Kia Sportage vs Mercedes-AMG GLC Comparison

    Kia Sportage

    Mercedes-AMG GLC

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    2024 Kia
    Sportage
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    2024 Mercedes-AMG
    GLC
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    How they stack...

    CarExpert Score
    CarExpert has rated other vehicles in the suv medium category, between scores of 7.2 and 8.8.
    0.0
    8.1
    7.9
    0.0
    Based on the Kia Sportage GT-LINE HEV (FWD)
    Based on the Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 4MATIC
    Best suitable for...
    Driving the familyDriving the family
    LuxuryLuxury
    FunFun
    Fuel Efficiency
    54L
    265 to 437 km
    66L
    686 to 805 km
    Warranty
    7 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $32,995 - $55,420
    $120,477 - $191,800
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    CarExpert's Take

    Matt Campbell
    Senior Contributor
    Matt Campbell drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Good real-world consumption
    • All the nice GT-Line bits inside
    • Smooth powertrain operations
    Misses
    • Should be more affordable
    • No all-wheel drive option
    • Rude servicing costs
    James Wong
    Production Editor
    James Wong drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Cabin 'wow' factor, cool trim options
    • Smaller engine hasn't reduced performance
    • Practical, capable fast tourer for the family
    Misses
    • Big price premium over Audi, BMW rivals
    • Over $6000 to service over five years
    • Soundtrack lacks character of old V6

    Standard Features

    Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
    Wireless phone charger
    Powered tailgate
    Rear air vents
    Adaptive cruise control
    Climate control
    Reversing sensors
    Reversing camera
    Autonomous emergency braking

    Optional Features

    • Premium Paint (+$520)
    • AMG High Performance Seat Package (+$4,800)
    • Climatised Front Seats (+$1,500)
    • Innovation Pack (+$1,400)
    • Metallic Paint Premium (+$800)

    Colours Available

    Clear White is the standard paint finish, with the following optional:

    • Steel Grey
    • Gravity Grey
    • Fusion Black
    • Vesta Blue
    • Dawning Red
    • Snow White Pearl (SX+ and GT-Line only)
    • Jungle Wood Green (SX+ and GT-Line only)

    Premium paint costs an extra $520.

    All models have a black interior.

    Specs

    Type
    TURBO CDI, MULTI POINT F/INJ, TUR GASOLINE DIR INJTWIN TURBO DIR F/INJ, TURBO DIRECT F/INJ
    Size (cc)
    1598 - 19991991 - 3982
    Size (L)
    2.0L, 1.6L4.0L, 3.0L, 2.0L
    Induction
    DIESEL TURBO 4, INLINE 4, TURBO 4TWIN TURBO V8, TWIN TURBO V6, TURBO 4
    Camshaft
    DUAL OVERHEAD CAM, VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAMVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    1616 - 32
    Power
    115kW - 137kW287kW - 375kW
    Power RPM
    4000 - 62005500 - 6750
    Torque
    192Nm - 416Nm500Nm - 700Nm
    Torque RPM
    1500 - 45001750 - 2500
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    10.5 - 1610.5

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