better city and highway fuel economy, saving on fuel consumption for you in any setting. The Tucson also offers a special edition, the walking dead edition is ready for the zombie apocalypse or any other survival situation with all-wheel drive, a survival pack and custom decals. The Tucson offers an extensive suite of standard features like the rearview camera, BlueLink, HomeLink and a proximity key with push button start.
The 2016 Hyundai Tucson in Denver
Though the Tucson’s engine comes in at a slightly smaller size, it offers better fuel economy with a 26 mpg city compared to the Sportage with 21 mpg city. Though that isn’t the greatest difference in cost with one tank, just a year of driving will equate to hundreds in savings. There is also significant room to customize your choice with many trim and feature options.
Either engine option offers plenty of power with either 164 horsepower and 151 lb-ft. or 175 horsepower and 195 lb-ft and is paired with a 7-speed shiftronic automatic transmission. The Tucson is also exceptionally nimble with a turning diameter of 34.9 ft. Each trim comes with the option for all-wheel drive and has a powertrain warranty of 10 years and 100,000 miles, which is one of the best warranties you can find. For more information on the Hyundai Tucson contact us at Planet Hyundai.