2019 Kia Sportage vs 2019 Jeep Cherokee

Comparison image of a gray 2019 Kia Sportage and a white 2019 Jeep Cherokee

Are you currently searching for a compact SUV that offers great engine performance and cargo space? If so, then you are in luck! There are several excellent compact SUV options available for the 2019 model year in the Edmonton, AB area. Two of the better options available for customers to explore are the 2019 Kia Sportage and the 2019 Jeep Cherokee.

Which of these two SUV options is the better option for customers to purchase? The best way to answer this question is to put these two vehicles through a model comparison. For this comparison, we will be evaluating the base engines for each SUV and the interior space that each SUV has to offer. Let’s take a look and see how these two SUVs stack up against one another!

Base Engine Comparison

2019 Kia Sportage


2019 Jeep Cherokee

2.4L 4-Cylinder Engine Base Engine 2.4L 4-Cylinder Engine
181 Horsepower Engine Power 180 Horsepower
175 Pound-Feet Engine Torque 171 Pound-Feet
10.2 (City) / 7.8 (Hwy) Fuel Consumption (L/100KM) 10.7 (City) / 7.6 (Hwy)

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As you can see in the table above, the 2019 Kia Sportage and 2019 Jeep Cherokee both feature two excellent engine options. These options are also both incredibly comparable, only varying in performance by a very small margin. With that being said, the 2019 Kia Sportage offers slightly better engine performance and fuel consumption than the 2019 Jeep Cherokee. The table below highlights the interior space each of these compact SUV’s has to offer. As you can see, the 2019 Kia Sportage has a clear advantage in cargo capacity and interior volume.

Interior Comparison

2019 Sportage


2019 Cherokee

5 Passengers Passenger Space 5 Passengers
869 Litres Standard Cargo Capacity 697 Litres
1702 Litres Maximum Cargo Capacity 1555 Litres
3661 Litres EPA Interior Volume 3625 Litres

If you are interested in learning more about the 2019 Kia Sportage and all the excellent features that it has to offer, contact the staff at Kia West Edmonton today! Our team is here to answer any questions that you might have about the 2019 Sportage or any of the other excellent Kia models we have in our inventory. Stop by our dealership in Edmonton, AB today!