Kia Sportage Ground Clearance in Quick-to-Read Graphs

Ride height changes trhough history

Quick notes on Kia Sportage clearance

    • Estimated clearance for generation: 175 mm (6.9 in)
    • Offroad abilities: good
    • Ride height per person: 35 mm (1.4 in)
    • Clearance when loaded: 143 — 155 mm (5.6 — 6.1 in)
    • Risk of damage on bad road: quite low
    • Clearance to tire height: 175 mm / 151 mm
    • Ride height to disc diameter: 175 mm / 406 mm
    • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 187 mm
    • Difference with world average: +14 mm
    • Clearancell rating: 8 / 10

Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.0 MPI — 0.8 hp/mm
  • 2.0 CRDi — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 2.4 GDI — 1 hp/mm
  • 1.6 GDI — 0.8 hp/mm
  • 1.6 T-GDI — 1 hp/mm
  • 1.6 CRDi — 0.8 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.0 MPI — 1.1 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 CRDi — 2.3 Nm/mm
  • 2.4 GDI — 1.3 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 GDI — 0.9 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 T-GDI — 1.5 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 CRDi — 1.9 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.0 MPI — 22 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 CRDi — 33 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.4 GDI — 21 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 GDI — 25 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 T-GDI — 23 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 CRDi — 34 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.0 MPI 182 mm
    (7.2 in)
    91 mm/L 149 mm
    (5.9 in)
    +12% 11.1
    2.0 CRDi 172 mm
    (6.8 in)
    86 mm/L 139 mm
    (5.5 in)
    +6% 10.5
    2.4 GDI 182 mm
    (7.2 in)
    77 mm/L 149 mm
    (5.9 in)
    +12% 11.1
    1.6 GDI 172 mm
    (6.8 in)
    108 mm/L 139 mm
    (5.5 in)
    +6% 10.5
    1.6 T-GDI 172 mm
    (6.8 in)
    108 mm/L 139 mm
    (5.5 in)
    +6% 10.5
    1.6 CRDi 172 mm
    (6.8 in)
    108 mm/L 139 mm
    (5.5 in)
    +6% 10.5
    Vehicle 2.0 MPI
    Clearance 182 mm (7.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 91 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 149 mm (5.9 in)
    Difference from world average +12%
    Ride height to car height 11.1%
    Vehicle 2.0 CRDi
    Clearance 172 mm (6.8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 86 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 139 mm (5.5 in)
    Difference from world average +6%
    Ride height to car height 10.5%
    Vehicle 2.4 GDI
    Clearance 182 mm (7.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 77 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 149 mm (5.9 in)
    Difference from world average +12%
    Ride height to car height 11.1%
    Vehicle 1.6 GDI
    Clearance 172 mm (6.8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 108 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 139 mm (5.5 in)
    Difference from world average +6%
    Ride height to car height 10.5%
    Vehicle 1.6 T-GDI
    Clearance 172 mm (6.8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 108 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 139 mm (5.5 in)
    Difference from world average +6%
    Ride height to car height 10.5%
    Vehicle 1.6 CRDi
    Clearance 172 mm (6.8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 108 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 139 mm (5.5 in)
    Difference from world average +6%
    Ride height to car height 10.5%

    Quick notes on Kia Sportage clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 173 mm (6.8 in)
      • Offroad abilities: good
      • Ride height per person: 34.6 mm (1.4 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 141 — 153 mm (5.6 — 6 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite low
      • Clearance to tire height: 173 mm / 123 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 173 mm / 458 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 185 mm
      • Difference with world average: +12 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 8 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.0 GDI — 1.4 hp/mm
  • 2.4 GDI — 1 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.0 GDI — 2 Nm/mm
  • 2.4 GDI — 1.4 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.0 GDI — 15 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.4 GDI — 17 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.0 GDI 173 mm
    (6.8 in)
    87 mm/L 140 mm
    (5.5 in)
    +7% 10.4
    2.4 GDI 173 mm
    (6.8 in)
    73 mm/L 140 mm
    (5.5 in)
    +7% 10.5
    Vehicle 2.0 GDI
    Clearance 173 mm (6.8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 87 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 140 mm (5.5 in)
    Difference from world average +7%
    Ride height to car height 10.4%
    Vehicle 2.4 GDI
    Clearance 173 mm (6.8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 73 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 140 mm (5.5 in)
    Difference from world average +7%
    Ride height to car height 10.5%

    Quick notes on Kia Sportage clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 172 mm (6.8 in)
      • Offroad abilities: good
      • Ride height per person: 34.4 mm (1.4 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 140 — 152 mm (5.5 — 6 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite low
      • Clearance to tire height: 172 mm / 138 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 172 mm / 432 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 184 mm
      • Difference with world average: +11 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 8 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.0 GDI — 1 hp/mm
  • 2.0 CRDi — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 1.6 GDI — 0.8 hp/mm
  • 1.7 CRDi — 0.7 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.0 GDI — 1.2 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 CRDi — 2.3 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 GDI — 1 Nm/mm
  • 1.7 CRDi — 1.5 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.0 GDI — 21 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 CRDi — 24 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 GDI — 25 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.7 CRDi — 32 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.0 GDI 172 mm
    (6.8 in)
    86 mm/L 139 mm
    (5.5 in)
    +6% 10.5
    2.0 CRDi 172 mm
    (6.8 in)
    86 mm/L 139 mm
    (5.5 in)
    +6% 10.5
    1.6 GDI 172 mm
    (6.8 in)
    108 mm/L 139 mm
    (5.5 in)
    +6% 10.5
    1.7 CRDi 172 mm
    (6.8 in)
    102 mm/L 139 mm
    (5.5 in)
    +6% 10.5
    Vehicle 2.0 GDI
    Clearance 172 mm (6.8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 86 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 139 mm (5.5 in)
    Difference from world average +6%
    Ride height to car height 10.5%
    Vehicle 2.0 CRDi
    Clearance 172 mm (6.8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 86 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 139 mm (5.5 in)
    Difference from world average +6%
    Ride height to car height 10.5%
    Vehicle 1.6 GDI
    Clearance 172 mm (6.8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 108 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 139 mm (5.5 in)
    Difference from world average +6%
    Ride height to car height 10.5%
    Vehicle 1.7 CRDi
    Clearance 172 mm (6.8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 102 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 139 mm (5.5 in)
    Difference from world average +6%
    Ride height to car height 10.5%

    Quick notes on Kia Sportage clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 196 mm (7.7 in)
      • Offroad abilities: good
      • Ride height per person: 39.2 mm (1.5 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 164 — 176 mm (6.5 — 6.9 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: low
      • Clearance to tire height: 196 mm / 140 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 196 mm / 406 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 208 mm
      • Difference with world average: +35 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 8 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.0 CRDi — 0.8 hp/mm
  • 2.0 16V — 0.7 hp/mm
  • 2.7 V6 — 0.9 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.0 CRDi — 1.6 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 16V — 0.9 Nm/mm
  • 2.7 V6 — 1.2 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.0 CRDi — 28 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 16V — 24 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.7 V6 — 20 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.0 CRDi 196 mm
    (7.7 in)
    98 mm/L 163 mm
    (6.4 in)
    +18% 11.6
    2.0 16V 196 mm
    (7.7 in)
    99 mm/L 163 mm
    (6.4 in)
    +18% 11.6
    2.7 V6 196 mm
    (7.7 in)
    74 mm/L 163 mm
    (6.4 in)
    +18% 11.6
    Vehicle 2.0 CRDi
    Clearance 196 mm (7.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 98 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 163 mm (6.4 in)
    Difference from world average +18%
    Ride height to car height 11.6%
    Vehicle 2.0 16V
    Clearance 196 mm (7.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 99 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 163 mm (6.4 in)
    Difference from world average +18%
    Ride height to car height 11.6%
    Vehicle 2.7 V6
    Clearance 196 mm (7.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 74 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 163 mm (6.4 in)
    Difference from world average +18%
    Ride height to car height 11.6%