Toyota RAV4 vs Kia Sportage Comparison

    Toyota RAV4

    Kia Sportage

    2024 Toyota
    RAV4
    vs
    2024 Kia
    Sportage
    Select Variants...

    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
    8.3
    7.6
    0.0
    Based on the Toyota RAV4 EDGE (AWD) HYBRID
    Based on the Kia Sportage SX+ (FWD)
    Best suitable for...
    Driving the familyDriving the family
    Long distance drivingLong distance driving
    Fuel Efficiency
    55L
    264 to 385 km
    54L
    265 to 437 km
    ANCAP Safety Rating
    Warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    7 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $39,760 - $58,360
    $32,995 - $55,420
    See what others have paid
    Save with CarExpert

    CarExpert's Take

    James Wong
    Production Editor
    James Wong drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Still the efficiency leader
    • Still the people's choice
    • Tech updates are welcome
    Misses
    • Far more expensive than it once was
    • Doesn't go as hard as 163kW might suggest
    • Lacks the premium feel of some rivals
    William Stopford
    News Editor
    William Stopford drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Spacious cabin
    • Distinctive styling
    • Long warranty
    Misses
    • Weak powertrain
    • Poor fuel economy
    • Questionable value proposition

    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

    NA
    • Premium Paint (+$520)

    Colours Available

    The Toyota RAV4 is available in nine different colours, however not all are available across all variants. The following are available on the Cruiser and GXL:

    • Glacier White
    • Crystal Pearl
    • Silver Sky
    • Graphite
    • Atomic Rush (red)
    • Eclipse Black
    • Mineral Blue
    • Saturn Blue

    The GX misses out on Crystal Pearl. The XSE missed out on Crystal Pearl, Atomic Rush, Eclipse lack and Saturn Blue.

    The top-spec Toyota RAV4 Edge misses out on the two white colours and Saturn Blue but it does get its own unique Jungle Khaki colour.

    Premium paint is a $675 option.

    A full list of colours for the 2022 range has yet to be announced.

    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
    DIRECT FUEL INJTURBO CDI, MULTI POINT F/INJ, TUR GASOLINE DIR INJ
    Size (cc)
    1987 - 24871598 - 1999
    Size (L)
    2.5L, 2.0L2.0L, 1.6L
    Induction
    INLINE 4DIESEL TURBO 4, INLINE 4, TURBO 4
    Camshaft
    VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAMDUAL OVERHEAD CAM, VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    1616
    Power
    127kW - 152kW115kW - 137kW
    Power RPM
    5700 - 66004000 - 6200
    Torque
    203Nm - 243Nm192Nm - 416Nm
    Torque RPM
    3600 - 44001500 - 4500
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    13 - 1410.5 - 16

    Can’t Make Up Your Mind?

    FOR FREE EXPERT ADVICE,
    CALL US ON 1300 587 992
    TALK TO AN EXPERT

    Share This to a Friend