Kia Sportage SX FWD Information

Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Fuel Efficiency

Kia has manufactured models of Sportage SX FWD for 2 years. They average 22.0 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2016 Sportage SX FWD above average at 22 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2016 Sportage SX FWD to be $1,750 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $1,500 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Sportage SX FWD consumes about 15 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Sportage SX FWD emits 407 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 6,105,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 291 trees would offset these emissions. The Sportage SX FWD does not have start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2016 Kia Sportage SX FWD 22 26 20
2015 Kia Sportage SX FWD 22 26 20

MPG breakdown by model options

The Kia Sportage SX FWD has 2 different model options on record with the EPA since 2015. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2016 Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 22 26 20
2015 Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 22 26 20