2021 Kia Sportage Towing Capacity

August 2nd, 2021 by

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Are you on the hunt for an SUV that offers refined amenities, efficient specs, and plenty of style? In the new Kia Sportage, you can have all that and more! Along with the aforementioned benefits, opting for this SUV allows you to take advantage of the formidable Kia Sportage towing capabilities.

Whether you need to haul cargo through Oakville or your adventure gear out to Mehlville, the Sportage has you covered. Despite its compact size and efficient nature, the 2021 Kia Sportage towing capacity reaches an impressive 2,000 pounds. Read on with Suntrup Kia South to learn about the Kia Sportage towing capabilities, features, and more!

Can a Kia Sportage Tow a Boat?

With the proper Kia Sportage towing package, the 2021 model can haul 2,000 pounds! So, can a Kia Sportage tow a boat? The 2021 Kia Sportage towing capacity can accommodate small watercraft like kayaks, canoes, and even a Jet Ski. You may be able to tow a smaller boat with your Sportage as well. However, you’ll likely need a more heavy-duty setup to haul larger boats.

If you were disappointed by the answer to your question, “Can a Kia Sportage tow a boat?” we have your back! The new Kia Sorento and new Kia Telluride both have the chops to trailer a boat! Either option is suitable for almost any hauling need you may have during your Fenton travels. If you’re content with the power the 2021 Kia Sportage towing capacity provides, you’ll be happy to know that this model is built with an array of powerful specs:

2.4L 4-Cylinder Engine

  • 181 hp
  • 175 lb-ft of torque
  • 6-Speed automatic transmission with Sportmatic®
  • EPA-estimated 23/30/26 mpg (City/Highway/Combined)

2.0L Turbo 4-Cylinder Engine

  • 240 hp
  • 260 lb-ft of torque
  • 6-Speed automatic transmission with Sportmatic®
  • EPA-estimated 20/28/23 mpg (City/Highway/Combined)

2021 Kia Sportage Towing Accessories

The Kia Sportage towing package and available accessories enable you to take on tough towing tasks in a safer and easier way than ever before. Our parts team is here to help you decide which components you need to add to your Kia Sportage towing package to handle the trailering jobs that come your way. Explore some of the available Kia Sportage towing accessories and sporting attachments here:

  • Mighty Mounts
  • Sport visors
  • Tow Hitch (includes harness)
  • Roof Rack Cross Bars
  • Tow Hitch Chrome Cover
  • Wheel Locks

Find a New Kia Sportage in St. Louis Today!

If the time’s right for you to upgrade your travels, the Kia Sportage is waiting for you at Suntrup Kia South. This effortlessly stylish and surprisingly powerful SUV is perfect for growing families and weekend warriors alike. Team up with our financiers to score the best possible deals when you’re ready to bring home a new SUV. Contact us today if you have any questions about the Kia Sportage or the services we provide!

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