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KIA Sportage (2005–2010)

Last updated 26 August 2016

Enjoyable drive, especially in diesel form. Plenty of kit. Rear seats recline and fold flat easily. Roomy and practical.
Not as fuel efficient as a RAV-4, CR-V or X-Trail diesel. Thick back pillars compromise rear three-quarter vision.
Updated 16 April 2014

Main front to back propshaft reported as simply "falling off" 2008 KIA Sportage, causing considerable damage.

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The first nice surprise when you step inside the a Sportage is the smell. There isn't one. Interiors of cars from South Korea used to pong like a glue factory, but thankfully the Sportage is an odour-free zone.

Owners' reviews

Rivals are better
Great long distance cruiser
Better than expected
Lumbering Piece of Sh1te , drips oil everywhere - a poor poor car - avoid.
Excellent for what I want so far.
Nothing but Problems

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